Falls Church has the first ‘passive house’ in Fairfax County

December 11, 2012

A Passive House minimizes energy loss and can reduce the energy consumption of buildings by 90%. Now, the first Passive House in Fairfax County is being constructed in Falls Church, VA. Energy Masters of Virginia is involved with testing the house for energy loss and air flow. Currently, the house has passed all tests and is meeting all energy conservation goals. Click HERE to check out a detailed article featured in the Washington Post.

 

Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/the-state-of-nova/post/falls-churchs-pimmit-hills-neighborhood-has-the-first-passive-house-in-fairfax-county/2012/11/16/fb231254-2f44-11e2-9f50-0308e1e75445_blog.html