This all-electric home consumes 70% less energy than a code-built house and produced 48% more energy than it consumed in its first year, making it 'net positive.' It achieved a remarkble HERS (Home Energy Rating System) Index score of -9. All without compromising comfort, quality or aesthetic. Careful construction and attention to details make the energy difference. Careful material selection, coupled with a state-of-the-art ventilation system, ensures a healthy indoor environment. And careful design details minimize maintenance needs.
Thoughtforms and ZeroEnergy Design were honored with two 2016 PRISM Awards for their collaboration on this home: ‘Best Net Zero/Passive House’ and ‘Best Energy Efficient Project.’
This home received a LEED Platinum rating in 2017.