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SageGlass LightZone smart glass

Posted by Green Builder Staff

May 18, 2018 1:30:38 PM

Call it good news, bad news: Windows, providers of the biggest source of natural light and warmth in a home, are also the biggest source of unwanted heat in the summer and lost heat during the winter. SageGlass’s updated “smart” glass handles both situations with ease. The company’s electrochromic product, LightZone, allows homeowners to control which sections of a window tint during exposure to sunlight, and the degree to which it darkens. This can help reduce the home’s overall energy load by up to 26 percent during peak hours.

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