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November 03, 2004

NowHouse Project Now Open in San Francisco and on the Web

The NowHouse, a demonstration home located in the parking lot of SBC ballpark in San Francisco, California, is open to the public through December 20th. The NowHouse incorporates a number of energy efficiency and renewable energy technologies, including a tankless water heater, radiant barriers, solar photovoltaic roofing, and solar water heaters. Its optimized climate controls include high efficiency air conditioners and a mini-duct air distribution system. The well-insulated home also features Energy Star windows, doors, and appliances. Visit the NowHouse Web site.