ZERO NET ENERGY CASE STUDY BUILDINGS

Client: Zero Net Energy, PG&E

Two case study books describe the design process and strategies of 11 commercial ZNE buildings in California. The results of each building's energy modeling are also compared to one year of energy performance monitoring. PDFs of both volumes are available for free download: Volume 1 (2014) and Volume 2 (2016).


Architecture at Zero - Competition Book (2014)

Client: Zero Net Energy, PG&E

A printed volume covering the first three years of the Architecture at Zero competition, from 2011 to 2013.


2013 Best Practice Case Studies

Client: Lehrer Designs

CSU Fullerton Campus-wide Lighting Retrofit

The case study is available here (PDF)

CSU Monterey Bay TRIPWise and Campus Transportation Projects

The case study is available here (PDF)

UC Santa Barbara Water Action Plan

The case study is available here (PDF)

The full set of 2013 case studies from all authors is available on the UC Berkeley Green Building Research Center here.


"What if This Actually Works? Implementing California's Zero Net Energy Goals" (2013)

Anna LaRue was an author on a book chapter in Energy Efficiency: Towards the End of Demand Growth.


Architecture at Zero: Results & Lessons from a Zero Net Energy Design Competition (2012)

A paper presented at the ACEEE Summer Study 2012, available here.


2012 Best Practice Case Studies

Client: Lehrer Designs

UC Santa Cruz Campus-wide Lighting Retrofit

The case study is available here (PDF)

CSU Chico Meriam Library Lighting Retrofit

The case study is available here (PDF)

Cal Poly Irrigation Conservation and Site Water Quality Program

The case study is available here (PDF)

The full set of 2012 case studies from all authors is available on the UC Berkeley Green Building Research Center here.


2011 Best Practice Case StudY

Client: Lehrer Designs

CSU Long Beach Campus-wide Lighting Energy Efficiency Project

The case study is available here (PDF). The full set of 2011 case studies from all authors is available on the UC Berkeley Green Building Research Center here.


"Zeroing in on Zero Net Energy" (2011)

Anna LaRue was an author on a book chapter in Energy, Sustainability, and the Environment.