In Phoenix, an erstwhile porn emporium gets a net-zero makeover
June 11, 2013, 9:35 p.m. by Matt Hickman
For its Phoenix offices, DPR Construction transforms a one-time adult superstore into a net-zero energy showstopper complete with certification from the International Living Future Institute.
EV living: Honda breaks ground on net-zero concept home
April 29, 2013, 1:53 p.m. by Matt Hickman
In a project that links net-zero energy home building with electric vehicle ownership, Honda breaks ground on a super-efficient demo home on the campus of UC Davis.
Lab, sweet lab: NIST Net Zero Energy Residential Test Facility opens
September 17, 2012, 8 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Inside a rather humdrum-looking suburban Washington, D.C., home, the typical family of 4 is replaced by a virtual clan as part of a $2.5M effort to test energy-efficient technologies and materials.
After 14 months without tourists, Kauai's North Shore tests the waters again
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