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Energy efficient homes are unaffordable with conventional bank financing. Locally issued value indexed bonds will make them affordable.
Establishment of energy + + Buildings in a sustainable style of construction, currently wood - 100% renewable energy supply (electric, heat)
Want to cut carbon pollution? Start w/ buildings: give real-time feedback on energy consumption and crowdsource the hunt for energy leaks.
To make the first Window Insulating Plug&Play solar panel to save energy on Air-conditioning, while making clean energy. Anyone can install.
We will leverage the market for demand response to enable widespread adoption of home energy management systems
Super-Energy-Efficient Houses Offer Free-Market Choice to Save Money, Homes and Lives WITHOUT Regulation or Fossil-Fuel Industry Resistance
Build a full size 3D Printed Hempcrete Structure to demonstrate Hemp/3D Printing as a sustainable alternative to traditional construction.
Algae Frame to handle Global Warming. This differs from other approaches,its simple and more efficient but requires government support.
Off-grid tiny home demo w/biodiesel from septic tank effluent, all-electric, std constr to code, 14x20ft 2-story+grnhs, H2O w/cistern, 3kw.
Alternative to Wood type insulated framing methods, less material and labour and overall costs, for a Quality, Super Insulated Structure
Update building codes to encourage/require green technology.
Hemp in Hempcrete is a GREAT way to lock up CO2. But there's no space to grow enough. Until now.
Focus on lost ecosystems of urban development . (Climate Colab ,I need Global option for my impact , regions option is not enough)