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Net-Zero Home Could Eliminate Energy Bills

Thu, 2012-11-29 12:05 -- llancaster

A house is designed to consume less energy than it generates on an annual basis.
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Nov 29 2012 - 12:00pm
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  1. Net-zero home - A home that produces as much energy as it consumes.
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