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Telesis going for net-zero energy use in Dairy House complex

Written by Nicholas Bergin, Lincoln Journal Star

Telesis, parent company of Lazlo’s restaurants and Empyrean Brewing Co., among other ventures, is acting now [on climate change]. The privately-owned family business is taking steps to make its Dairy House complex, the former Meadow Gold plant at Seventh and M streets, have a net energy footprint of zero by installing geothermal heating and cooling, efficient lighting and 940 solar panels. And the entire building can be managed from a smartphone. Read more here.

Photo by Gwyneth Roberts, Lincoln Journal Star: Solar panels fill the roof of a former Meadow Gold building at Seventh and M streets. Once the installation is complete, Telesis will produce 85 percent of the energy it uses at the building.