Passive House Google feed

Ashley McGraw Architects - The Central New York Business Journal

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 8:40pm

Ashley McGraw Architects
The Central New York Business Journal
Ashley McGraw Architects announced it has promoted project architects JASON EVANS and NICOLE SCHUSTER by naming them associate principals of the firm. Evans joined Ashley McGraw in 2008. He has completed numerous projects for universities across New ...

Categories: Passive House News

Modern $1.1 million Dallas home holds eco surprises around every corner - CultureMap Dallas

Mon, 03/26/2018 - 12:00pm

CultureMap Dallas

Modern $1.1 million Dallas home holds eco surprises around every corner
CultureMap Dallas
The Northwest Dallas house, at 3846 Lively Cir., is the first internationally certified "passive house" in Texas, meaning it was built to some of the most exacting standards in the world for energy efficiency and air quality. “The passive house ...

Categories: Passive House News

Cary OKs developer building solar panels at planned affordable housing facility - Northwest Herald

Sun, 03/25/2018 - 9:20pm

Northwest Herald

Cary OKs developer building solar panels at planned affordable housing facility
Northwest Herald
PIRHL now wants to develop the structure and solar panels to receive a Passive House certification from Passive House Institute U.S., according to zoning documents. The Passive House concept originated in Germany and applies to energy-efficient housing ...

Categories: Passive House News

Brooklyn architect lists her modern Connecticut retreat for $650K - 6Sqft (blog)

Fri, 03/23/2018 - 10:04am

6Sqft (blog)

Brooklyn architect lists her modern Connecticut retreat for $650K
6Sqft (blog)
Lynn Gaffney, a LEED accredited and certified Passive House designer based in Brooklyn, is selling her 2,500-square-foot, three-bedroom Sharon, Connecticut weekend retreat named “The Bog” for $650,000. Gaffney has a lot of emotion attached to her home ...

Categories: Passive House News

RC18: Talbott Solar and Radiant Homes Inc., Best Solar Company - Davis Enterprise

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 2:21pm

Davis Enterprise

RC18: Talbott Solar and Radiant Homes Inc., Best Solar Company
Davis Enterprise
With the adoption of progressive climate goals by the state and Community Choice Aggregation by the municipalities in the region, the company is organizing to bring electric transportation and grid-reliability products and services to the region ...

Google News
Categories: Passive House News

UA to build Bronx Passive House - Real Estate Weekly

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 12:54pm

Real Estate Weekly

UA to build Bronx Passive House
Real Estate Weekly
UA Builders Group is working on a new ground-up passive house at 746 East 214th Street in the Bronx. Developed by Propco Holdings, the four-story building will feature 10 units ranging in size from one- to two-bedrooms. Designed to meet passive house ...

Categories: Passive House News

Lively activity in a passive house - Addison County Independent

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 10:52am

Addison County Independent

Lively activity in a passive house
Addison County Independent
In June of 2017 the family moved off the mountain and began to establish new patterns in their passive house and central location. They started biking to work and Sam became known as the kid who showed up to pre-school in a bicycle chariot. They were ...

and more »
Categories: Passive House News

Lively activity in a passive house - Addison County Independent

Thu, 03/22/2018 - 10:52am

Addison County Independent

Lively activity in a passive house
Addison County Independent
THE SOUTH AND west walls of Andrew Gardner and Caroline Damon's home in downtown Middlebury showcase large windows that help let in plenty of sun to their passive solar house. Shades that project horizontally from the south end shade some of the light ...

Categories: Passive House News

Should your kitchen have a recirculating or a direct-exhaust hood? I am exhausted just thinking about it - Treehugger

Wed, 03/21/2018 - 12:32pm

Treehugger

Should your kitchen have a recirculating or a direct-exhaust hood? I am exhausted just thinking about it
Treehugger
Emissions of nitrogen dioxide in homes with gas stoves exceed the Environmental Protection Agency's definition of clean air in an estimated 55 percent to 70 percent of those homes, according to one model; a quarter of them have air quality worse than ...

Categories: Passive House News

This award-winning, super-efficient home near Olympia is designed for the health of the environment — and its owners - Journal Gazette and Times-Courier

Wed, 03/21/2018 - 12:21pm

This award-winning, super-efficient home near Olympia is designed for the health of the environment — and its owners
Journal Gazette and Times-Courier
OLYMPIA, Wash. — It's hard to know whether that warm golden glow throughout Laura and Kelly Lewis' Olympia-area home radiates from the bright lemon-yellow paint atop its elevated light-diffusing shelves, or from the national first-place awards this ...

