Stacking Up: Carrick Library, America’s First Certified Passive House Public Library
Hosted by Passive House Pennsylvania, Featuring: Brandon Nicholson
Join us for an in-depth look at the Carrick Library, a new Certified Passive House library in the Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh. Learn about the design, systems, and the process of delivering this groundbreaking project.
- Describe how the project came to have high-performance Passive House goals.
- Outline how to approach non-residential, commercial, and institutional Passive House projects.
- Describe what issues to watch out for when Passive House projects go to bid.
- Describe how standard value engineering can endanger performance in Passive House and high-performance projects.
Credits: AIA 1 LU | PHI 1 Credit (V050_2021_US)