This isn’t the first time that Passive homes have made their way to Whistler; however, it will the first time that those homes are made primarily from materials made available locally.
Passive homes have been noted for their various benefits.
They require low energy.
However, their construction costs can be quite high.
One local company is looking to change that, according to this article.
A construction company based in Whistler is working hard to manufacture and construct homes that are both energy efficient and affordable.
Rainbow Passive House Duplex is one of the first developments of its type.
The materials for these prefabricated, Passive homes were purchased locally.