SMUD demo house in Fair Oaks shows how to save energy
The 26-year-old house in Fair Oaks was a product of its time, all-electric and power hungry, built in an era of Rancho Seco nuclear power.
Remodeled in 2009, the house is now the product of a new time, and it’s all about energy conservation.
Tucked away on a quiet, pleasant street near Hazel Avenue, the house is the Sacramento Municipal Utility District’s newest demonstration of how Californians will use energy more sparingly in the future.
It’s also a showcase of products and technique... Read more