Passive House Consultant
Juana Gómez is a Certified Passive House Consultant, only one of a handful of architects in Colorado and nationwide with this credential. The certification in highly energy-efficient building design completes a rigorous training and testing process by the Passive House Institute US. The program includes climate-specific passive solar design, mechanical systems, and instruction in energy and hygrothermal modeling tools tailored to North America’s climate extremes.
What is Passive House? The term refers to highly efficient buildings of every type. It refers to design and construction that achieves energy savings upwards of 70% before applying active solar systems (photovoltaics or solar thermal). Click here to read more in the PH Alliance web site.