In 2013, the coalition worked with Steve Davis, a Hartford builder with long record of energy-efficient construction and community engagement, to take on the 10-home pilot phase of the project. Shortly thereafter, VERMOD opened its doors. The company quickly outgrew its first location, and moved to its current location in an old UPS warehouse in Wilder.
Today, VERMOD has set over 50 zero-energy modular homes around the state and employs 15 Upper Valley residents. Through its partnership with Efficiency Vermont’s Mobile Home Replacement Program, VERMOD to build affordable homes for low- and moderate-income Vermonters.