Categories: Passive House News

'An experiment unlike any other': Father-son duo build first house of its kind in Texas - Dallas News

Wed, 03/21/2018 - 5:30am

Dallas News

'An experiment unlike any other': Father-son duo build first house of its kind in Texas
Dallas News
Designed and built as the first International Passive House Association (IPHA) residence in the state, it illustrates exceptional standards for energy efficiency. "Passive construction is the most efficient in the world," Kyle says. It wasn't until ...

Categories: Passive House News

Seattle DJC.com local business news and data - Architecture ... - Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce

Wed, 03/21/2018 - 12:03am

Seattle DJC.com local business news and data - Architecture ...
Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce
Passive House Northwest will hold its ninth annual conference March 29-30 at Hotel RL in Olympia. The speakers will discuss the latest trends, techniques and challenges within the PH movement. They include Vincent Martinez of Architecture 2030, Kate ...

and more »
Categories: Passive House News

Gladstone: Alter Eco Design renovates a former worker's cottage - Floornature.com (blog)

Tue, 03/20/2018 - 12:48am

Gladstone: Alter Eco Design renovates a former worker's cottage
Floornature.com (blog)
This wall does not simply represent an aesthetic design solution; on the contrary, it performs as thermal mass for the building according to the passive house principles, helping save money by enabling passive heating and cooling. Finally, solar panels ...

Google News
Categories: Passive House News

Passive House Conference comes to Nelson March 23 - The Nelson Daily

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 3:39pm

The Nelson Daily

Passive House Conference comes to Nelson March 23
The Nelson Daily
It's a quiet energy revolution, not flashy or obvious, but one that makes houses 80 per cent more efficient than traditional builds. And it might not be what you think it is. Passive House building is becoming more well-known in Canada, but the term ...

Categories: Passive House News

This University Is Creating A Sustainable Building With Net-Zero Ambitions - Green Matters

Mon, 03/19/2018 - 12:34pm

Green Matters

This University Is Creating A Sustainable Building With Net-Zero Ambitions
Green Matters
Using the same techniques as a passive house, a new university building in Toronto, Canada will be one of the most sustainable in the world. York University awarded architecture firm Perkins+Will with their design that will meet LEED certification. The ...

Categories: Passive House News

Cornerspring Montessori building commended for energy efficiency - Republican Journal

Sun, 03/18/2018 - 8:06pm

Cornerspring Montessori building commended for energy efficiency
Republican Journal
Belfast — Cornerspring Montessori School has been celebrated by Efficiency Maine for its new high performance school building in Belfast. At an open house Feb. 10, Efficiency Maine Business Program Manager Rick Meinking presented the school with a ...

Categories: Passive House News

More rental units in the works for East Vancouver - Vancouver Courier

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 4:36pm

Vancouver Courier

More rental units in the works for East Vancouver
Vancouver Courier
It's within a block of 'The Heights,' an 85-unit market rental building constructed to Passive House standards that recently opened at Hastings and Skeena. Mayor Gregor Robertson marked The Heights' opening in early February with a press conference ...

Categories: Passive House News

Passivhaus isn't just a standard of energy, it's a standard of luxury - Treehugger

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 1:00pm

Treehugger

Passivhaus isn't just a standard of energy, it's a standard of luxury
Treehugger
Passivhaus, or Passive House, was originally all about saving energy, and sets strict limits on heat loss and air infiltration. The very rich people in this world don't worry much about energy costs, yet more and more of the nicest houses in the world ...

Categories: Passive House News

This award-winning, super-efficient home near Olympia is designed for the health of the environment — and its owners - Rheaheraldnews

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 9:29am

This award-winning, super-efficient home near Olympia is designed for the health of the environment — and its owners
Rheaheraldnews
IT'S HARD TO KNOW whether that warm golden glow throughout Laura and Kelly Lewis' Olympia-area home radiates from the bright lemon-yellow paint atop its elevated light-diffusing shelves, or from the national first-place awards this aggressively Passive ...

Categories: Passive House News

This award-winning, super-efficient home near Olympia is designed for the health of the environment — and its owners - Rheaheraldnews

Fri, 03/16/2018 - 9:29am

This award-winning, super-efficient home near Olympia is designed for the health of the environment — and its owners
Rheaheraldnews
IT'S HARD TO KNOW whether that warm golden glow throughout Laura and Kelly Lewis' Olympia-area home radiates from the bright lemon-yellow paint atop its elevated light-diffusing shelves, or from the national first-place awards this aggressively Passive ...

Categories: Passive House News

Pages