DOE Tour of Zero: Lakeside Cottage by BPC Green Builders

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"This past winter … our highest monthly heating cost was $60, whereas my neighbors were spending hundreds if not thousands per month."

DOE Tour of Zero: Lakeside Cottage by BPC Green Builders infographic: Wilton, CT; bpcgreenbuilders.com. 1,680 square feet, HERS score 35, $115 average monthly energy bill, $1,000 annual savings, $43,000 saved in the first 30 years.
Key features list: High-performance insulation system for enhanced quiet and comfort, comprehensive draft protection, fresh air system for cleaner indoor air, high-efficiency comfort system, energy-efficient appliances and advanced lighting technology for
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"This past winter was exceptionally cold, yet our highest monthly heating cost was $60, whereas my neighbors were spending hundreds if not thousands per month.  The energy performance … is not only a great personal benefit, but also a great social benefit because we are doing our part to help our community lower its energy footprint."

– Homeowner and builder Mike Trolle

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