Passive House News

Architecture's Climate Crisis - Canadian Architect

Passive House Google feed - Thu, 02/07/2019 - 9:57am
Architecture's Climate Crisis  Canadian Architect

February 7, 2019 by Elsa Lam. Last fall's special report by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) was grim news. Examining over 6,000 ...

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On why avocados are looking so good - The Fifth Estate

Passive House Google feed - Thu, 02/07/2019 - 2:18am
On why avocados are looking so good  The Fifth Estate

News from the front desk issue 422: Passive House as a methodology of construction is about to break out of its boutique box in residential and hit the broader ...

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Ways to keep cool without costing the planet Part 1: Passive cooling - The Fifth Estate

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 02/06/2019 - 5:36pm
Ways to keep cool without costing the planet Part 1: Passive cooling  The Fifth Estate

With the planet warming, every effort must be made to keep cool without increasing climate change. This is a real problem: the amount of energy used for cooling ...

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Movers and shakers: Warren Hughes of OneHQ, Sam Osborne and Sharyn Catt of Virtual Blue and Rochelle Payne of Tether - CIO New Zealand

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:00pm
Movers and shakers: Warren Hughes of OneHQ, Sam Osborne and Sharyn Catt of Virtual Blue and Rochelle Payne of Tether  CIO New Zealand

Warren Hughes is now Head of Technology at business services firm OneHQ. He is also concurrent director of Affero Ventures. His previous roles include GM ...

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Movers and shakers: Warren Hughes of OneHQ, Sam Osborne and Sharyn Catt of Virtual Blue and Rochelle Payne of Tether - CIO New Zealand

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 02/06/2019 - 2:00pm
Movers and shakers: Warren Hughes of OneHQ, Sam Osborne and Sharyn Catt of Virtual Blue and Rochelle Payne of Tether  CIO New Zealand

Warren Hughes is now Head of Technology at business services firm OneHQ. He is also concurrent director of Affero Ventures. His previous roles include GM ...

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L+M files new building plans for Sendero Verde - Real Estate Weekly

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 02/06/2019 - 12:20pm
L+M files new building plans for Sendero Verde  Real Estate Weekly

L+M filed plans for a 315-unit building at 60 East 112th Streetthat will be part of its Sendero Verde project on January 31.

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Healthy home tech startup gains investor interest - bizEDGE New Zealand

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 02/06/2019 - 4:12am
Healthy home tech startup gains investor interest  bizEDGE New Zealand

Initiatives related to the sustainability of our planet are gaining great traction - and for good reason. Investment, Green tech, Tether, Startups, Startup, Kiwi ...

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Passive design on display at custom-built Downer home - The RiotACT

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 4:00pm
Passive design on display at custom-built Downer home  The RiotACT

When Jane Goodall and Christopher Parkinson bought 42 Durack Street in Downer - then a typical Canberra 1960s property -...

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Australia will not reach carbon reduction targets by 2030, claims new study - Inhabitat

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 11:22am
Australia will not reach carbon reduction targets by 2030, claims new study  Inhabitat

Australia previously agreed to cut carbon emissions by around 26% by the year 2030, but a damaging report on its energy policies claims it will not hit the goal.

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DIY Homes Anywhere: Backcountry Hut Company - Cool Hunting

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 9:53am
DIY Homes Anywhere: Backcountry Hut Company  Cool Hunting

Conceived to design, plan and build small-scale outdoor structures in the harshest terrain, Backcountry Hut Company (co-founded by Wilson Edgar and Michael ...

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Northeastern installers put up 902 MW of distributed solar - pv magazine USA

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 6:40am
Northeastern installers put up 902 MW of distributed solar  pv magazine USA

Installers in Massachusetts, New York and New Jersey stole the show, while good prospects are seen for advancing solar in the region, especially in New York ...

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Join Perkins+Will at Events in February 2019 - WebWire

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 3:49am
Join Perkins+Will at Events in February 2019  WebWire

February offers *fresh* opportunities to connect with our people out in the field. We hope to see you at events this month. Thursday, February 7 , , Gerry Tierney will ...

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Passive House appoints CEO and spreads its wings - The Fifth Estate

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 1:18am
Passive House appoints CEO and spreads its wings  The Fifth Estate

The Australian Passive House Association's first chief executive appointment is a signal that this particular way of building highly sustainable houses is about to ...

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Passive House appoints CEO and spreads its wings, beyond residential - The Fifth Estate

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 02/05/2019 - 1:11am
Passive House appoints CEO and spreads its wings, beyond residential  The Fifth Estate

The Australian Passive House Association's first chief executive appointment is a signal that this particular way of building highly sustainable houses is about to ...

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Green building expert joins healthy homes tech start-up - Scoop.co.nz

Passive House Google feed - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 11:51am
Green building expert joins healthy homes tech start-up  Scoop.co.nz

Leading New Zealand green buildings expert Rochelle Payne (Ade) has taken an equity share in healthy homes technology start-up Tether because she is ...

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Cornerspring Montessori to hold open house - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal - Republican Journal

Passive House Google feed - Mon, 02/04/2019 - 10:38am
Cornerspring Montessori to hold open house - Belfast - Waldo - Republican Journal  Republican Journal

Belfast — Cornerspring Montessori School is hosting an open house Saturday, Feb. 9, 10 a.m. to noon, for families interested in toddler, preschool, kindergarten ...

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New-build homes: why some owners are left feeling the cold - The Guardian

Passive House Google feed - Sat, 02/02/2019 - 12:30am
New-build homes: why some owners are left feeling the cold  The Guardian

Newly built homes are more energy efficient than ever, the government said this week. But thousands of buyers are finding that their expensive new homes are ...

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Lessons from the polar vortex: Build resilient and passive - Treehugger

Passive House Google feed - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 10:00am
Lessons from the polar vortex: Build resilient and passive  Treehugger

Our houses have become lifeboats. In Kansas City, Missouri, this kid built a tent over the hot air vent to keep warm. He knows more about building science than a ...

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Lessons from the polar vortex: Build resilient and passive - Treehugger

Passive House Google feed - Fri, 02/01/2019 - 10:00am
Lessons from the polar vortex: Build resilient and passive  Treehugger

Our houses have become lifeboats. In Kansas City, Missouri, this kid built a tent over the hot air vent to keep warm. He knows more about building science than a ...

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