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Eco-Home at Hawk Ridge



OVERVIEW

OVERVIEW

Demonstration-Home

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

GOALS

  • To create a home for demonstration and educational purposes. The design and construction methods will serve as an example of how to build low-energy, high performance homes with attention to conservation and health of people and the environment.
Clean lines and lots of daylight

HOME DETAILS

  • Location: Duluth, Minnesota
  • Climate Zone: Very-Cold
  • Type of Project: New Construction
  • Home Completed: 2007
  • Setting: suburban
  • Energy Source: - natural gas - wood burning - passive solar
  • Layout: 3 bedroom; Detached garage
  • Lot Size: Unknown
  • Square Footage: 2000
  • Sales Market: Middle-income
  • Cost/Square Foot: $ 171.00

PRIMARY CONTACT

Michelle LeBeau, Executive Director
Women in Construction Co. LLC
- Developer - Builder

Website:
Phone: (218) 733-1451
Fax: (218) 733-0129
Email: Michellele@aol.com

Note
Our company trains and employs women who are interested in entering the construction industry, over 60% of employees at all levels are women. WICC is a general contractor.

SPECIAL INFORMATION

A solar model home demonstrating energy efficiency, renewable energy and green building through passive solar design with a high-performance thermal envelope, a grid-tied solar photovoltaic array, a solar domestic hot water system, and a solar hybrid heating design. Learn even more by visiting http://ecohomeduluth.com/.

Eco-Home at Hawk Ridge

Daylighting and passive solar gain

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