Modular Solar Application - Gettysburg, Pennsylvania

Modular Construction with Solar Applications (Gettysburg, Pennsylvania)

The modular installation process is environmentally friendly, with 80 percent of the home constructed off-site

Modular Goes Solar

Genesis by Champion is incorporating components into its modular building process for solar applications to offer customers energy savings of 80-90 percent on homes in rural Gettysburg.

Client

Don Bradley, Solar Strategies, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Project Type

Solar Modular

Project Scope

  • 14 single family homes
  • Architecturally appropriate design
  • Passive solar applications designed into the modular building process

Builder

New Era Homes of Pennsylvania

Challenge

Design architecturally appropriate homes that integrate solar products into modular production and allow the greatest number of energy efficient options to be added on-site.

Solution

  • Genesis incorporated patented solar brackets, conduits within walls, and additional south facing windows
  • Genesis manufacturing process yields an energy efficient home with minimal seams and areas of potential infiltration
  • Genesis homes were so successful for solar builder that he chose them for 38 townhouses in Philadelphia

Project Spotlights

Modular Construction Used for Rocky Mountain Community - Stratton Flats (Gypsum, Colorado)
This development is a mix of 270 deed-restricted and free-market townhomes and single-family homes, designed to provide workforce housing for local residents.

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Hope VI "Bridges of Opportunity" Urban Redevelopment Project (Benton Harbor, Michigan)
Genesis by Champion modular construction was chosen for a Hope VI urban redevelopment project that included building 64 one- and two-story homes within 8 months to replace an apartment complex which was deemed unlivable

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Urban Redevelopment/Infill - MLK Historic District (Atlanta, Georgia)
The partnership between Genesis Homes, the Historic District Development Corporation and several financial institutions is playing an important part in the revitalization of Atlanta's most important historical district.

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Modular Construction with Solar Applications (Gettysburg, Pennsylvania)
Genesis by Champion is incorporating components into its modular building process for solar applications to offer customers energy savings of 80-90 percent on homes in rural Gettysburg

 
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