Toward a Zero Energy Home. David Johnston, Scott Gibson.

Toward a Zero Energy Home.

Taunton Press, 04/2010. A Complete Guide to Energy Self-Sufficiency at Home. Item #25199
ISBN: 9781600851438

From the Publisher;


A Zero Energy Home (ZEH) – a home that produces as much energy as it consumes
– is an idea whose time has come! Authors David Johnston and Scott Gibson (Green
from the Ground Up
) explore the design and construction of self-sufficient
houses from start to finish. They make the case for a ZEH; cite climate and
geographic challenges; describe exactly how to go about building an
energy-efficient home; and feature ten houses that were built for zero energy
living. With unequaled knowledge and a passion for the subject, the authors walk
readers through the process of building and living in a truly green home.


About the Authors;


A leader in the green building movement, David Johnston is the author
of Green from the Ground Up, lecturer and keynote speaker, and founder of
greenbuilding.com. He has received numerous awards for his work, including being
named the Environmental Hero for 2004 by Interiors and Sources magazine
and Builder of the Year by the Washington, D.C., chapter of the National
Association of the Remodeling Industry.


Scott Gibson is a freelance writer specializing in building topics and
a longtime contributing editor to Fine Homebuilding magazine. He is
coauthor of Green from the Ground Up.


256 pages, paperback.Taunton Press (April, 2010)


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Price: $24.95

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