August 12, 2016

Pulte builds zero-net home in California

By Marcie Geffner - NewHomeSource.com

PulteGroup, a major national homebuilder head- quartered in Atlanta, is building a prototype zero-net energy (ZNE) home in the company’s Botanica community in Brentwood, Calif.

ZNE homes, which produce as much energy from renewable sources as they consume, aren’t new. In fact, builders have constructed one-off ZNEs in cities all around the United States.

The unanswered question has been whether they can scale up the ZNE concept to build these homes in the hundreds instead of one at a time.

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