R2000 Net Zero Energy Home

Reid’s Heritage Homes, Guelph Ontario

A Net Zero Energy home produces as much energy as it uses on an annual basis, depending on occupant behaviour. In terms of technology, materials and efficiency standards, the homes are built at least 15 years ahead of where the building industry is today.

Building Enclosure:

Air Barrier
8.4 Owens Corning FOAMULAR® CodeBord™
Air Barrier System
Framing
2×6 @24” o.c. | Optimal Value Engineering
Insulation
Ceiling | R60 Blown
Main Walls | R15 Exterior Foam, R24 Batt
Foundation Walls | R10 Foam, R22 Batt
Basement Slab | R10 Foam
Windows and Doors
Jeld-Wen Triple Glazed IGUs | R5+, <0.2 SHGC

Mechanicals:

Heating and Cooling
Mitsubishi CITY MULTI VRF Heat Pump PUMY-P36
Water Heating
Rheem Hybrid Heat Pump HB50RH
Ventilation
VanEE 90H-V ECM ERV

Renewable Energy:

Photovoltaic System
33 panels | 255W Polycrystalline Modules
Electrical Storage Capacity
3 day battery storage capacity | 20 kWh/day