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Five Element Energy Performance



OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW

Demonstration-Home
Marketable-Home

21%

21%

4%

29%

21%

4%

(This house reported 24 resource efficient features.
Percentages above indicate the distribution of features and total 100%)

GOALS

  • To build a highly energy-efficient home for the market.
Five Element Energy Performance Home

HOME DETAILS

  • Location: Lancaster, New Hampshire
  • Climate Zone: Cold
  • Type of Project: New Construction
  • Home Completed: 2006
  • Setting: suburban
  • Energy Source: - grid electric
  • Layout: Single-Family; 3 bedroom; Attached garage
  • Lot Size: 2 acre
  • Square Footage: 2448
  • Sales Market: Middle-income
  • Cost/Square Foot: Unknown

PRIMARY CONTACT

Alan Rossetto
A. Rossetto Construction
- Builder - Designer

Phone: (603) 788-2495

HOME AWARDS/CERTIFICATIONS

  • Home Energy Rating System (HERS)   Preliminary Score of 92.2   2006

SPECIAL INFORMATION

A tightly sealed insulated concrete form (ICF) foundation and a shell made of structural insulated panels (SIPs) combine to create a high-strength version of a poly-styrene picnic cooler. High performance windows, adequate insulation and radiant heat round out the five elements of an energy efficient house.

Insulated Concrete Form Foundation

Easy Access Kitchen

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