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What does ZNE stand for?

ZNE stands for Zero Net Energy (completely energy efficient)

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RELATED ARTICLES: Schneider launches 'Energy University Hero' in GCC | Qatalum, Hydro to study zero net energy buildings | FM & energy firm MAF Dalkia hits 10 year milestone For the ninth consecutive year, 3M has won a Sustained Excellence Award for its worldwide energy conservation efforts from the US Environmental Protection Agency as part of its Energy Star Partner of the Year programme - making it the first firm to win as many consecutive awards.
The just-built West Village housing complex has the lofty goal of becoming Zero Net Energy (ZNE), which means the 23 completed buildings plan to generate as much energy as their 800 current residents consume over the course of a year/It's more than just low-flow toilets, double pane windows, and low-VOC paint jobs (although check, check, and check).
Sustainability through architecture, landscape, material choices and practices will enable the campus to reach its triple zero commitment to be zero waste, zero net energy and zero net emissions by 2020.
The results suggest that while 70% savings homes are possible, DOE's target for Zero Net Energy (remaining energy usage to be off-set by on-site renewables) is currently not cost-effective.