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Gilford project is first passive house apartment building in state - The Laconia Daily Sun

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 8:43am
Gilford project is first passive house apartment building in state  The Laconia Daily Sun

GILFORD — The Passive House Institute US has declared Gilford Village Knolls III to be the first affordable multi-family building in New Hampshire to be passive ...

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Heatwave prompts architect to include air conditioner in energy efficient home - The Canberra Times

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 5:00am
Heatwave prompts architect to include air conditioner in energy efficient home  The Canberra Times

Architect Michael Tolhurst decided to include air conditioning in the plans for his new Passivhaus after the capital sweltered through four days above 40 ...

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Heatwave prompts architect to include air conditioner in energy efficient home - The Canberra Times

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 5:00am
Heatwave prompts architect to include air conditioner in energy efficient home  The Canberra Times

Architect Michael Tolhurst decided to include air conditioning in the plans for his new Passivhaus after the capital sweltered through four days above 40 ...

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Vernacular Architecture & Sustainable Design - Fine Homebuilding

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 12:00am
Vernacular Architecture & Sustainable Design  Fine Homebuilding

It's been said that sustainability, as applied to the building industry, began as an ecologically friendly approach to design and construction but that it has evolved ...

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Passive House certification in cold climates - Construction Canada

Thu, 01/24/2019 - 12:00am
Passive House certification in cold climates  Construction Canada

Completed in the summer of 2018, Valleyview Town Hall in Alberta is the result of extensive collaboration between the municipality, contractor, and a team of ...

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Lyn Hall: Natural resources and the future of resource-based communities - Alaska Highway News

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 10:55am
Lyn Hall: Natural resources and the future of resource-based communities  Alaska Highway News

This week, Prince George is hosting one of the most important annual natural resource conferences in Canada. The BC Natural Resources Forum attracts close ...

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High Performance Leadership and Important Conversations…Four Mindset Tools - Todayville.com

Wed, 01/23/2019 - 10:20am
High Performance Leadership and Important Conversations…Four Mindset Tools  Todayville.com

Are you someone who takes “responsibility for finding the potential in people and processes, and who has the courage to develop that potential”?

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Gilford Senior Apartments, Topped With Solar, Certified As 'Passive House' - New Hampshire Public Radio

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 12:22pm
Gilford Senior Apartments, Topped With Solar, Certified As 'Passive House'  New Hampshire Public Radio

A new apartment building in Gilford is the first in the state to be certified as a “passive house.” It uses airtight construction and energy efficient.

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Bijou Properties to expand portfolio in Morris and Essex counties - NJBIZ

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 9:06am
Bijou Properties to expand portfolio in Morris and Essex counties  NJBIZ

Bijou Properties is set to expand its portfolio of sustainable and luxury residential and commercial buildings into new and exciting markets in Northern New ...

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Facing Climate Change, Architects Expand the Scope of Sustainability - Metropolis Magazine

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 8:55am
Facing Climate Change, Architects Expand the Scope of Sustainability  Metropolis Magazine

Energy efficiency has long been the holy grail of sustainable architecture, but in the face of climate change, there's much more to consider.

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On the Scene: Industry Events - Engineering News-Record

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 8:08am
On the Scene: Industry Events  Engineering News-Record

ENR Midwest Honors Best Projects Winners ENR Midwest welcomed 181 attendees to its annual Best Projects ceremony on Nov. 28 at the Westin River North ...

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Government of Canada to Build Safe and Affordable Housing in Hamilton - Canada NewsWire

Tue, 01/22/2019 - 5:45am
Government of Canada to Build Safe and Affordable Housing in Hamilton  Canada NewsWire

Projects mark the start of new funding from the new Co-Investment Fund HAMILTON, ON, Jan. 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Every Canadian deserves a safe and affordable ...

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Graphene stars in Passivhaus retrofit of Victorian townhouses - The Fifth Estate

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 10:40pm
Graphene stars in Passivhaus retrofit of Victorian townhouses  The Fifth Estate

Passivehaus homes used to have a distinctive look but with the help of a few prize-winning materials such as graphene there's now more variation in look and ...

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Graphene stars in Passivhaus retrofit of Victorian townhouses - The Fifth Estate

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 7:45pm
Graphene stars in Passivhaus retrofit of Victorian townhouses  The Fifth Estate

Passivehaus homes often have a distinctive look but with the help of a few new technologies and materials such as graphene there's now more variation in ...

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Breakthrough Envelope Sealing Technology Wins 2019 Product Innovation Of The Year Award - PR Web

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 2:08am
Breakthrough Envelope Sealing Technology Wins 2019 Product Innovation Of The Year Award  PR Web

AeroBarrierAeroBarrier® , a breakthrough home and building envelope sealing technology, has been selected to receive a 2019 Product Innovation of the Year ...

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Breakthrough Envelope Sealing Technology Wins 2019 Product Innovation Of The Year Award - Benzinga

Mon, 01/21/2019 - 2:00am
Breakthrough Envelope Sealing Technology Wins 2019 Product Innovation Of The Year Award  Benzinga

DAYTON, Ohio, Jan. 21, 2019 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- AeroBarrierAeroBarrier® , a breakthrough home and building envelope sealing technology, has been ...

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Vancouver City Council approves two new buildings with 79 rental homes - Daily Hive

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 9:14am
Vancouver City Council approves two new buildings with 79 rental homes  Daily Hive

Late last week, Vancouver City Council approved two rental housing projects during the first public hearing of their term.

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Perth’s first eco-friendly hemp house has been built - News Tribe

Sun, 01/20/2019 - 8:18am
Perth’s first eco-friendly hemp house has been built  News Tribe

PERTH: The Perth metropolitan is now home to its first hempcrete house, located in the Beaconsfield suburb near Fremantle. The pioneers of this toxic-free, ...

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Indiana architects earn designations | News - Indiana Gazette

Sat, 01/19/2019 - 9:48pm
Indiana architects earn designations | News  Indiana Gazette

UpStreet Architects Inc.'s Indiana Studio has earned the gold designation from The Southwestern PA Sustainable Small Business Designation (SSBD) program.

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