Post Tagged with: "Sir Samks Ski and Bike"

by / on September 3, 2013 at 10:53 am

NetZeroBuild wall construction – July 31, 2013

Preparing for the footers – July end and August Beginning – 2013 Start of Walls from Sticks and Stones Productions on Vimeo. We are cruising back to the archives with Sticks and Stones media. Thanks to Midori for getting these to us. In the video Lou Fenninger, owner and CEO […]

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by / on July 7, 2013 at 5:37 pm

Pouring the cement pad – June 29-13

We had a full crew and three loads of cement to place onto the form on the NetZeroBuild.ca site last week. It will become a studio eventually. Pottery anyone? Marianne can’t wait. Or so I’m told. But for the duration of the build itself? The pad will act as a […]

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by / on June 7, 2013 at 1:39 pm

Net Zero Build – June 5 update… Video

JUNE 5 2013 VIDEO UPDATE The weather took a strange turn here in the Highlands this week. Frost warning followed by rain and below average temperatures have muddied up the site once again. But CEO Lou Fenninger is still out everyday with his chain saw and bobcat (skidder) moving timber […]

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by / on April 6, 2013 at 8:31 am

Timbers and Time Lapse on NetZeroBuild Site

The process of cutting and priming the foundational timbers is well underway on the site of NetZeroBuild.ca.

We are located right beside the Sir Sam’s Ski and Bike facility so if you are ever in the area please feel free to come and visit.

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by / on March 1, 2013 at 12:32 pm

Preparing timbers video from netzerobuild.ca

The following video depicts the start of our ambitious project here at Netzerobuild.ca. In it CEO Lou Fenninger begins the arduous task of moving timbers from one end of the site to the prep site. We have a sawmill for squaring the locally harvested hardwood and they will be debarked […]

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by / on December 22, 2012 at 12:36 pm

The Home of the Future Is Now a Reality – From The Dirt.com

Net Zero is Here! REPRINTED FROM THE DIRT – Get it HERE  Lakiya Culley, an administrative assistant at the U.S. State Department and mother of three, just moved into one of the most innovative, energy-efficient houses in the U.S. In Deanwood, a working class, primarily African-American neighborhood of Washington, D.C. […]

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by / on December 22, 2012 at 7:45 am

About Net Zero Build?

What is Net Zero?? A zero-energy building, is a building with zero net energy consumption and zero carbon emissions annually. Traditional buildings consume 40% of the total fossil fuel energy in the North Ameriica and European Union and are significant contributors of greenhouse gases. The zero net energy consumption principle […]

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by / on December 22, 2012 at 6:00 am

Windows, glass walls can generate electricity – Have a look at the future

Reprinted from DAILY NEWS Nov 13, 2012 11:13 AM According to a nano-energy expert who spoke in Toronto last week, in the future the glass walls on our buildings could be generating the energy we need to run those buildings, while “e-boxes” would enable us to transmit that power wirelessly from building […]

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