09 May '13, 4pm

Northwest #EnergyStar Super-Efficient Montana Retreat focuses on high-performance with Energy Star and LEED certs

Northwest #EnergyStar Super-Efficient Montana Retreat focuses on high-performance with Energy Star and LEED certs

This Montana home utilizes a combination of structural insulated panel construction with a ground-source heat pump-powered in-floor radiant heat system and a high-efficiency HRV that minimizes heating costs. The Montana Retreat in Ennis, Montana, is one of six super energy-efficient homes being highlighted this year by Northwest Energy Star Homes—in collaboration with builders, utilities and homeowners—to increase awareness and adoption of advanced building practices and products that can improve quality, comfort, and energy efficiency in new homes. Check out #1, The Inspiration Home ; #2, The House of the Immediate Future ; #3, The O'Neill in Meadow Ranch ; #4, Kepler Ridge ; and visit soon to read about the last house, a passive house outside Portland, Oregon. A "Retreat" Into Energy Efficiency Moving from Arizona to Montana involves a serious change of lifestyle...and c...

Full article: http://www.homeenergy.org/show/blog/id/416/nav/blog

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