Mechanic Street Passive House


Quick Facts


Location <
Building Type S
Project Type Z
Basis of Performance Claim Verified, Zero Energy Program,
Bedrooms 3
Conditioned Floor Area 1

Energy Summary

Energy Data Type
Renewable Energy System Type(s)
Ratings <
Annual renewable energy generated 0

Envelope and Mechanicals

Subslab assembly <
Foundation wall assembly
Above grade wall assembly <
Door Assembly <
Air Changes per hour, ACH50 0
Mechanic Street Passive House south facade Mechanic Street Passive House window detail Mechanic Street Passive House rainscreen detail

Project Team:

BuilderTeam Member: Stephen DeMetrick Energy ConsultantTeam Member: Daniel Roy Other Team MemberTeam Member: John Rodenhizer

Other Team Members:






Completion Date: <


Type of Construction New,
Number of buildings 1
Floor area of each building 1
Bedrooms 3
Stories 2
Conditioned Building Volume 1
Conditioned Floor Area 1

Location and Climate Details


Address <
Location Type S
Climate Region Z
Köppen Climate Type D
Lat. / Long. P
Elevation 5
Solar Insolation 3
Annual CDD and Base Temp 0 |
Annual HDD and Base Temp 5 |


Site Conditions:

previously undeveloped land,

Site Description:


Monthly Energy Data and Utilities

Energy Data Type: Verified, Zero Energy Program,

Electric Utility: N

Gas Utility:

Renewables and Energy Balance

Renewable Energy Sources:

Renewable Energy System Description & Details:

Annual renewable energy generated 0
Annual Renewable Energy Generated Data Type
Power Rating
Renewable Energy System Type(s)
Source of Annual Production Data

Walls and Roof

Subslab assembly <
Subslab R-value 2
Slab edge assembly
Slab edge R-value 1
Foundation wall assembly
Foundation wall R-value
Above grade wall assembly <
Above grade wall R-value 5
Cathedral ceiling assembly
Cathedral ceiling R-value

Windows and Doors

Window Assembly: <

Door Assembly: <

Average window U-factor 0
Door U-Factor
Door Area

Mechanical Systems

Space cooling - Manufacturer & Model Daiken Quaternity FTXG12HVJU indoor & RXG12HVJU outdoor,
Space heating - Manufacturer & Model Daiken Quaternity FTXG12HVJU indoor & RXG12HVJU outdoor,
Domestic hot water - Manufacturer & Model G
Domestic hot water - capacity 8
Ventilation - Manufacturer & Model Zehnder ERV ComfoAir 350,
Lighting Manufacturer and Model
Lighting Efficiency
Mechanical Equipment Installation Details and Comments


Air Changes per hour, ACH50 0
Air Changes per hour, CFM50

General Process


Design for Adaptability:


Software Tools

Software Tools:

General modeling information: <

Lessons Learned

Outcome of Project Goals:


Rebates and Financial Incentives

Federal incentives
Local incentives
State incentives
Utility incentives <
Other incentives