Vancouver Point Grey High-Performance Laneway House

Optimization Through Iteration: the key to designing ZEBs
June 3, 2019
East Vancouver Single-Family Passive House
July 4, 2019

Overview

Using a highly efficient envelope and heat recovery system, this small laneway house exceeded the energy performance requirements of the Vancouver Building Bylaw. A theoretical analysis showed that with the same wall thickness, the performance can be significantly improved to almost meet the Passive House Standards.