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Vancouver Chapter explores Passive House design - Construction Canada

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 7:40am
Vancouver Chapter explores Passive House design  Construction Canada

CSC Vancouver is holding a general meeting and presentation on “Charting New Territory in Passive House,” on Thursday, April 11. The event will take place ...

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2019 Product Guide: Windows and Doors - Builder Magazine

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 6:26am
2019 Product Guide: Windows and Doors  Builder Magazine

For both windows and doors, savvy consumers demand higher thermal values along with improved impact and wind resistance. Using increased thermal values ...

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The Columbus Way: Collaboration Is Key to Delivering Affordable Housing - REBusinessOnline

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 4:45am
The Columbus Way: Collaboration Is Key to Delivering Affordable Housing  REBusinessOnline

Fairwood Commons is a seniors housing community built for Passive House certification. Columbus, Ohio's exploding population growth and strong economy ...

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The Columbus Way: Collaboration Is Key to Delivering Affordable Housing - REBusinessOnline

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 4:45am
The Columbus Way: Collaboration Is Key to Delivering Affordable Housing  REBusinessOnline

Fairwood Commons is a seniors housing community built for Passive House certification. Columbus, Ohio's exploding population growth and strong economy ...

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Residents left in the cold with Kelham Island development - The Star

Thu, 04/04/2019 - 3:24am
Residents left in the cold with Kelham Island development  The Star

When residents moved into a new development in the up-and-coming Little Kelham they were thrilled with their green homes.

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New York engineering firm acquires Portland's Becker Structural Engineers - Mainebiz

Wed, 04/03/2019 - 8:34am
New York engineering firm acquires Portland's Becker Structural Engineers  Mainebiz

Thornton Tomasetti, an international engineering firm headquartered in New York City, has acquired Becker Structural Engineers Inc., a Portland firm with ...

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NanaWall's WA67 Solves for Warping/Cracking in Mixed Material Frames - Builder Magazine

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 11:17am
NanaWall's WA67 Solves for Warping/Cracking in Mixed Material Frames  Builder Magazine

NanaWall's newest folding glass wall, the WA67, uses a spacer bar fastening system and proprietary evaporation chamber to successfully mount an extruded ...

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Retrofitting Hamilton high-rise to Passive House standards - - Construction Canada

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 9:26am
Retrofitting Hamilton high-rise to Passive House standards -  Construction Canada

The Ken Soble Tower Transformation project by ERA Architects will rehabilitate a post-war apartment in Hamilton to Passive House standards. It also aims to ...

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Ellis Passivhaus laughed at Chicago's Polar Vortex - Treehugger

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 8:02am
Ellis Passivhaus laughed at Chicago's Polar Vortex  Treehugger

Temperatures in January dropped to -24°F and an air source heat pump kept it comfy and cozy. There was a "polar vortex" even in Chicago at the end of ...

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Ellis Passivhaus laughed at Chicago's Polar Vortex - Treehugger

Tue, 04/02/2019 - 7:26am
Ellis Passivhaus laughed at Chicago's Polar Vortex  Treehugger

Temperatures in January dropped to -24°F and an air source heat pump kept it comfy and cozy. There was a "polar vortex" even in Chicago at the end of ...

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ADP Consulting boosting Sydney's green team - The Fifth Estate

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 11:41pm
ADP Consulting boosting Sydney's green team  The Fifth Estate

Australian engineering services firm ADP Consulting is already about 100 employees strong but now it's growing its sustainability capacity in Sydney to match ...

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Healthy, Beautiful, and Energy Efficient: Inside a Passive House on Bayswater - Ottawa Magazine

Mon, 04/01/2019 - 1:12pm
Healthy, Beautiful, and Energy Efficient: Inside a Passive House on Bayswater  Ottawa Magazine

For architect and energy adviser Mark Rosen, his home is also his showpiece. “You can have everything you want in an electric car. In a passive house, I think ...

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Falkirk Wheel architect is bringing Dubai to Scotland - HeraldScotland

Sun, 03/31/2019 - 9:00pm
Falkirk Wheel architect is bringing Dubai to Scotland  HeraldScotland

FROM the relentless heat of the Dubai desert to the frozen winters of Russia, taming and harnessing the extremes has been an enduring mission for…

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City Agencies Announce Affordable Housing Complex at Contentious Broadway Triangle Site in Brooklyn - New York YIMBY

Sat, 03/30/2019 - 4:30am
City Agencies Announce Affordable Housing Complex at Contentious Broadway Triangle Site in Brooklyn  New York YIMBY

YIMBY has the latest on Broadway Triangle in Brooklyn, where NYC agencies HPD and HDC revealed a five-building, multi-phase affordable housing ...

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$17-million daycare facility to be built on Gastown parkade rooftop - Daily Hive

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 6:09pm
$17-million daycare facility to be built on Gastown parkade rooftop  Daily Hive

Under-utilized parking spaces on the rooftop of the city-owned parkades in Gastown will be turned into daycare facilities for 74 young children.

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Union Square Residents Move Closer to Agreement with Master-plan... - Scout Somerville

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 3:41pm
Union Square Residents Move Closer to Agreement with Master-plan...  Scout Somerville

With the long-awaited Union Square redevelopment expected to begin construction this fall, nearby residents are working to ensure that the wide-ranging project ...

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How to track your carbon footprint - CBC.ca

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 5:01am
How to track your carbon footprint  CBC.ca

In this week's issue of our environment newsletter, we look at the pros and cons of nuclear power and what you can do to make better sustainable living choices.

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Hamilton's Ken Soble Tower rebirth a Passive House first - Daily Commercial News

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 3:00am
Hamilton's Ken Soble Tower rebirth a Passive House first  Daily Commercial News

Overlooking Hamilton Harbour, the 18-storey Ken Soble Tower is a building with a long list of problems including a deteriorating envelope, lack of insulation, ...

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How to track your carbon footprint - CBC.ca

Fri, 03/29/2019 - 1:00am
How to track your carbon footprint  CBC.ca

In this week's issue of our environment newsletter, we look at the pros and cons of nuclear power and what you can do to make better sustainable living choices.

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