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Ann Edminster, M.Arch., LEED AP

Zero Energy and Green Building Consultant, Design AVEnues

Ann Edminster, M.Arch., is an international expert on sustainable and zero-energy/zero-carbon homes and communities. A principal developer of LEED for Homes, Ann authored Energy Free: Homes for a Small Planet, the award-winning guide to designing and building zero-energy homes. She consults on zero-energy initiatives throughout North America, served as a 2015 US DOE Solar Decathlon juror, and is a director of the Net Zero Energy Coalition. She collaborates with building professionals, utilities, non-profits, supply chain clients, investors, public agencies, and homeowners to create leading-edge projects and advocate for people- and planet-friendly building solutions at all scales. 

Session: Sustainability - The Evolution of Residential ZNE: Past to Present, and Crystal Ball Gazing Into the Future