Whispering Winds

  • End Type: Yes
  • Regional Office: Atlanta
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: Yes
  • Modified: 2009-11-16
  • Stage: Completed
  • Visit: No

Specification 4609

  • Percent Energy Savings: 7
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: No
  • Floor Plan: Unknown

Specification 4610

  • Percent Energy Savings: 54
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: No
  • Editor: Bob Abernethy
  • Modified: 2010-03-29 00:00:00
  • Model Name: LIFE-2054
  • Floor Plan: Capri-3384
  • Style: Single-family detached, site built
  • House Type: Production (G3)
  • Number of Stories: 1.0
  • Number of Bedrooms: 4
  • Floor Area: 2054.0
  • Conditioned Volume: 20540.0
  • Roof Framing: Vented attic - truss framing
  • Roof Insulation: Fiberglass blown
  • Roof R Value: 38.0
  • Roof Radiant: Yes
  • Wall Framing: Concrete masonry
  • Wall Insulation: Other
  • Wall R Value: 7.0
  • Wall Radiant: No
  • Foundation Type: Slab on grade
  • Window Glazing: Double pane - low-e
  • Window Framing: Other
  • Window U Value: 0.600000023842
  • Window SHGC: 0.34999999404
  • Window Glazing Area: 343.0
  • Space Heating Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Space Heating Capacity: 20.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency: 8.19999980927
  • Space Heating Efficiency Type: HSPF
  • Space Heating Location: Interior closet
  • Space Heating Energy Proto: 3.0
  • Space Heating Energy: 7.0
  • Space Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Lighting Energy: 28.0
  • Lighting Energy Proto: 7.0
  • Light Appliance: 67.0
  • Light Appliance Proto: 65.0
  • Light Eff Type: 2
  • Light EEF Per: 100.0
  • Cooling Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Cooling Capacity: 3.0
  • Cooling SEER: 14.0
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Cooling Energy Proto: 39.0
  • Cooling Energy: 130.0
  • Duct Type: Duct Board / Flex
  • Duct Location: In unconditioned space
  • Duct R Value: 6.0
  • Air Distribution Location: Interior closet
  • Air Handler Motor: ECM/Variable Speed
  • Vent Type: Central fan integrated supply
  • Vent Control: Thermostat (concurrent with heating/cooling)
  • Vent Capacity: 61.0
  • Vent Fan Proto: 2.0
  • Hot Water Type: Electric resistance
  • Hot Water Location: Garage
  • Hot Water Capacity: 60.0
  • Hot Water Efficiency: 0.920000016689
  • Hot Water Energy Proto: 6.0
  • Hot Water Energy: 34.0
  • Hot Water Fuel: Electric
  • Energy Star Rating: Yes
  • HERS Rating: 94
  • HERS Rating 2006: 60.0
  • Modeler's Name: Bob Abernethy
  • Benchmark Version: 2008
  • Total Energy Use: 266.0
  • Total Energy Use Proto: 122.0
  • Percent Energy Savings: 54.0
  • Total Energy Savings: 54.0

