Zero Energy, Brad Liljequist

Net Zero Energy is dead, long live Zero Energy

The International Living Future Institute’s reboot of its Net Zero Energy program is more than a name change. It establishes NZE’s replacement — Zero Energy Building Certification— as the sole standard for an achievement that’s increasingly common among high-performance buildings.

Paul Hawken. Photo by David Hodge

Drawdown’s Paul Hawken speaks Tuesday at Carter Center

Green business guru Paul Hawken wants to change the way we think about climate change. He comes to Atlanta Tuesday to about his new book, Drawdown, and the project behind it.

Drawdown bills itself as “the world’s most comprehensive plan to reverse global warming.”