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Britco slashes energy costs and waste by blending modular and passive housing - BCBusiness

Fri, 05/19/2017 - 12:21pm

BCBusiness

Britco slashes energy costs and waste by blending modular and passive housing
BCBusiness
You probably know Britco for its tan-and-orange rental trailers, a fixture on construction sites. But the Langley-based company has other talents. Britco recently married its expertise in modular building design with “passive house,” a building ...

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Inside €1.6m Sutton showstopper with views over Dublin Bay - Irish Independent

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 6:31pm

Irish Independent

Inside €1.6m Sutton showstopper with views over Dublin Bay
Irish Independent
One of the big pluses here is the very high A2 BER which has been achieved using Passive house standard Alu Clad doors and windows, a heat recovery ventilation system which uses the outgoing hot air to heat that coming in. There's a super high level of ...

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BREAKING: Groundbreaking Held at Westminster Place at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg - Gant Daily

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 1:36pm

Gant Daily

BREAKING: Groundbreaking Held at Westminster Place at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg
Gant Daily
The design, referred to as Passive House, will be one of less than 50 in the United States. Mike Gwin, a partner with Rothschild Doyno Collaborative, the architects for this project, explained that this building will use one-half to one-third of the ...

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BREAKING: Groundbreaking Held at Westminster Place at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg - Gant Daily

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 1:36pm

Gant Daily

BREAKING: Groundbreaking Held at Westminster Place at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg
Gant Daily
The design, referred to as Passive House, will be one of less than 50 in the United States. Mike Gwin, a partner with Rothschild Doyno Collaborative, the architects for this project, explained that this building will use one-half to one-third of the ...

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Real-time Stock Quotes that remove the 15-minute stock price delay on all Canadian stock portals - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 5:00am

The Globe and Mail

Real-time Stock Quotes that remove the 15-minute stock price delay on all Canadian stock portals
The Globe and Mail
That's because Mr. Picciano's house is Vancouver's first certified Passive House, which means it has met a rigorous standard for construction that ensures that it is so well insulated and air-tight that it requires very little energy to heat and cool ...

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Try Globe Unlimited- 99¢/week for the first 4 weeks - The Globe and Mail

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 5:00am

The Globe and Mail

Try Globe Unlimited- 99¢/week for the first 4 weeks
The Globe and Mail
That's because Mr. Picciano's house is Vancouver's first certified Passive House, which means it has met a rigorous standard for construction that ensures that it is so well insulated and air-tight that it requires very little energy to heat and cool ...

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Can expensive, ultra-green homes sell in a gritty suburban Maryland town? - Washington Post

Thu, 05/18/2017 - 4:07am

Washington Post

Can expensive, ultra-green homes sell in a gritty suburban Maryland town?
Washington Post
In the mid-2000s she used her rudimentary German to study a building method called “passive house,” which was so cutting-edge that English-language materials didn't exist. She obsesses over details that can make or break an energy-efficient building.

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Prefab workers' housing to be built out of cross laminated timber - Treehugger

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 11:49am

Treehugger

Prefab workers' housing to be built out of cross laminated timber
Treehugger
With livability in mind, the module improves upon the aesthetic, materials, acoustics, and thermal performance of Nexen's current conventional housing camps, and uses Passive House principles to achieve a robust building envelope. The module will have ...

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What does a modern house look like? See many types on the Portland Modern Home Tour (photos) - OregonLive.com

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 5:03am

OregonLive.com

What does a modern house look like? See many types on the Portland Modern Home Tour (photos)
OregonLive.com
... Portland house with a smart, reconfigured floor plan by Risa Boyer Architecture as well as a new, high-performance house in Northeast Portland's Woodlawn neighborhood designed by Scott Kosmecki that earned LEED-certified and Passive House status.

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Dubai's MBRSC showcases sustainable house - MEConstructionNews.com

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 1:56am

MEConstructionNews.com

Dubai's MBRSC showcases sustainable house
MEConstructionNews.com
The Sustainable Energy Programme team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) participated at the International Passive House Conference in Vienna, and presented the MBRSC Sustainable Autonomous House. The house is certified by the ...

