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Editor's Picks #471 - Archinect

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 3:07pm

Archinect

Editor's Picks #471
Archinect
Plus, Zack Semke highlighted the potentials of Passive House Design. Daniel Piselli chimed in "Great, timely article. Passive House is no longer a fringe concept. Its being proven feasible in the US on projects of multiple scales & types by a growing ...

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about architecture's house W in beijing overcomes weather conditions using passive design - Designboom

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 4:20am

about architecture's house W in beijing overcomes weather conditions using passive design
Designboom
atelier about architecture invites architecture and technology research institute of tsinghua university to carry out a half-year professional examination after the realization of 'house W' with the aspiration of building a passive house that ...

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about architecture's house W in beijing overcomes weather conditions using passive design - Designboom

Thu, 07/06/2017 - 4:10am

Designboom

about architecture's house W in beijing overcomes weather conditions using passive design
Designboom
atelier about architecture invites architecture and technology research institute of tsinghua university to carry out a half-year professional examination after the realization of 'house W' with the aspiration of building a passive house that ...

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22nd International Passive House Conference: Passive House, It's Worth It - Korea IT Times (press release)

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 7:04pm

Korea IT Times (press release)

22nd International Passive House Conference: Passive House, It's Worth It
Korea IT Times (press release)
In view of the international climate objectives, providing both affordable and energy efficient living space has become a challenging task for cities and communities. Solutions for solving this dilemma will be discussed at the 22nd International ...

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Game changer: North Shore CDC embarks on 'Lighthouses' project - The Salem News

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 3:54pm

The Salem News

Game changer: North Shore CDC embarks on 'Lighthouses' project
The Salem News
"The cool thing about The Lighthouses is we're planning it with passive-house guidelines," Northcutt said. "Our model is that our rents include heat and hot water, and the residents pay for electric. But for us, the cost to operate the building will be ...

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Game changer - The Salem News

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 3:05pm

The Salem News

Game changer
The Salem News
"The cool thing about The Lighthouses is we're planning it with passive-house guidelines," Northcutt said. "Our model is that our rents include heat and hot water, and the residents pay for electric. But for us, the cost to operate the building will be ...

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Posts tagged “passive house - UrbanCincy

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 7:08am

UrbanCincy

Posts tagged “passive house
UrbanCincy
Since you basically don't have any communication from inside air to outside air, the filtration system for a passive house is a little different. This is an add-on equipment that you put on top of your furnace which cleans the air and filters it way ...

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Prefab zero energy passive house wins WA's missing middle comp - The Fifth Estate

Wed, 07/05/2017 - 1:06am

The Fifth Estate

Prefab zero energy passive house wins WA's missing middle comp
The Fifth Estate
David Barr Architects has won Western Australian land development agency LandCorp's Step Up Housing Design Competition with a prefabricated, zero-energy passive house design. The winning submission will become WA's first multi-residential project ...

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Kirio smart homes don't just alert you to problems, they can fix them - Digital Trends

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 3:32pm

Kirio smart homes don't just alert you to problems, they can fix them
Digital Trends
“Even the builder had never lived in a passive house,” he said. Instead, Rougier built his own, which would eventually become Kirio, a built-in home automation system that controls everything from lights to heating and cooling to the water tank. And it ...

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New York underwater - The Real Deal Magazine

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 11:21am

The Real Deal Magazine

New York underwater
The Real Deal Magazine
Because those small and mid-sized properties are rarely vacant and tend to change hands often, their owners are less likely to incorporate technology like solar and wind power or passive-house standards. In addition, some owners are not financially ...

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CSHQA has a new architect-in-training - Idaho Business Review

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 4:11am

Idaho Business Review

CSHQA has a new architect-in-training
Idaho Business Review
In 2016, she received her BArch with a minor in Natural Resources from Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning. She is a PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant, and is pursuing an architecture license. CSHQA is a full-service ...

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Waikato building company moves toward passive housing - Stuff.co.nz

Sun, 07/02/2017 - 10:32pm

Stuff.co.nz

Waikato building company moves toward passive housing
Stuff.co.nz
The couple own Brown Construction Ltd, which holds the only eHaus​ licence in the region - eHaus is the leading New Zealand provider of passive house design and build service. These homes consume 75 to 90 per cent less energy than conventional ...

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Jamaica 'Tree of Life' is the neighborhood's largest affordable housing complex to date - QNS.com

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 12:26pm

QNS.com

Jamaica 'Tree of Life' is the neighborhood's largest affordable housing complex to date
QNS.com
“Tree of Life combines city investment, innovative programs like Voluntary Inclusionary Housing, and vital federal resources to create 174 affordable homes – a third of which are permanently affordable – in a passive house development that will bring ...

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High-Rise Buildings Use More Energy, Release More CO2 - Energy Manager Today

Thu, 06/29/2017 - 8:16am

High-Rise Buildings Use More Energy, Release More CO2
Energy Manager Today
In 2015, Cornell University began construction on a Cornell Tech campus on New York City's Roosevelt Island that included a Passive-House, high-rise dorm building. The Passive-House designation is set by Germany's Passive House Institute and is only ...

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Harrisburg's skyline is about to get a little more crowded - PennLive.com

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 10:45am

PennLive.com

Harrisburg's skyline is about to get a little more crowded
PennLive.com
Hudson said the new building's plans call for platinum status, as well as construction to passive house (or Passivhaus in its original German) standards of insulation and materials. The plan, he said, would make the addition the first LEED platinum ...

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Shropshire architects appointed to landmark 'Passive House' project ... - Bdaily

Wed, 06/28/2017 - 12:51am

Bdaily

Shropshire architects appointed to landmark 'Passive House' project ...
Bdaily
A boutique architect practice in Shropshire has been chosen to deliver a landmark 'Grand Design' project. Johnson Design Partnership, which is located on ...

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Shropshire architects appointed to landmark 'Passive House' project - shropshirelive.com

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 10:02pm

shropshirelive.com

Shropshire architects appointed to landmark 'Passive House' project
shropshirelive.com
Johnson Design Partnership, which is located on Station Lane in Bridgnorth, has been appointed by global property specialists Elemento Group to oversee final designs for a significant 'Passive House' in the South East of England. The concept is a ...

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Prefab homes from Go Logic offer 'rural modernism' assembled in 2 weeks - Curbed

Tue, 06/27/2017 - 7:04am

Curbed

Prefab homes from Go Logic offer 'rural modernism' assembled in 2 weeks
Curbed
Since its start in 2008, the Maine-based design-build firm Go Logic has built eco-conscious summer homes, prefab getaway cabins, and the state's first passive house. To keep up demand, the firm is launching a line of prefab passive-house dwellings that ...

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Bridgnorth architects wins passive house project - shropshirestar.com

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 10:05pm

shropshirestar.com

Bridgnorth architects wins passive house project
shropshirestar.com
“Elemento Group is a visionary developer and bought into how we would complete the challenging final designs and ensure that they are then project managed throughout the construction so that they deliver the energy requirements of a passive house, but ...

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Contractor sues developer of $60M River Market apartment project - Kansas City Business Journal

Mon, 06/26/2017 - 12:23pm

Kansas City Business Journal

Contractor sues developer of $60M River Market apartment project
Kansas City Business Journal
A few months later, Arnold Development Group LLC announced that work would begin soon on the project, which called for 16-inch-thick concrete walls and other green features to slash energy costs. Its first units were expected to be delivered in ...

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