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The Power Of Zero

The Power of Zero showcases the world’s leading net zero energy buildings, demonstrating tangible examples, successful strategies, and actual data for developers, designers and contractors to effectively achieve net zero energy performance while mitigating climate change, ocean acidification, and extraction impacts. Projects include commercial, residential, and institutional buildings, both new and remodeled, in an array of different climates.

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  • By Jason F. McLennan


A socially just, culturally rich, ecologically restorative world - International Living Future Institute

The Power of Zero is written both for the interested layperson and the engaged technician. 

Part I begins with an exploration of the underlying principles of and reasons for achieving net zero energy at the building and the community scale. 

Part II presents nineteen unique case studies from proven Net Zero Energy Certified projects in a variety of climates with different typologies and sizes. 

Part III delves into the visionary master planning involved in the creation of net zero energy communities. 

Considering this array of powerful examples and innovative concepts, The Power of Zero concludes with a progressive look ahead along the regenerative path to achieving a carbon-free, Net Positive future.

ISBN 978-0-9827749-5-3

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Where does the product come from?

This product is made in Canada.

What is it made of?

Printed on FSC-certified paper, processed Chlorine-Free, using vegetable-based ink.

Where does it go at the end of its life?

These products are best donated or recycled .

COMPANY statement

The INTERNATIONAL LIVING FUTURE INSTITUTE’S mission is to lead the transformation toward a civilization that is socially just, culturally rich, and ecologically restorative. The organization is premised on the belief that providing a compelling vision for the future is a fundamental requirement for reconciling humanity’s relationship with the natural world.