Durango, Colorado

Passive House and passive solar design principles allowed this home to earn a HERS Index Score of 8 and to be 92% more efficient than a typical home. High efficiency solar panels produce enough power to run the home and charge an electric vehicle. Exterior materials of metal siding, metal standing seam roofing, Shoi Sugi Ban Charred wood siding, and stucco offer protection from wildfire.