Mark presented at the 2nd Annual Residential Net Zero Conference, sharing highlights of his project, The Lakeside Net Zero Passive House in Michigan. Mark is joined by our builder Paul Abueva. “This is my most ambitious project to date and may possibly be the most energy efficient home in the state of Michigan !” Click here to watch.
Watch the Net Zero Conference with Mark on his new project.
NPR interviewed Mark Miller on Passive Home building and owning.
Listen to the Interview (11 :40 min)
Mark will be giving a lecture on Wednesday April 10, 2019, 7 pm, Triton College Library, Room A-321. Hope to see you there.
The Popielarz Residence is now complete. The project scored a remarkable 42 on the HERS rating and met and exceeded energy star certification by 50 % ! Blower door testing came in at an impressive 1.5 ACH@50 Pascals. A variety of new professional photographs can be seen in our PORTFOLIO.
Two years ago Mark was asked to step up and into the Executive Director position for the Passive House Alliance US. Part of Mark’s week was directing a member organization promoting the world’s highest energy efficiency standard. Mark will remain active in this vibrant community of pioneering professionals.
The Discovery Channel’s Planet Green station will feature The Matson’s Residence on their Renovation Nation Show. Former This Old House hot Steve Thomas spent the day filming at our project. He toured the house with both Al and Nancy Matson and with Mark. See portfolio for video.
Upon completion of the Matson Residence Project, energy consultant James Cavallo of Kouba-Cavallo Assoc. completed a final energy audit of the new construction, including blower door tests and infrared camera investigations. The home scored an impressive 63 on the HERS (Home Energy Rating System) Index. Not only did this indicate the home would receive Energy Star qualifications, it exceeded these requirements by 23 %.
See : Matson Residence in portfolio for images.