Laurimar zero emission house

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Laurimar Estate
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The Laurimar zero emission house is a new type of house – the first of its kind in Australia – about to be constructed. The home will embody the vision of a zero-emissions house (ZEH) that Australian families can afford.

The house is complete and open to the public for inspection from May - September 2010, see [1].

Street Address: 40 Mable Street, Doreen, Victoria


Location Laurimar community, Melbourne
Country Australia
Type New construction, zero emissions


Summary of house features

  • Zero carbon emissions design
  • Passive solar design
  • Solar panels, grid interactive
  • Solar hot water
  • Rainwater tanks
  • Low power appliances
  • Double glazing


Credits and consortium partners

  • CSIRO project leader, Dr Greg Foliente
  • Sustainability Victoria
  • Delfin Lend Lease
  • Henley Property Group

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