by Eric Thomas,

How do people interested in building a zero-energy home get started? The process usually begins with a lot of online research. Over the course of building two net-zero homes, we’ve read a lot, learned a ton, and gathered a lot of resources. Below are some of the top websites and online resources for homeowners and building professionals looking to expand their knowledge of zero-energy building. Enjoy!

Zero-Energy Home Builders

Zero-Energy Home Designers and Architects

Zero-Energy Home Directories

Zero-Energy Home Projects and Blogs

Zero-Energy House Video Resources

Definitions of Net-Zero

Case Studies

Award-Winning Zero-Energy Homes

Home Tours

Prefab Zero-Energy Homes

Net-Zero Certification Programs

This list is a little bit scrappy and definitely incomplete, but we hope it provides you with plenty of inspiration and information as you tackle your own green building project.


This was originally posted on Artemesia Cabin. Visit their site to learn much more!