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San Diego's first off-grid Passive House has its very own wind turbine

by LiveModern Webmaster last modified Aug 02, 2016 01:04 AM
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by Lidija Grozdanic last modified Aug 01, 2016

San Diego's first certified Passive House, and an amazing mixture of sustainable features, Casa Aquila, gets all its energy from a solar array and a 17-foot wind turbine. San Diego contractor Alliance Green Builder created a system that would take the building off-grid and earn it a LEED Platinum certification. The project is located on a hilltop in Ramona, California, where temperatures are sometimes below freezing in the winter and often in excess of 100-degrees in the summer. This desert-like...






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