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The messages are deleted after sometime and not stored on Google’s servers.People reported.the Mirabella website says,both of which are 1542-sq-ft two-bedroom two-bathroom houses selling for less than $246000 The units are what builder Joe Jannopoulo of Synergy Building Corp calls “paired villas” two individually owned units separated by a common wall and contained in a single building In all there will be 80 buildings when the subdivision is complete None of the buildings has yet received LEED certification-the paperwork on the first of them is still being processed But developer Marshall Gouty and Dennis Stroer a LEED certifier working on the project are both confident they’ll meet requirements for LEED-Platinum the highest of four categories in theLEED for Homesprogram The only two units that won’t be submitted for certification are in the model building “We’ve been searching and we’ve been doing a lot of research because we’d love to say we’re the largest” Gobuty said by phone “The closest one we’ve come up with is a 58-unit subdivision in New Jersey However those are almost a million dollars We can’t find anything close to this” Upgrades in insulation and mechanicals Florida Gobuty said hasn’t been known for exacting building standards Aluminum-framed windows and all but uninsulated concrete block walls are still common “[Mirabella] changes the landscape” he said “especially in Florida where it’s always been how quick you can build how cheap you can build and how low you can sell Houses come with several energy upgrades Exterior walls are still built from 8-in concrete block but a layer of 3/4-in-thick rigid insulation is installed on the inside between the block and the drywall (R-375 at R-5 per in) and the builder is considering filling block cores with foam in the next round of construction which would add another R-4 Jannopoulo said Windows are double-pane PVC units with aSolar Heat Gain Coefficientof 020 to 022 The standard insulation package for the truss-framed roof is R-30 worth of blown-in fiberglass separating the house from its vented attic But buyers can upgrade to an R-20 layer of open-cell foam applied to the bottom of the roofsheathingand opt for a sealed attic instead Houses have air-source heat pumps for heat andSEER15 air conditioners (more efficientSEER18 units are available as an upgrade) Other features include: EPAWaterSensefaucets toilets and showers; low-VOCpaints and finishes; a mechanical room insideconditioned space; and LED lighting AverageHERSscores range from 62 to 64 Using a performance-based approach Insulation in Mirabella houses may seem a little skimpy to northern readers Bradenton is in Climate Zone 2 where the 2012 International Energy Conservation Code’s prescriptive approach requires R-38 of insulation in the ceiling and R-6 in mass walls–values that Mirabella homes don’t reach But as Dennis Stroer of Cals-Plus a Venice Florida company that is handling some of the LEED certification work on the project explains the project is using a performance-based alternative In the northern tier of the country high-performance houses have lots of insulation because the temperature difference between inside and outside can be extreme But in Florida Stroer says temperature differences aren’t nearly as dramatic–the temperature difference across thebuilding envelopemay be 20 degrees or less Designers are more focused on other conditions such as high humidity and the performance path to code compliance is common In following a performance-based path to compliance builders use computer modeling software to show energy costs won’t be any higher than they would be in a house meeting prescriptive requirements of the code High-efficiency mechanical equipment such as AC units can compensate for lower levels of insulation The Mirabella houses Stroer added are built toEnergy Starstandards and appear to have the points needed for LEED-Platinum certification Building to LEED standards a challenge Gobuty said meeting LEED requirements added about 6% to what construction costs would otherwise have been and managing the process has been among the biggest challenges “On top of the work the cost it’s the management” he said “We have to have our people inside to make sure the subcontractors do the work precisely because if it’s not done exactly you’re not going to be passing and then you’ve just wasted a lot of money We have to manage the process all the way through “LEED is a big challenge” he continued “it’s a big undertaking We have to do a lot of extra work but I believe in the end our customers are going to be much happier and they’ll have a much better product” In addition to upgrades to the building envelope the houses have drought-tolerant landscaping and smart irrigation systems that can sense rainfall Most of the construction waste generated on site is recycled theHeraldsaid and materials not completely consumed in the construction of one house were moved to the site of the next one cutting down on waste The 42-acre project also reaped LEED points by being built on the site of an old golf course rather than undeveloped land Selling the development has meant re-educating his sales staff as well as educating buyers who aren’t familiar with some of the features Mirabella is trying to promote Gobuty said “There is no textbook for this” he said “Right now no one is doing it Being first is interesting I’d love to be a fast second but we are the first The education process creates a niche but at the same time it’s not something people are familiar with The good part is we know we’re doing the right thing In five years everyone will be doing it Right now we’re alone” Read more:http://s.wwwgreenbuildingadvisorcom/blogs/dept/green-building-news%2A#ixzz3vufFCFHXFollow us:@gbadvisor on Twitter|GreenBuildingAdvisor on Facebook Houses in this Bradenton Fla, download Indian Express App ?000 villages have already been electrified,000 Indian villages. 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