An Introductory Course on Zero Net Energy by Terry Nordbye

Saturday, September 26, 2020 - 4:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Description: 

Free on Zoom

Zero Net Energy (ZNE) is a whole-house, whole-system approach to mitigating climate change. This one-hour introduction will show how ZNE buildings reduce dependence on fossil fuels and mitigate the rapid pace of global warming. We will cover topics such as:

·      What is a ZNE building? 

·      Am I able to apply its principles to my house?

·      Assembling the needed team players.

There will be time for questions and answers. People interested in learning more will be invited to an in-depth follow-up class. RSVP to Bing Gong ( for more information.

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Terry Nordbye lives in Inverness and has been a general building contractor in Marin County for 40 years. In 2010, he built California’s first new- construction Passive House, for CLAM (Community Land Trust Association of West Marin). He now consults with architects, designers, and contractors and builders on how to achieve high-performance buildings with Zero Net Energy targets. Terry has taught college-level courses, spoken at professional conferences, and published articles in journals and magazines focused on home energy and superb indoor thermal comfort.

Posted by: 
Bing Gong

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