Net Zero & Net Zero Ready Labelling

Net Zero & Net Zero Ready Labelling

Many people are realising the value of a highly energy efficient home.  Less energy wasted means lower utility bills and the social satisfaction of reducing greenhouse gases generated to heat and cool the home. But surely homeowners would like their homes to have a...
Canadian Manufactured Housing Institute Design and Technology Forum

Canadian Manufactured Housing Institute Design and Technology Forum

There is no longer any doubt that energy efficient buildings are making an impact on the construction industry, now that the Canadian Home Builders Association (CHBA) have the Net Zero Energy Housing Council, whose spring meeting in Ottawa was densely populated...
Net Zero & Net Zero Ready Labelling

Net-Zero and Net-Zero Ready

These words, “Net-Zero” and “Net-Zero Ready” have been bandied about for years.  Several pilot homes have been built and studied, and articles written.  But the concepts have not caught on – why?  There are certainly no technical problems left...