It has been a while for any good post with pictures on FRF!! The pictures are on the way we have been busy with install door frames and drywall for the Classic California Arts and Crafts Style that the house is starting to take on!!
The project team has been busy doing all of the calculations and assembling the Earth Tube Temp. Data Files supporting the Innovative Design Request that we are submitting to RESNET and the Zero Energy Ready Home Program.
Full Revolution Farm
Has 4 earth tube systems that cover the entire projects ventlation requirements for ASHRAE 62.1, Kitchen Ventlation, and the Garage Ventlation’
Full Revolution Farm Earth Tube Data;
Average Annual COP @ 150 CFM 21.69
Average Annual COP @ 200 CFM 13.69
Average Annual COP based on daily schedule is 20.89 This is 90% of the time at 150 cfm and 10% at 200 cfm
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This is an addational certification that is underconsideration for FRFfortified-safer-living-standards_IBHS 11 29 2013 download
This is a great newsletter on Passive House Buildings in Europe!! It covers a number of topics; commissioning results verses re-commissioning results, and monitoring that is part of the European Program. Plus much more!!
The 18 inch wood webs are dense packed between the Basement and first floor (top photo), and the first and second floors This view looking South East across Great Room, Dinning Room, Kitchen, to Green House Entrance into Kitchen. You can see the insulated exterior walls and the dense packed second floor wood webs.