5,692 passive solar home Home Design Photos

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and concrete floors also provide thermal mass, an integral part of the passive solar design of the house. These features help keep the house naturally cooler
current, thereby eliminating the need for an air conditioning system. 8. Passive Solar Design Use of extensive east and south facing glass, proper overhangs
mass, deciduous grape vines on appropriately placed trellises, to passively heat the home in winter, and protect the house from unnecessary heat gain in summer
productivity, and enjoyment of the space. 5. Photo Voltaic Solar Panels Use of PV solar electric generation system to reduce electrical grid consumption
The color of this home brick and lighting gives a warm rustic glow...I love that grow
“Outside fireplace” — marilynchamberlain
Springtime Homes
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elevation of the Springtime Cottage a passive solar design by Asheville green builder Springtime Homes. All three forms of solar energy can be seen in this picture
photovoltaic PV panel above, passively supplies electricity to the circulating pump for the collector. This passive type of solar hot water system reduces
picture. Along with the passive solar design of the southern windows with properly sized overhangs, the panel at the bottom is an evacuated tube collector
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and concrete floors also provide thermal mass, an integral part of the passive solar design of the house. These features help keep the house naturally cooler
current, thereby eliminating the need for an air conditioning system. 8. Passive Solar Design Use of extensive east and south facing glass, proper overhangs
mass, deciduous grape vines on appropriately placed trellises, to passively heat the home in winter, and protect the house from unnecessary heat gain in summer
productivity, and enjoyment of the space. 5. Photo Voltaic Solar Panels Use of PV solar electric generation system to reduce electrical grid consumption
Green construction and a beautiful home
“Brick and bluestone” — sheilamanzi
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and concrete floors also provide thermal mass, an integral part of the passive solar design of the house. These features help keep the house naturally cooler
current, thereby eliminating the need for an air conditioning system. 8. Passive Solar Design Use of extensive east and south facing glass, proper overhangs
mass, deciduous grape vines on appropriately placed trellises, to passively heat the home in winter, and protect the house from unnecessary heat gain in summer
productivity, and enjoyment of the space. 5. Photo Voltaic Solar Panels Use of PV solar electric generation system to reduce electrical grid consumption
“textura y color de las paredes” — ihali
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and concrete floors also provide thermal mass, an integral part of the passive solar design of the house. These features help keep the house naturally cooler
current, thereby eliminating the need for an air conditioning system. 8. Passive Solar Design Use of extensive east and south facing glass, proper overhangs
mass, deciduous grape vines on appropriately placed trellises, to passively heat the home in winter, and protect the house from unnecessary heat gain in summer
productivity, and enjoyment of the space. 5. Photo Voltaic Solar Panels Use of PV solar electric generation system to reduce electrical grid consumption
cotton denim insulation, and other green ideas employed in this home. Would prefer the use of wool and cork as much as possible instead. Want
“Door” — krobinson0982
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and concrete floors also provide thermal mass, an integral part of the passive solar design of the house. These features help keep the house naturally cooler
current, thereby eliminating the need for an air conditioning system. 8. Passive Solar Design Use of extensive east and south facing glass, proper overhangs
mass, deciduous grape vines on appropriately placed trellises, to passively heat the home in winter, and protect the house from unnecessary heat gain in summer
productivity, and enjoyment of the space. 5. Photo Voltaic Solar Panels Use of PV solar electric generation system to reduce electrical grid consumption
“Cor” — Felipe Fernandes
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so talk to a window pro to get advice that’s specific to your home.
this passive energy house is SO GOOD. Tho very stark - I'd make it look more lived in/use a different color scheme.
Love the idea of a "passive house" ... and the radiant heat in the floor doesn't hurt either...
The home is carefully sited to enable heating itself in winter and cooling itself
12. Radiant heat. This heating system is installed below the floors of a home, providing an efficient heat source — and making toes nice and warm.Windows13
sunlight with banks of windows positioned on the south-facing side of your home to take in the most light and warmth each day. On the north side, windows
of glazing, so talk to a window pro to get advice that’s specific to your home.
“Epic window” — dealguy
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and concrete floors also provide thermal mass, an integral part of the passive solar design of the house. These features help keep the house naturally cooler
current, thereby eliminating the need for an air conditioning system. 8. Passive Solar Design Use of extensive east and south facing glass, proper overhangs
mass, deciduous grape vines on appropriately placed trellises, to passively heat the home in winter, and protect the house from unnecessary heat gain in summer
productivity, and enjoyment of the space. 5. Photo Voltaic Solar Panels Use of PV solar electric generation system to reduce electrical grid consumption
“All” — Jay
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