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Less Energy Home Design - EmPowerHouse by Parsons

Less Energy Home Design

Less Energy Home Design - The home design of solar decathlon competition 2011, interior design, shape of building, furniture using, and others aspect inspire this EmPowerHouse in Greater Deanwood neighborhood, Anacostia River, Washington, D.C.










90% less energy house are designed by optimizing the building envelope, using a highly efficient micro-mechanical system, and incorporating strategic lighting and day lighting, it reflects a low energy consume. To build it must count equipped elements like shape, building envelope, window placement, and shading responds to energy modeling. Created by Parsons the New School for Design and Stevens Institute of Technology (parsit.parsons.edu) , has two porch, a public north porch and a private south porch. It also has special equipment, a light loft and a flex space for increasing comfortable. Compared to a typical home in Washington, Empowerhouse just consume up to 90% less energy for heating and cooling with use of passive energy. Photos by Jim Tetro. And the others energy technologies that used include LED light with wireless switches and daylight sensors and also equips green roof modules with photovoltaic system.