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This article address the fundamental shift in attitude towards the way we both produce and consume energy.  Energy efficient designs for the built enviroment are imperitive to reduce the overall energy demand. Passive Solar design does just that without adding to the overall cost of a given building project.

Passive solar systems do this without any mechanical means (pumps or fans); they rely purely on design and positioning to work, which may include shutters or thermal curtains, dampers and vents, or other simple ...