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This is the first in a series of videos on passive solar home construction, we begin with passive solar design basics, orienting the future house on the site to take full advantage of the free heat available from the sun while keeping it cool with natural shading in the summer.

Now you know more about passive solar home design, learn more about high performance sustainable home construction in our Green Building Guide and these pages:

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