Past Events

01/31/2016 -
2:00pm to 6:00pm
What impacts do building materials have on occupant health, safety and on indoor air quality? Join Passive House California with Bill Hayward and Avery Lindeman to learn more...
12/13/2015 -
4:30pm to 6:30pm

Join us for an exciting round-up of 2015 with a report from the Board, followed by our Annual Holiday Celebration. Guests all welcome to attend after the AGM!
Schedule: 4....
11/14/2015 -
10:00am to 4:00pm

What: Join the whole world to celebrate International Passive House Days with a fun day on a bicycle touring five of Palo Alto's pioneering Passive House buildings! They are...
11/13/2015 -
8:00am to 5:30pm
About the Building Carbon Zero California Conference
Palo Alto Mayor Karen Holman will kick off this conference on Friday, November 13. Building Carbon Zero will draw...
10/25/2015 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm

This month's presenter is a long-time PHCA member and locally famous Air Sealing Specialist (ASS.) His presentation will demonstrate a new and innovative way to air seal...
09/27/2015 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm

Born from a builder’s interest in exploring the limits of resource-efficient small home design and construction, the Cider Cottages rose from a vacant 5400 SF West Berkeley...
08/23/2015 -
3:11am to 2:00pm
PHCA takes a break in August from all things serious. So instead of a monthly meeting, join us for a Presidio Beach Day Hike. We'll start at 10:30am with a 2.5 mile hike from...
07/26/2015 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm

Join Passive House California for our regular monthly meeting, this one at a project job site. Due to the venue, we will not host our regular ‘Intro to Passive...
06/28/2015 -
3:00pm to 5:30pm

The installation of ventilation systems in airtight homes is changing our ability to control pollutants in the home. Filtration is becoming a key focus as the air coming in...
05/31/2015 -
3:30pm to 5:30pm

Insulation products are being scrutinized more intensively by high performance builders, architects and designers. Ecological responsibility extends beyond energy and...