Zero-net Energy Fourplex


Each town house will be a Single family housing unit  of approximately  2,100 SF. The townhouses will have a total of 3 bedrooms and 2 and a half bathrooms. All units will be extremely green, energy efficient, and Zero Net Energy pursuant. This means the buildings will generate as much energy as they consume. Design elements have been incorporated into the North-South Facades to allow natural light, shading and ventilation into the units. The town houses have been designed to accommodate families, each with 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, 2 car covered garage, kitchen, dining , living room, laundry and private yards.

Energy & Sustainability Features


• Zero-net energy

• Super-efficient building shell

• Natural lighting

• Natural ventilation

• Solar heating

• Night Sky cooling

• Cool roof design

• Straw bale R-40 wall insulation

• Rapidly renewable local building material

• Photovoltaics (Solar Panels)

• Pervious pavement groundwater recharge