First Zero Energy Home in Detroit Under Construction

First Zero Energy Home in Detroit Under Construction

The prefab and alternative energy waves are spreading across the world, and this particular design is the one for the first 0-energy-consumption house to be built in Detroit.

It’s a local company, Phoenix Haus LLC, that is both designing and building this energy efficient Michigan house, partially as an example of their ability to produce sero-emission dwellings. This one is a 1700 sq foot house based on their “H House” template.


Construction Budget: $328,792
1,550 TFA [Treated Floor Area]
Annual Heating Demand: 6.1 kBTU/ft2yr
3 Bed, 3 Bath, 1,755 SF

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