Passive House News

City staff deem 16-storey tower proposal for Kingsway Rona site 'too tall' - Daily Hive

Passive House Google feed - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 3:11pm
City staff deem 16-storey tower proposal for Kingsway Rona site 'too tall'  Daily Hive

Planning staff with the City of Vancouver have asked the proponents of the Kingsway Rona store redevelopment to go back to the drawing board.

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Woda Cooper Cos. Opens Two Developments for Seniors in Ohio - Apartment Finance Today

Passive House Google feed - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 1:54pm
Woda Cooper Cos. Opens Two Developments for Seniors in Ohio  Apartment Finance Today

Affordable housing for seniors got a boost in Ohio at the end of the year with the grand openings of two communities by Woda Cooper Cos.—the 54-unit ...

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Technological innovation changing range and type of on-site services - Daily Commercial News

Passive House Google feed - Mon, 01/14/2019 - 4:25am
Technological innovation changing range and type of on-site services  Daily Commercial News

Technological innovation is taking the construction industry by storm. Everywhere you look, digital devices of some kind are changing the way construction gets ...

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Revelstoke's first passive house standard commercial building underway - Revelstoke Mountaineer

Passive House Google feed - Sun, 01/13/2019 - 11:00pm
Revelstoke's first passive house standard commercial building underway  Revelstoke Mountaineer

It's easy to spot gas-guzzlers on the road, such as an emissions-belching super-duty pickup that could tow a commercial fishing trawler up to Rogers Pass at the ...

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Construction Could Begin This Fall On Apartment Complex Replacing 'Jelly Bean' Buildings - Huddle Today

Passive House Google feed - Fri, 01/11/2019 - 2:03am
Construction Could Begin This Fall On Apartment Complex Replacing 'Jelly Bean' Buildings  Huddle Today

SAINT JOHN – The mixed-income apartment complex that will replace the demolished “Jelly Bean” buildings at the corner of Wellington Row and Union Street ...

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How to design a truly sustainable office building - Treehugger

Passive House Google feed - Thu, 01/10/2019 - 12:37pm
How to design a truly sustainable office building  Treehugger

Here's a checklist for an extreme green dream office, courtesy of Dr. Peter Rickaby.

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Room to improve: solar panels that heat homes all year round - Irish Times

Passive House Google feed - Thu, 01/10/2019 - 12:05pm
Room to improve: solar panels that heat homes all year round  Irish Times

Sitting at home watching an episode of Room to Improve on RTÉ television with her father, Ava Kate Beausang (17) quickly came to the realisation that most ...

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Room to improve: solar panels that heat homes all year round - The Irish Times

Passive House Google feed - Thu, 01/10/2019 - 12:04pm
Room to improve: solar panels that heat homes all year round  The Irish Times

BTYSTE: Fifth-year student tests metals for months; first-years make bioplastic from milk.

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Opelika takes step toward renewable energy - Opelika Auburn News

Passive House Google feed - Thu, 01/10/2019 - 5:00am
Opelika takes step toward renewable energy  Opelika Auburn News

An agreement between the city of Opelika and the Alabama Municipal Electric Authority will help harness and use excess energy.

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How to design a truly sustainable office building - Treehugger

Passive House Google feed - Thu, 01/10/2019 - 12:00am
How to design a truly sustainable office building  Treehugger

Here's a checklist for an extreme green dream office, courtesy of Dr. Peter Rickaby. Dr. Peter Rickaby is an independent energy and sustainability consultant ...

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Panelization Makes Quick Work of Passive Building - ARCHITECT Magazine

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 01/09/2019 - 12:20pm
Panelization Makes Quick Work of Passive Building  ARCHITECT Magazine

Factory-made components are helping builders achieve passive levels of performance.

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Climate Change Demands a Shift in Responsibility - Builder Magazine

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 01/09/2019 - 10:53am
Climate Change Demands a Shift in Responsibility  Builder Magazine

Architecture, construction, and engineering professionals must educate and collaborate with peers on sustainability issues.

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Grand Openings: 10 Major Real Estate Projects Coming To NYC This Year - Bisnow

Passive House Google feed - Wed, 01/09/2019 - 8:53am
Grand Openings: 10 Major Real Estate Projects Coming To NYC This Year  Bisnow

From Hudson Square to the Far Rockaways, Bisnow looks at some of New York's most intriguing projects set to open in 2019.

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Canada's first 'Zero Net Energy' building opens in Oxford Country - Canadian Architect

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 01/08/2019 - 10:56am
Canada's first 'Zero Net Energy' building opens in Oxford Country  Canadian Architect

January 8, 2019 by Canadian Architect. Designed to be Canada's first Zero Net Energy building, the Waste Management and Education Centre has opened in ...

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Panelization Makes Quick Work of Passive Building - Builder Magazine

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 01/08/2019 - 9:55am
Panelization Makes Quick Work of Passive Building  Builder Magazine

Factory-made components are helping builders achieve passive levels of performance.

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Nathan Kipnis on the AIA 2030 Commitment - Energy Priorities Magazine

Passive House Google feed - Tue, 01/08/2019 - 8:40am
Nathan Kipnis on the AIA 2030 Commitment  Energy Priorities Magazine

The Building Science Podcast buzzes with enthusiasm for healthy, sustainable buildings that respect the human factor and save energy. The Building Science.

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Kiss + Cathcart is hiring a Project Architect/Research Leader in Brooklyn, NY, US - Archinect

Passive House Google feed - Mon, 01/07/2019 - 5:14am
Kiss + Cathcart is hiring a Project Architect/Research Leader in Brooklyn, NY, US  Archinect

Kiss + Cathcart is a Brooklyn-based firm with a decades-long record as a pioneer in sustainable building technologies and systems. Your work will be at the ...

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Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Support Green Initiatives - Virginia Connection Newspapers

Passive House Google feed - Sat, 01/05/2019 - 10:43pm
Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Support Green Initiatives  Virginia Connection Newspapers

#My letter is in response to “Support Green New Deal,” [Gazette Packet, Dec. 20-26, 2018]. Having driven 20 plus miles through what is billed as the world's ...

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Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Support Green Initiatives - Alexandria Gazette Packet

Passive House Google feed - Sat, 01/05/2019 - 10:42pm
Opinion: Letter to the Editor: Support Green Initiatives  Alexandria Gazette Packet

#My letter is in response to “Support Green New Deal,” [Gazette Packet, Dec. 20-26, 2018]. Having driven 20 plus miles through what is billed as the world's ...

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Canadian couple buy NZ$2223 climate change-friendly cat-door - Brinkwire

Passive House Google feed - Sat, 01/05/2019 - 2:17pm
Canadian couple buy NZ$2223 climate change-friendly cat-door  Brinkwire

A Canadian couple have paid $2000 (NZ$2223) dollars for an airtight built-in cat-door in their house that aims to fight climate change. James Dean and wife ...

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