Net Zero Energy Building.

Abbreviation: NZE

“An energy-efficient building where, on a source energy basis, the actual annual delivered energy is less than or equal to the on-site renewable exported energy.”


The National Institute of Building Sciences, prepared for the U.S. Department of Energy. “A Common Definition for Zero Energy Buildings.” September 2015. Visited July 22, 2016.


Zero Net Carbon Building, ZNC, Zero Energy Building, ZEB, Net Zero Site Energy Building, Site ZEB, Net Zero Source Energy Building, Source ZEB, Zero Emissions Building

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