POWDER MOUNTAIN PASSIVE HOUSE

USA, Utah, Powder Mountain

- 2019
A prototype passive house ski chalet in the mountains
South Facade
North Facade
Interior View
South Facade
North Facade
Interior View

Design Team

Jordan Parnass

Marijke Huelsmann

Rik Ekstrom (ARExA)

Darrick Borowski (ARExA)

Sean Karns (ARExA)

A small ski chalet makes the most of passive house technology to create a warm, efficient mountain retreat.

Continuous insulation and heat recovery ventilation means energy use is greatly reduced, and small footings eliminate the need for costly foundations.