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Fantastic TFE reader offer: $200 discount to Certified Passive House Institute Designer course, Perth or Sydney - The Fifth Estate

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 10:49pm

The Fifth Estate

Fantastic TFE reader offer: $200 discount to Certified Passive House Institute Designer course, Perth or Sydney
The Fifth Estate
Daniel Kress of Smart Plus Homes is offering readers of The Fifth Estate $200 off his Certified Passive House Designer full course package running in Perth from 26 November and in Sydney from 11 March. The course includes nine days learning Passive ...

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Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification - Globalnews.ca

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 4:03am

Globalnews.ca

Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification
Globalnews.ca
Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification. Radiance Cohousing in Saskatoon is looking to be Canada's first co-housing development to achieve Passive House certification. Nicole Stillger with the story. Cohousing complex in ...

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Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification | Watch News Videos Online - Globalnews.ca

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 12:00am
Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification | Watch News Videos Online  Globalnews.ca

Radiance Cohousing in Saskatoon is looking to be Canada's first co-housing development to achieve Passive House certification. Nicole Stillger with the story.

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Wayne Turett's passive house Turett Collaborative New York | Livegreenblog - Floornature.com

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 12:00am
Wayne Turett's passive house Turett Collaborative New York | Livegreenblog  Floornature.com

Read In celebration of the 15th annual International Passive House Open Days architect Wayne Turett principal of the Turett Collaborative opened up his ...

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Hanley Wood's HIVE 50 Honorees Spotlight Top Innovations in Housing - PR Web

Mon, 11/12/2018 - 12:00am
Hanley Wood's HIVE 50 Honorees Spotlight Top Innovations in Housing  PR Web

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) November 12, 2018 -- WASHINGTON, DC (NOVEMBER 9, 2018) – Hanley Wood, the premier information, media, event and ...

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Wayne Turett's passive house, Turett Collaborative New York - Floornature.com (blog)

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 11:45pm

Wayne Turett's passive house, Turett Collaborative New York
Floornature.com (blog)
The five basic Passive House principles allow these highly efficient buildings to dispense with classic building heating. Such buildings are called passive houses because they use passive sources like solar radiation or the heat emitted by occupants ...

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Wayne Turett's passive house, Turett Collaborative New York - Floornature.com (blog)

Sun, 11/11/2018 - 11:45pm

Floornature.com (blog)

Wayne Turett's passive house, Turett Collaborative New York
Floornature.com (blog)
Passive House buildings are characterised by excellent thermal insulation, triple-glazed windows, and a ventilation system that encompasses heat recovery among other details. This ventilation system means the air quality is noticeably better than in ...

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Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification - Globalnews.ca

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 5:56pm

Globalnews.ca

Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification
Globalnews.ca
The complex has also been built to meet what are called Passive House standards and hopes to become the first co-housing development to achieve that certification. “You have to meet 15 kilowatt hours per square meter per year or space heating energy ...

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Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification - Global News

Sat, 11/10/2018 - 12:00am
Cohousing complex in Saskatoon pursuing Passive House certification  Global News

Radiance Cohousing in Saskatoon is looking to be Canada's first co-housing development to achieve Passive House certification.

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Getting through the winter without a furnace? Calgary developer says it can be done - Globalnews.ca

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 5:06pm

Globalnews.ca

Getting through the winter without a furnace? Calgary developer says it can be done
Globalnews.ca
Called a “Passive House,” developer Brookfield Residential had it prefabricated and shipped over from Germany. Built with construction techniques used in Europe for years, it's designed to be up to 90 per cent more energy efficient than a standard house.

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3 cool things about a home with no furnace - CBC.ca

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 4:52pm

CBC.ca

3 cool things about a home with no furnace
CBC.ca
Calgary passive house a testing lab for latest high-tech home energy challenges. David Bell · CBC News · Posted: Nov 09, 2018 5:06 PM MT | Last Updated: November 10. Calgary passive house 1:44. 0 comments. It's like a home-in-a-box that Ikea might sell ...

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Gorgeous, energy-efficient retreat rests among Utah's mountains - Inhabitat

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 3:00pm

Inhabitat

Gorgeous, energy-efficient retreat rests among Utah's mountains
Inhabitat
Danish interior designer Mette Axboe spent months searching for the perfect U.S. location for a family retreat, but the hunt came to an abrupt end once she set sights on an expansive lot of 10 pristine acres overlooking Utah's picturesque Park City.

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All about eaves: Giant wood overhanging roof keeps glass wall from overheating - Treehugger

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 9:32am

Treehugger

All about eaves: Giant wood overhanging roof keeps glass wall from overheating
Treehugger
I was thinking of this house as I wrote yesterday about Graham Whiting's Wild Leek Passive House, where "Careful attention was paid to advanced framing details, minimizing stud use and thermal bridging wherever possible." Whiting's house will never be ...

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All about eaves: Giant wood overhanging roof keeps glass wall from overheating - Treehugger

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:00am
All about eaves: Giant wood overhanging roof keeps glass wall from overheating  Treehugger

This is a beautiful house, but it raises a lot of questions about what "respect for the environment" means.

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Gorgeous Passive House rests among Utah's mountains - Inhabitat

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:00am
Gorgeous Passive House rests among Utah's mountains  Inhabitat

See the stunning, energy-efficient home in Utah that resulted from the collab of Danish interior designer Mette Axboe and local Park City architect Chris Price.

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3 cool things about a home with no furnace - CBC.ca

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:00am
3 cool things about a home with no furnace  CBC.ca

The builders of a northwest Calgary home say it uses 90 per cent less energy than a regular build, thanks to massively insulated walls and windows — just some ...

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Getting through the winter without a furnace? Calgary developer says it can be done - Global News

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:00am
Getting through the winter without a furnace? Calgary developer says it can be done  Global News

WATCH: A Calgary developer is showing off something new in the north end of the city. It's a house that's up to 90 per cent more energy efficient than an average ...

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All about eaves: Giant wood overhanging roof keeps glass wall from overheating - Treehugger

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 12:00am
All about eaves: Giant wood overhanging roof keeps glass wall from overheating  Treehugger

This is a beautiful house, but it raises a lot of questions about what "respect for the environment" means.

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Passive House and permaculture are a perfect mix - Treehugger

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 11:49am

Treehugger

Passive House and permaculture are a perfect mix
Treehugger
Graham Whiting of Whiting Design has been working on a Passive House design for a family of permaculture farmers south of Guelph, Ontario. TreeHugger Sami has written a lot about Permaculture, and says "the idea behind permaculture gardening is to ...

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2018 Architect 50: Methodology - ARCHITECT Magazine

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 6:21am
2018 Architect 50: Methodology  ARCHITECT Magazine

ARCHITECT advertised the Architect 50 program in print and online, and also sent direct invitations to firms that either requested entry forms or that had ...

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