Past Events

09/29/2016 - 1:00pm to 10/01/2016 - 11:00am
Corbett, Grace, and their new baby are on a U.S. Tour from April 2016-January 2017 in a high performance tiny house on wheels (THOW) called the #TinyLab.  Their mission is...
09/13/2016 - 8:00am to 09/17/2016 - 5:00pm
On September 13-17, 2016, Passive House California will be hosting a Passive House Designer/Consultant Training, taught by the Passive House Academy using...
08/21/2016 -
3:00pm to 6:00pm

Why would you build a home beyond code minimum, what are the benefits and what are the cost implications?  Hear from three local home owners about why they chose...
07/09/2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
The event has 2 components:
1. Open House:  Sven Thesen will  open up his home and describe the adventure of building the first Passive House in Palo Alto. 
This Passive...
06/25/2016 -
10:00am to 1:00pm
Join us for the Mid-Year International Passive House Days in Santa Cruz. Two houses will be open on the west side of Santa Cruz on Saturday, June 25.
House 1:  Open 10:00 a.m...
06/20/2016 -
6:00pm to 9:00pm
Balanced Ventilation in Passive Houses
Join us for an evening of learning about fresh air and how to design and install balanced ventilation systems.  Learn why balanced...
06/03/2016 -
1:00pm to 5:00pm
475 and Passive House California bring you a comprehensive event about building enclosure airtightness and how to achieve it. 
In this 4-hour comprehensive training, learn:...
06/02/2016 -
5:30pm to 8:30pm
Join us to learn more about key components in building envelope technology!
Two HSW / CEU's will be presented: Exterior cladding Innovation Rain screen designwith ultra...
05/25/2016 -
12:00pm to 2:00pm

In late 2011 Laney College Carpentry Department Chair, Cynthia Correia, approached the Board of PHCA with a proposal to collaborate on renovating a foreclosed property in...
05/21/2016 -
4:00pm to 7:00pm
PHCA will host Ed May, team lead from the 2015 Solar Decathlon winning project, SURE HOUSE, to talk about how Passive House helped their project capture the Grand Prize. Ed...