You’ve heard of the government’s Energy Star program for homes and the LEED rating system, but do you know about passive homes? This article will familiarize you with energy efficient home-building on steroids. Europe has about 25,000 passive structures, the U.S. just 13. That number is growing.
One of the most important issues of our day is climate change, a phenomenon mostly caused by human activity. Its effects go far beyond temperature increases and altered weather patterns; they have a significant impact on important industries like tourism, industry, and agriculture. The people who directly depend