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5 Components of a Net Zero Energy Building

Posted by John Noriega on Friday, February 10, 2012,

--Unfortunately, there is not a recipe for constructing a net zero energy building, but these guidelines provide a fundamental basis of how net zero energy is acheived through smart design and innovative technologies.

Alternative Energy Source

Alternative energy can come from a variety of sources: solar, wind, geothermal, and biomass.  These renewable energy sources can be harnessed in a variety of ways to provide power, heating, and cooling to a building and lower supplemental consumption by t...

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Tendril Connect Energy Management

Posted by John Noriega on Monday, April 11, 2011,

--New energy management technology helps connect smart, sustainable buildings to utility companies; the Tendril Connect offers energy savings on a whole new level.

The Tendril Connect platform utilizes the Tendril Smart Grid at a residential level to bring successful energy management to property owners.  This aspect is the cornerstone of Tendril’s attempt to develop the “Energy Internet.”  The Energy Internet gathers knowledge on energy consumption and trends from the local grid to help...

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