Civano

  • Description: Production homes in Community of Civano, including an American Lung Association Health House. 

Weather Info:

  • Location: Tucson, AZ
  • Elevation: 2556.0
  • Fact: 0.790000021458
  • End Type: No
  • Regional Office: Seattle
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: Yes
  • Modified: 2002-08-16
  • Visit: No

Specification 793

  • Percent Energy Savings: 15
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: Yes
  • Modified: 2008-05-05 00:00:00
  • Model Name: ALA Health House 2
  • Floor Plan: ALA Health House 2
  • House Type: Prototype/Research House (G2)
  • Number of Stories: 1.0
  • Roof Framing: Flat
  • Roof Insulation: Fiberglass batt
  • Roof R Value: 42.0
  • Roof Radiant: No
  • Wall Insulation: Other
  • Wall R Value: 40.0
  • Wall Radiant: No
  • Wall Upgrades: Rastra block and burnt adobe wall construction (R-20 each). Foam sheathing was added over the adobe.
  • Foundation Type: Slab on grade
  • Foundation Insulation: None
  • Slab Insulation: 10.0
  • Foundation Upgrades: Slab insulation top 6".
  • Window Glazing: Double pane - low-e - spectrally selective
  • Window U Value: 0.319999992847
  • Window SHGC: 0.370000004768
  • Window Upgrades: Anderson low-e, spectrally selective glazing on south-facing windows.
  • Space Heating Type: Hot water combo
  • Space Heating Capacity: 100000.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency: 93.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency Type: % AFUE
  • Space Heating Location: Basement
  • Cooling Type: Electric Air Conditioner (split system)
  • Cooling SEER: 12.0
  • Duct Location: In conditioned space
  • Air Distribution Location: Other
  • Vent Type: Balanced supply and exhaust
  • IAQ Upgrades: 60 cfm continuous central exhaust ventilation with filtered make-up air.
  • Hot Water Type: Electric resistance
  • Hot Water Combustion: Not Applicable
  • Hot Water Upgrades: Solar preheat for hot water/space heating.
  • Total Energy Savings: 15.0

Specification 867

  • Percent Energy Savings: 15
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: Yes
  • Modified: 2008-05-05 00:00:00
  • Floor Plan: Unknown
  • House Type: Unknown
  • Roof Radiant: No
  • Wall Radiant: No
  • Total Energy Savings: 15.0

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Additional Info

Field Value
Author Bob Hendron
Maintainer Bob Hendron
Last Updated September 16, 2016, 20:26 (Etc/UTC)
Created September 16, 2016, 20:26 (Etc/UTC)
Construction Type New Construction
Evaluation Level Test House
Climate Hot - Dry
City Tucson
State AZ
Zip Code 99999
Phase Before 2010
Project Start Date 1998-04-01
Project Estimated End Date 1970-01-01
Project Actual End Date 1970-01-01
Completed House Count 23
Expected House Count 23
Energy Savings Percentage 15
Average Estimated Annual Source Energy (MMBtu) 1
Average Conditioned Floor Area (sqft) 1

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