Passive House projects in Vermont are expanding by the day.  From single family homes to multi-family, schools to  commercial spaces, we find architects and builders striving to meet the Passive House standard. More projects will be coming to this page soon!

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Habitat for Humanity House

Developer and Builder: Green Mountain Habitat for Humanity and Preferred Building Systems 

Architect: J.B. Clancy of Albert, Righter and Tittmann 

Energy Consultant: Peter Schneider of Efficiency Vermont


Whitchurch Passive House Cottage

Builder: Montpelier Construction

Energy Consultant: Indigo Ruth-Davis


Norwich, VT Residence

General Contractor: Estes and Gallup

Architect: Zero Energy Design

Consulting Architect: Paul Bilgen

Read The Secrets of A Passive House in the NYT here


Stowe, VT Residence

Architect: Pill-Maharam Architects

Builder: Travis Cutler, Donald Blake, Jr., Inc.

Energy Consultant: Peter Schneider, Efficiency Vermont

To learn more about this Stowe, VT Passive House


Brattleboro Passive House

Contractor: Ironwood Brand (Eli Gould)

Energy Consultant: Marc Rosenbaum

Visit Norwich Passive House to learn more about this residence


Vermont’s First Multi-Family Passive House

Architect: Duncan Wisniewski Architecture

Developer: Cathedral Square

Energy Consultant: Chris West, Eco Houses of Vermont

Read the Green Energy Times article on the Milton project