Green Future House showcases zero carbon blueprint

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The most environmentally friendly house in Northern Ireland has been developed, as part of the Department of Social Development's Regional Development Strategy 2035,

The "Green Future House," created by Green Future NI and based on a zero carbon blueprint, showcases the affordability and accessibility of building an energy and cost effective zero carbon home.

Current legislation dictates that all new homes to be built as zero carbon by 2016 in Northern Ireland and are accountable for meeting carbon reduction targets under the EU Directive.

Research reveals that the future house is 77 percent more energy efficient than traditional homes.

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