MIA (Ch.10) Eco-buildings (Ep.3) Riverdale NetZero Part Two: Energizing
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utilizes four forms of solar energy and a super-efficient design to
create a house that will have zero net carbon emissions over time.
Edmonton celebrates as we raise the bar for Canadian building standards.
About Chapter 10:
friendly buildings enhance the collection and storage of heat and light,
making the need for purchased energy almost nil. New materials and
design strategies are being innovated right here in Alberta. What will
the homes and public buildings of the future look like?
Made-in-Alberta (MIA) Series
Energy, water and
climate, these are hot topics for the 21st Century. With conventional
fuel reserves running out, water tables running low, and global
temperatures running high, 96 percent of Albertans now want new energy
solutions. Since 2004, Barb Allard and her Made-in-Alberta team have
been finding these solutions and bringing them to community television
and the world wide web.
For more information
about Made-in-Alberta, visit
Solar Energy Society of Canada, Inc. – Northern Alberta Chapter
Shaw TV, Capital Region
to RBCC WebTV, May 2009
Broadcast Shaw TV, Capital Region, May 2009
Uploaded to YouTube, May 2009
Available on DVD?
Producer for RBCC: Barb Allard
Written & Directed: Barb Allard
Cinematography & DOP: Ric Gustavsen, Kyle Schneider, Jimmy Bustos,
Editor: Jeremy Rittwage
3-D Animation: Peter Amerongen
Motion Graphics: Kyle Schneider
Music: Final Cut Studio Pro music library
Experts (in order of appearance):
Howell, Howell Mayhew Engineering
Peter Amerongen, Habitat Design Studios
Stephen Mandel, Mayor of Edmonton
Howell, Solar Engineer
Riverdale net zero passive solar efficient energy environment
equilibrium green eco clean diy independent climate global warming peak