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Students build home in conjunction with Habitat for Humanity - The Auburn Plainsman

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 10:37pm

The Auburn Plainsman

Students build home in conjunction with Habitat for Humanity
The Auburn Plainsman
Robinson's home is the first certified Passive House home in Alabama. “Passive Homes are different because we use some non-traditional building techniques and extra materials to make the home super energy efficient,” said Katherine Mazade, architecture ...

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A Natural Evolution: Passive House Certified Windows - Glass on Web

Mon, 10/29/2018 - 12:30am

Glass on Web

A Natural Evolution: Passive House Certified Windows
Glass on Web
Buildings designed and built to the Passive House standard require very little energy to maintain a constant, pleasant temperature in all seasons. As a result, not only are Passive House buildings more comfortable for the occupants, but they also ...

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Boston Celebrates Groundbreaking for MP Boston's Winthrop Center, a Transformative Next-Generation Mixed-Use ... - Associated Press (press release) (blog)

Thu, 10/25/2018 - 6:40am

Boston Celebrates Groundbreaking for MP Boston's Winthrop Center, a Transformative Next-Generation Mixed-Use ...
Associated Press (press release) (blog)
Designed by Handel Architects LLP, working in conjunction with Passive House experts Steven Winter Associates, Inc., Winthrop Center will seek certification as a Passive House Pilot Project, making it the largest Passive House office building in the world.

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Lesar Lecture to focus on affordable housing as a human right - SIU News

Wed, 10/24/2018 - 12:16pm

Lesar Lecture to focus on affordable housing as a human right
SIU News
LUCHA owns and operates 198 affordable housing units in Chicago's Humboldt Park, Logan Square and West Town neighborhoods. The organization recently built the first multi-family “passive house” building in Illinois and completed a first-of-its-kind ...

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Here's where Fort St. John city council candidates stand on passive house building standards - Alaska Highway News

Fri, 10/19/2018 - 12:14pm

Here's where Fort St. John city council candidates stand on passive house building standards
Alaska Highway News
Passive house building principles incorporate everything from sun exposure to super insulation to airtightness to improve a building's energy performance. Passive House Canada estimates it costs 10 per cent more to build to these standards, assuming ...

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Bringing Passive House into the Cold - Canadian Architect

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 2:33pm

Canadian Architect

Bringing Passive House into the Cold
Canadian Architect
With its rigorous criteria, Passive House sets a stringent standard for building energy efficiency and occupant comfort. It was initiated to achieve design quality assurance in Europe in the 1990s, with certification pioneered through the Passive House ...

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Bringing Passive House into the Cold - Canadian Architect

Thu, 10/18/2018 - 12:00am
Bringing Passive House into the Cold  Canadian Architect

October 18, 2018 by Dr. Andrea Frisque (P.Eng) and Marc Trudeau (P.Eng, Architect AIBC). British Columbia (UNBC) has a public mandate to be a leader in ...

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Deceuninck Earns Passive House Certification for Tilt and Turn Window - Window and Door

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 6:55am

Window and Door

Deceuninck Earns Passive House Certification for Tilt and Turn Window
Window and Door
The Passive House Institute is an independent research institute focusing on the research and development of energy-efficient buildings. Passive House Institute principles are based on performance standards that can create heating- and cooling-related ...

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Carnegie Library gives Carrick branch an energy-efficient facelift with Passive House design - PGH City Paper

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 3:04am

PGH City Paper

Carnegie Library gives Carrick branch an energy-efficient facelift with Passive House design
PGH City Paper
After five years of planning, designing, development, and construction, Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh's Carrick branch is a certification away from being the first Passive House library in North America. That designation is in the hands of the Passive ...

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Deceuninck earns Passive House certification for Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Window - Glass on Web

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 2:21am

Glass on Web

Deceuninck earns Passive House certification for Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Window
Glass on Web
Deceuninck's Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Passive House Edition window offers high thermal and acoustical performance as well as compression seal technology, which delivers exceptional resistance to air and water infiltration. It is ideal for the ...

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Carnegie Library gives Carrick branch an energy-efficient facelift with Passive House design - PGH City Paper

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:00am
Carnegie Library gives Carrick branch an energy-efficient facelift with Passive House design  PGH City Paper

The CLP Carrick location will soon become the first certified Passive House library in the country.

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Deceuninck earns Passive House certification for Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Window - Glass on Web

Wed, 10/17/2018 - 12:00am
Deceuninck earns Passive House certification for Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Window  Glass on Web

Deceuninck North America's Revolution XL™ Tilt & Turn window is now a certified Passive House Component, representing the global pinnacle of ...

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Passive house unleashes creativity, innovation - Brookings Register

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:39am

Passive house unleashes creativity, innovation
Brookings Register
The house is what's called a passive house, and its design and materials emphasize ultra-efficiency in energy consumption regardless of summer heat or winter cold. This is the first certified passive house in the state. The house was designed by South ...

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Passive house unleashes creativity, innovation - Brookings Register

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 7:39am

Brookings Register

Passive house unleashes creativity, innovation
Brookings Register
The house is what's called a passive house, and its design and materials emphasize ultra-efficiency in energy consumption regardless of summer heat or winter cold. This is the first certified passive house in the state. The house was designed by South ...

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Passive house unleashes creativity, innovation - Brookings Register

Tue, 10/16/2018 - 12:00am
Passive house unleashes creativity, innovation  Brookings Register

BROOKINGS – The little house at 902 Third Ave. might have a simple, minimalist look about it, but there's a lot more to this house than meets the eye. The house ...

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First “Passive Home” In Brookings Open Their Doors - KDLT News

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 3:19pm

KDLT News

First “Passive Home” In Brookings Open Their Doors
KDLT News
Governor Daugaard hopes this home encourages future consumers to be energy smart when choosing a functional and sustainable home. This house is officially on the market. A new group of Graduate Students is designing a second “passive” house, which ...

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5 cool prefab homes you can order right now - Curbed

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 2:47pm

Curbed

5 cool prefab homes you can order right now
Curbed
From early-20th-century Sears Catalog Homes to housing experiments by French modernist Jean Prouvé, prefab construction—that is, assembling a structure from components produced off-site—has had a rich, long history. Today, architects and designers ...

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Barn-inspired home offers back-to-nature living with a crisp, contemporary twist - Inhabitat

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 11:30am

Inhabitat

Barn-inspired home offers back-to-nature living with a crisp, contemporary twist
Inhabitat
I believe it would have been irresponsible for me not to look at, and ultimately follow, Passive House Standards,” Albury said. “As far as I'm aware, the home features the longest triple-glazed Passive House Certified residential skylight in North America.
This Barn-Inspired Home Blends Historic Architecture with Contemporary StyleThe Manual

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Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Passive House Edition | Deceuninck NA - Glass on Web

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 2:18am

Glass on Web

Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Passive House Edition | Deceuninck NA
Glass on Web
Revolution XL™ Tilt & Turn Passive House Edition. The pinnacle of high-performance sustainability meets our time-tested European concept infused with the best in North American performance engineering. The result is a certifiedPassive House Component ...

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Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Passive House Edition | Deceuninck NA - Glass on Web

Mon, 10/15/2018 - 12:00am
Revolution XL Tilt & Turn Passive House Edition | Deceuninck NA  Glass on Web

The revolution begins with a bold, modern energy-efficient window design that comes with a classic European pedigree. Revolution Tilt & Turn® starts with a ...

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