Specification 4731

  • Percent Energy Savings: 55
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: No
  • Editor: Bob Abernethy
  • Modified: 2010-03-29 08:15:00
  • Model Name: LIFE- 2184
  • Floor Plan: LIFE-3104
  • Style: Single-family detached, site built
  • House Type: Production (G3)
  • Number of Stories: 1.0
  • Number of Bedrooms: 4
  • Floor Area: 2184.0
  • Conditioned Volume: 24024.0
  • Roof Framing: Vented attic - truss framing
  • Roof Insulation: Fiberglass blown
  • Roof R Value: 38.0
  • Roof Radiant: Yes
  • Wall Framing: Concrete masonry
  • Wall Insulation: Other
  • Wall R Value: 7.0
  • Wall Radiant: No
  • Foundation Type: Slab on grade
  • Window Glazing: Double pane - low-e
  • Window Framing: Other
  • Window U Value: 0.600000023842
  • Window SHGC: 0.34999999404
  • Window Glazing Area: 286.0
  • Space Heating Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Space Heating Capacity: 40.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency: 8.5
  • Space Heating Efficiency Type: HSPF
  • Space Heating Location: Interior closet
  • Space Heating Energy Proto: 1.0
  • Space Heating Energy: 8.0
  • Space Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Lighting Energy: 29.0
  • Lighting Energy Proto: 8.0
  • Light Appliance: 67.0
  • Light Appliance Proto: 65.0
  • Light Eff Type: 2
  • Light EEF Per: 100.0
  • Cooling Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Cooling Capacity: 3.5
  • Cooling SEER: 14.0
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Cooling Energy Proto: 37.0
  • Cooling Energy: 137.0
  • Duct Type: Duct Board / Flex
  • Duct Location: In unconditioned space
  • Duct R Value: 6.0
  • Air Distribution Location: Interior closet
  • Air Handler Motor: ECM/Variable Speed
  • Vent Type: Central fan integrated supply
  • Vent Control: Thermostat (concurrent with heating/cooling)
  • Vent Capacity: 50.0
  • Vent Fan Proto: 3.0
  • Hot Water Type: Electric resistance
  • Hot Water Location: Garage
  • Hot Water Capacity: 80.0
  • Hot Water Efficiency: 0.920000016689
  • Hot Water Energy Proto: 6.0
  • Hot Water Energy: 33.0
  • Hot Water Fuel: Electric
  • Energy Star Rating: Yes
  • HERS Rating: 94
  • HERS Rating 2006: 59.0
  • Modeler's Name: Bob Abernethy
  • Benchmark Version: 2008
  • Total Energy Use: 276.0
  • Total Energy Use Proto: 122.0
  • Total Energy Savings: 55.0

Specification 4732

  • Percent Energy Savings: 58
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: No
  • Editor: Bob Abernethy
  • Modified: 2010-03-29 08:34:00
  • Model Name: Life-2249
  • Floor Plan: Life-3405
  • Style: Single-family attached, site built
  • House Type: Production (G3)
  • Number of Stories: 1.0
  • Number of Bedrooms: 4
  • Floor Area: 2249.0
  • Conditioned Volume: 22490.0
  • Roof Framing: Vented attic - truss framing
  • Roof Insulation: Fiberglass blown
  • Roof R Value: 38.0
  • Roof Radiant: Yes
  • Wall Radiant: No
  • Foundation Type: Slab on grade
  • Window Glazing: Double pane - low-e
  • Window Framing: Other
  • Window U Value: 0.600000023842
  • Window SHGC: 0.34999999404
  • Window Glazing Area: 332.0
  • Space Heating Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Space Heating Capacity: 40.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency: 8.60000038147
  • Space Heating Efficiency Type: HSPF
  • Space Heating Location: Interior closet
  • Space Heating Energy Proto: 2.0
  • Space Heating Energy: 8.0
  • Space Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Lighting Energy: 29.0
  • Lighting Energy Proto: 8.0
  • Light Appliance: 62.0
  • Light Appliance Proto: 60.0
  • Light Eff Type: 2
  • Light EEF Per: 100.0
  • Cooling Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Cooling Capacity: 3.5
  • Cooling SEER: 14.0
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Cooling Energy Proto: 33.0
  • Cooling Energy: 140.0
  • Duct Type: Duct Board / Flex
  • Duct Location: In unconditioned space
  • Duct R Value: 6.0
  • Air Distribution Location: Interior closet
  • Air Handler Motor: ECM/Variable Speed
  • Vent Type: Central fan integrated supply
  • Vent Control: Thermostat (concurrent with heating/cooling)
  • Vent Capacity: 50.0
  • Vent Fan Proto: 3.0
  • Hot Water Type: Electric resistance
  • Hot Water Location: Garage
  • Hot Water Capacity: 80.0
  • Hot Water Efficiency: 0.920000016689
  • Hot Water Energy Proto: 5.0
  • Hot Water Energy: 33.0
  • Hot Water Fuel: Electric
  • Energy Star Rating: Yes
  • HERS Rating: 94
  • HERS Rating 2006: 57.0
  • Modeler's Name: Bob Abernethy
  • Benchmark Version: 2008
  • Total Energy Use: 274.0
  • Total Energy Use Proto: 115.0
  • Total Energy Savings: 58.0

