The De Young Zero Energy Home is designed to produce as much energy as it consumes each year, which also zeros its energy-related carbon impact on the environment. The advanced building science utilized to achieve zero energy results in significant savings on energy bills, making it a very smart decision for financial and environmental reasons. In addition, Zero Energy Homes are much more healthy and comfortable to live in.
This Zero Energy Home is the first in the Central Valley designed specifically to be available for purchase. The De Young Zero Energy Home is the result of years of research and development, optimizing its design and features, and includes a specifically-sized solar system to offset annual energy use. The home was sold in only 16 days on the market for $421,000.