REI’s latest solar system will offset 100 percent of the facility’s annual electricity consumption, helping the company reach its goal of achieving a net zero operation.
As the population of the world grows we need to consider how we will house, power and feed everyone when all of the earth’s resources are both limited and reaching depletion.
This home is considered net zero energy over the course of a year
The property now includes a solar photovoltaic system, central boiler system, highly-efficient heat pumps and energy star appliances.
This is known as a Net Zero Energy home