Affordable Zero Energy Ready Homes Workshop

Organized/Hosted by: 
Appalachian Energy Center
Event Date(s): 
Friday, May 31, 2019


Appalachian State University
North Carolina
United States
$200 (early pricing)

Habitat for Humanity of Catawba Valley recently completed construction on the first certified DOE Zero Energy Ready Home in North Carolina. The home also qualifies for a two-year comfort and energy use guarantee through the Advanced Energy SystemVision program. This workshop will take an in depth look at the construction technologies and techniques involved in building an affordable Zero Energy Ready Home, including a super-insulated building envelope, as well as high performance heating, cooling, and ventilation systems. This workshop includes a tour of affordable Zero Energy Ready homes at various stages of construction.   
Learning Objectives:

  1. Identify affordable strategies for meeting DOE Zero Energy Ready Home requirements
  2. Explore high performance heating, cooling, and ventilation systems for low load homes
  3. Discuss the importance of monitoring and maintenance for optimum performance
  4. Experience affordable Zero Energy Ready Homes at various stages of construction

Continuing Education Credits: 6 GCBI, 6 PDH, 6 LU|HSW

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Rob Howard
Training Provider Credentials: 
Registered provider of the NABCEP Entry-Level PV Exam