Lafarge constructs NetZero precast home for Habitat for Humanity

Source: Habitat for Humanity Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Lafarge Canada, Inc. has erected the walls and roof of an innovative NetZero energy duplex made entirely of precast concrete, the first NetZero precast home in Canada. Lafarge partnered with Stantec, who provided the innovative and integrative design for the duplex. This design, along with sustainable materials, will ensure the ultimate energy-efficient precast home and set the stage for providing more sustainable residential solutions. Lafarge is donating the duplex to Habitat for Humanity, which will then provide two families with a “hand up” into affordable home ownership.

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