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Leger Wanaselja Architecture
Tomales Retreat
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must rely on current solar income (that is, renewable energy) for 100 percent of the project’s energy needs. In fact, with the release of the Living Building
projects actually have to produce more energy than they consume. As long as a project demonstrates, with 12 months of energy statements, that it is producing
producing 105 percent of the energy it needs, this petal can be accomplished in any number of ways. Homeowners can install photovoltaic systems, solar thermal
EnergyThe energy petal is deceptively simple: The project must rely on current solar income (that is, renewable energy) for 100 percent of the project’s
project’s energy needs. In fact, with the release of the Living Building Challenge 3.0, projects actually have to produce more energy than they consume.As long
“Riley- underground” — justinemenzies
ZeroEnergy Design
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Passive House Retreat
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only one-tenth of the energy for heating compared to a similar new home built only to code requirements. Architecture | ZeroEnergy Design Construction |
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only one-tenth of the energy for heating compared to a similar new home built only to code requirements. Architecture | ZeroEnergy Design Construction |
vacation residence located in a beautiful ocean community on the New ZeroEnergyDesign England coast features high performance and creative use of space
“Simple” — mytrle
Princeton Architectural Press
From the Ground Up
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energy efficient, 1100 sq ft homes built for $150k
Discovering a New EfficiencyR House, Syracuse (2011), Architecture Research Office and TED by Onion
neighbors (not seen here). Both are designed to passive-house standards (minimal energy input), which informed their compact form and appearance. Their north-facing
“solid” — raggedyann50
Thomas Roszak Architecture, LLC
7RR-Ecohome
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path. We wanted to construct a house that is smart and efficient in terms of construction and energy, both in terms of the building and the user. We could
as much as 15%. 2x6 framing allows for more insulation and energy savings. Super efficient windows have low-E argon gas filled units, and thermally insulated
air quality. Smart home system controls lighting, HVAC, and shades to better manage energy use. Plumbing runs through interior walls reducing possibilities
materials. Energy-Star rated furnaces and smart thermostats are located throughout the house to minimize duct runs and avoid energy loss. Energy-Star rated
“It is open” — oliviadolphin
Thomas Roszak Architecture, LLC
7RR-Ecohome
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path. We wanted to construct a house that is smart and efficient in terms of construction and energy, both in terms of the building and the user. We could
as much as 15%. 2x6 framing allows for more insulation and energy savings. Super efficient windows have low-E argon gas filled units, and thermally insulated
air quality. Smart home system controls lighting, HVAC, and shades to better manage energy use. Plumbing runs through interior walls reducing possibilities
materials. Energy-Star rated furnaces and smart thermostats are located throughout the house to minimize duct runs and avoid energy loss. Energy-Star rated
“Nice” — voss5
Arkin Tilt Architects
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Chalk Hill Off-Grid Cabin
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build better houses, with more efficient envelopes and lower energy consumption and waste, a greater percentage of the energy we do use is going toward heating
How to Add a Solar Water Heater Lower energy bills without a major renovation by putting the sun to work heating your
LEED-certified houses, heating water for residential use is the primary energy demand. As a result, here in Europe, many local and national laws now
kind of system.” — Mariana PickeringIf you’ve wanted to add some energy efficiency to your house, look into a solar water heater. Pickering has laid out
can usually expect to see big savings immediately. The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that monthly bills drop by 50 to 80 percent after a solar water
“recreation cabin off the grid” — FM Design Build Systems
Beach Style Living Room
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here is to check on the energy efficiency of your current furnace or boiler, which is measured by annual fuel-utilization efficiency (AFUE). Very old models
furnaces and boilers to increase energy efficiency, though the cost should be weighed against the cost of replacement and energy bill savings.
the cards, you can still improve efficiency by covering single-pane windows with storm windows in winter and white shades in summer to reflect heat away
models had efficiencies in the 56 to 70 percent range, while the best new furnaces measure up to 97 percent efficient. It is possible to retrofit older furnaces
“Love the windows.” — annebernard
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Traditional lake home.
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Lighting. Incandescent bulbs, though not the most energy efficient, have a desirable glow with a warm aesthetic as well as offer good
Lighting. Incandescent bulbs, though not the most energy efficient
Could I move 2 x fluted light shades to front room and in my bedroom put fan and wall lights or fluorescent?
Lighting. Incandescent bulbs, though not the most energy efficient, have a desirable glow with a warm aesthetic as well as offer good reading light. To
“lamp” — DEEPIKA EXPORTS
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