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Net-Zero Solar Homes with $0 Electric Bills (& You Can Win One)

May 5th, 2011 | by Zachary Shahan

Well, this is outside the realm of what I normally cover, but this is pretty cool. A commercial home builder, Meritage Homes, has started offering net-zero, super-green homes. With a starting price of $140,000 and incomparable electric bills, these are affordable and green. With solar panels as part of the package, you don't even have to go through the simple trouble of finding an installer and getting solar added -- probably the biggest obstacle to people going solar

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