Kelowna Passive House
Progressive Contemporary Design
A green story by Marken Design + Consulting.
Modern Passive House Residence in the Okanagan
Completed in 2017, Marken Design + Consul has designed a contemporary single family Passive House for an acreage view lot in Kelowna, Okanagan.
This project aimed to become the 1st certified Passive House in Kelowna, Okanagan, boasting a modern design theme with strong linear elements maximizing the beautiful views of the valley and Okanagan Lake.
Unique design features include ribbon style exterior overhangs for summer shading, architectural detailed corner windows, open floor layout, optimized window placement for lot's of natural light and much more.
Marken D+C was also acting as the certified Passive House Consultant coordinating certification through our PH certification partner.
The design program features:
- Modern Design theme
- Eco-friendly materials and products
- Aiming at Passive House standard
- Photovoltaic Panels
- Triple Pane Windows
- Ultra Efficient Heat Recovery Ventilation system
- Heat Pump Hot Water Production
- Sub-Soil Heat Exchanger
- ..and much more
This residence has received the 2018 Tommie Award Gold for "Best environmental initiate in construction". More info here: https://www.tommieawards.com/2018-gold-winners-with-photos.html