Water Your Garden While Traveling, Landscaping with Trees and more

Green Builder Media's April 2, 2015 Vantage Enewsletter
Apr 6, 2015 9:30 AM ET

Solar in the Spotlight It’s solar power’s shining moment—the renewable energy source is currently growing faster than any other segment in the energy industry. Last year, a new solar system was installed in the U.S. every three minutes. Creative financing solutions and plummeting panel prices have made solar widely accessible for homeowners and businesses alike. And by next year, experts predict that solar will actually be the cheapest form of electricity in many U.S. states.

Solar Living Sourcebook Available exclusively through this site at a 30% discount, the latest edition includes key information you need to make the best long-term choices for self reliance.

Water Your Garden Online This web-based system is a 10-minute upgrade that manages complicated irrigation scheduling from anywhere with internet access.

Passive House Options Now Include Classic, Plus and Premium Passive House Institute has named its initial standard Classic and introduces two new categories--Passive House Plus and Passive House Premium--for its building certification.

Landscaping with Trees Trees are a site’s biggest asset. These guidelines will help you protect and manage them through a construction project and beyond.

Green Goings-On Looking to network with like-minded, green building professionals? Check out our Green Goings On listing, which is regularly updated with information about important upcoming green conferences and events.

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