Specification 4733

  • Percent Energy Savings: 54
  • Submitted: No
  • Approved: No
  • Editor: Bob Abernethy
  • Modified: 2010-03-29 08:49:00
  • Model Name: LIFE-2263
  • Floor Plan: LIFE-3534
  • Style: Single-family detached, site built
  • House Type: Production (G3)
  • Number of Stories: 1.0
  • Number of Bedrooms: 4
  • Floor Area: 2263.0
  • Conditioned Volume: 20367.0
  • Roof Framing: Vented attic - truss framing
  • Roof Insulation: Fiberglass blown
  • Roof R Value: 38.0
  • Roof Radiant: Yes
  • Wall Framing: Concrete masonry
  • Wall Insulation: Other
  • Wall R Value: 7.0
  • Wall Radiant: No
  • Foundation Type: Slab on grade
  • Window Glazing: Double pane - low-e
  • Window Framing: Other
  • Window U Value: 0.600000023842
  • Window SHGC: 0.34999999404
  • Window Glazing Area: 215.0
  • Space Heating Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Space Heating Capacity: 34.0
  • Space Heating Efficiency: 8.19999980927
  • Space Heating Efficiency Type: HSPF
  • Space Heating Location: Interior closet
  • Space Heating Energy Proto: 1.0
  • Space Heating Energy: 7.0
  • Space Heating Fuel: Electric
  • Lighting Energy: 30.0
  • Lighting Energy Proto: 8.0
  • Light Appliance: 68.0
  • Light Appliance Proto: 68.0
  • Light Eff Type: 2
  • Light EEF Per: 100.0
  • Cooling Type: Air Source Heat Pump
  • Cooling Capacity: 3.0
  • Cooling SEER: 14.0
  • Cooling Fuel: Electric
  • Cooling Energy Proto: 37.0
  • Cooling Energy: 137.0
  • Duct Type: Duct Board / Flex
  • Duct Location: In unconditioned space
  • Duct R Value: 6.0
  • Air Distribution Location: Interior closet
  • Air Handler Motor: ECM/Variable Speed
  • Vent Type: Central fan integrated supply
  • Vent Control: Thermostat (concurrent with heating/cooling)
  • Vent Capacity: 50.0
  • Vent Fan Proto: 2.0
  • Hot Water Type: Electric resistance
  • Hot Water Location: Garage
  • Hot Water Capacity: 80.0
  • Hot Water Efficiency: 0.920000016689
  • Hot Water Energy Proto: 6.0
  • Hot Water Energy: 33.0
  • Energy Star Rating: Yes
  • HERS Rating: 94
  • HERS Rating 2006: 59.0
  • Modeler's Name: Bob Abernethy
  • Benchmark Version: 2008
  • Total Energy Use: 277.0
  • Total Energy Use Proto: 125.0
  • Total Energy Savings: 54.0

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Additional Info

Field Value
Author Bob Abernethy
Maintainer Bob Abernethy
Last Updated September 16, 2016, 22:21 (Etc/UTC)
Created September 16, 2016, 22:21 (Etc/UTC)
Construction Type New Construction
Evaluation Level Test House
Climate Hot - Humid
City Melbourne
State FL
Zip Code 99999
Phase Before 2010
Project Start Date 1970-01-01
Project Estimated End Date 1970-01-01
Project Actual End Date 1970-01-01
Completed House Count 4
Expected House Count 4
Energy Savings Percentage 45
Average Estimated Annual Source Energy (MMBtu) 1
Average Conditioned Floor Area (sqft) 1

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