Built Environment: Energy Neutral Commercial Building

There is a worthwhile read on a large-scale energy neutral (energy in= energy produced) facility near completion from Popular Science.  It is worth tracking for progress:

“The National Renewable Energy Laboratory is the Department of Energy’s green tech incubation lab, so perhaps it’s no surprise that the research agency is attempting to lead America to greener pastures by example. The NREL just put the finishing touches on its new Research Support Facility (RSF) in Golden, Colo., — the largest zero-energy office building in the nation — hoping other developers will follow its lead.”  Read more