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Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre showcases sustainable autonomous house at conference in Vienna - Zawya

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 6:57am

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre showcases sustainable autonomous house at conference in Vienna
Zawya
Commenting on the MBRSC's participation in the conference, Engineer Abdulla Ahli, Manager of the Sustainable Energy Programme Section at the MBRSC, said, "The goal of the centre's participation in the International Passive House Conference in Vienna ...

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UAE space centre takes its 'Passive House' for hot countries to Vienna showcase - The National

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 4:22am

The National

UAE space centre takes its 'Passive House' for hot countries to Vienna showcase
The National
The Sustainable Energy Programme section team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has showcased the world's first "Passive House" for a hot and humid climate. The team took the sustainable autonomous house, which is certified by the ...

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UAE space centre unveils world's first 'Passive House' for hot countries - The National

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 4:08am

The National

UAE space centre unveils world's first 'Passive House' for hot countries
The National
A Passive House is an ultra-low energy home that requires very little energy for heating or cooling. In fact, a Passive House is built without a standard central heating or air conditioning system. Such homes are based on five criteria, which are met ...

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MBRSC showcases the first Sustainable Autonomous House for hot and humid climate - Dubai Media Office (press release)

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 3:15am

MBRSC showcases the first Sustainable Autonomous House for hot and humid climate
Dubai Media Office (press release)
The Sustainable Energy Programme Section team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) participated in the International Passive House Conference in Vienna. Among the team members present at the conference were Engineer Abdulla Ahli, ...

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MBRSC showcases the first Sustainable Autonomous House for hot and humid climate - Dubai Media Office (press release)

Sun, 05/14/2017 - 3:15am

Dubai Media Office (press release)

MBRSC showcases the first Sustainable Autonomous House for hot and humid climate
Dubai Media Office (press release)
The Sustainable Energy Programme Section team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) participated in the International Passive House Conference in Vienna. Among the team members present at the conference were Engineer Abdulla Ahli, ...

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To build a house - Albany Democrat Herald

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 11:17pm

Albany Democrat Herald

To build a house
Albany Democrat Herald
Pond has been involved throughout the Kendra build, which is the first “passive house” to be tackled by an Oregon Habitat for Humanity chapter. (A passive house adopts voluntary standards for energy efficiency.) The thicker walls, extra insulation and ...

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Nurse catches a lucky break - The Mercury

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 9:02pm

The Mercury

Nurse catches a lucky break
The Mercury
“I'm so lucky to have this view and a passive house, too.” Designed by sustainability expert and architect Detlev Geard, the highperformance house is oriented so that even on the shortest day of the year the building's central thermal mass walls get ...

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Space-maximizing KU Studio 804 house open for public viewing on Saturday - Lawrence Journal World

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 2:26pm

Lawrence Journal World

Space-maximizing KU Studio 804 house open for public viewing on Saturday
Lawrence Journal World
More like this story on LJWorld.com. KU architecture class unveils new sustainable house in East Lawrence · KU architecture students debut 'passive' house in East Lawrence · Latest KU home building project on the move ...

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Full Schedule Announced For NYPH17: Towards Market Transformation - Benzinga

Thu, 05/11/2017 - 12:14am

Full Schedule Announced For NYPH17: Towards Market Transformation
Benzinga
Passive House building standards are continuously cited by governments across Europe and North America as a vitally important for delivering the carbon emissions reductions required by the Paris Climate Agreement and are uniquely equipped to adapt ...

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7 Strategies to Keep In Mind When Building a Green Home - Earth911.com

Wed, 05/10/2017 - 4:46am

Earth911.com

7 Strategies to Keep In Mind When Building a Green Home
Earth911.com
Many builders and architects have experience building green homes, including homes built to the LEED or Passive House standard. Selecting experienced building professionals can help streamline the process and ensure their familiarity with green home ...

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