Lindsey Schiller

Lindsey Schiller studied at the University of Arizona’s Controlled Environment Agriculture Center before delving into sustainable greenhouse design after she moved to Colorado. In 2011, she co-founded Ceres Greenhouse Solutions to enable people to design and build their own sustainable, year-round greenhouses. She writes extensively on greenhouse technology and year-round growing through Ceres’ blog. She is also the author of The Year-Round Solar Greenhouse: How to Design and Build a Net-Zero Energy Greenhouse (New Society Publishers).

Articles by Lindsey Schiller


How to Use a Climate Battery to Heat and Cool Your Grow How to Use a Climate Battery to Heat and Cool Your Grow How to Use a Climate Battery to Heat and Cool Your Grow How to Use a Climate Battery to Heat and Cool Your Grow


Like traditional geothermal systems, climate batteries use of the stable temperatures of the soil underground. Here's how to make them work...

Rise and Shine: Why More Cannabis Greenhouses are Cropping Up Rise and Shine: Why More Cannabis Greenhouses are Cropping Up Rise and Shine: Why More Cannabis Greenhouses are Cropping Up Rise and Shine: Why More Cannabis Greenhouses are Cropping Up


Traditional greenhouses have presented challenges for cannabis growers that include security and environment control. Lindsey Schiller...

Is a Net-Zero Energy Greenhouse Really Possible? Is a Net-Zero Energy Greenhouse Really Possible? Is a Net-Zero Energy Greenhouse Really Possible? Is a Net-Zero Energy Greenhouse Really Possible?


In most of North America, growing year-round in a greenhouse requires substantial heating and cooling. Are net-zero energy greenhouses even...

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