The Homeowners' Perspective: A Santa Cruz Passive House Retrofit

Event Date and Time: 
Sun, 06/23/2013 - 3:00pm

Join us for our PHCA monthly meeting and presentation. Free to PHCA Pro Members, $5 for Supporter members and $10 for general public.

Presenters: Chie Kawahara and Kurt Hurley

Topic:  Passive House from the Homeowners' Perspective

The project is located in Santa Cruz. For the address, please RSVP via our Meetup page.

High-Performance Building Envelopes: Building Science, Not Rocket Science!

Event Date and Time: 
Thu, 06/13/2013 - 5:30pm

Build It Green Green Building Workshop

Learn how to integrate more insulation, airtightness strategies, strategically placed windows, and other common-sense measures to reduce the heating demand required for your next project by 80%. Sound too good to be true? Katy Hollbacher, Principal of Beyond Efficiency, and Terry Nordbye, an experienced Passive House builder, will walk you through a variety of their completed projects and share detailed hands-on strategies with proven results. Food is provided.

San Francisco Department of the Environment

1455 Market St #1200 
San Francisco CA

 

Net Zero Passive House Mid-Construction Open House!

Event Date and Time: 
Wed, 06/12/2013 - 5:30pm

PRESENTED BY:

National Association of the Remodeling Industry (NARI) Monterey County Chapter

  • Date: Wednesday, June 12, 2013 5:30 to 7:30pm
  • Place: Pacific Grove, CA (details below)
  • Cost: $15 NARI, AIA, NAWIC, USGBC Members; $20.00 Guests

Includes hors d'oeuvres and presentation.

DOE Challenge Home & Passive House Challenges

Event Date and Time: 
Sun, 05/26/2013 - 3:00pm

 

Join us for our PHCA monthly meeting and presentation. Orientation and Passive House principles overview starts at 3.00pm. General meeting and presentation at 3.30pm. Stay for the lively conversation and networking afterwards. Entry includes beer. Free to PHCA Pro Members, $5 for Supporter members and $10 for general public.

Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery & Restaurant

901 Gilman St, BerkeleyCA (map)

April Meeting: Stanford Solar Decathlon 'Start.Home'

Event Date and Time: 
Sun, 04/28/2013 - 3:00pm

Join us for our PHCA monthly meeting and presentation by the Stanford Solar Decathalon team about their 'Start.Home'. Orientation and Passive House principles overview starts at 3.00pm. General meeting and presentation at 3.30pm. Stay for the lively conversation and networking afterwards. Entry includes beer. Free to PHCA Pro Members, $5 for Supporter members and $10 for general public.

Pyramid Alehouse, Brewery & Restaurant

901 Gilman St, Berkeley, CA (map)

Building Carbon Zero California: implementing efficiency for cities and regions

Event Date and Time: 
Wed, 03/20/2013 - 8:00am

This day-long symposium will focus on large-scale commercial, institutional and educational projects. We will look at how cities and regions can implement Net Zero strategies and discuss what the impediments (and incentives) are for doing so now.

Our lineup of speakers currently includes:

PG&E Pacific Energy Center
851 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA (map)

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