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Edifici nZEB e Passivhaus: lunedì 18 un incontro proposto dal Cesar con l'architetto Claudio Pellanda - FareImpresa.info (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)

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Edifici nZEB e Passivhaus: lunedì 18 un incontro proposto dal Cesar con l'architetto Claudio Pellanda
FareImpresa.info (Comunicati Stampa) (Blog)
Tema della serata sarà “Edifici nZEB e Passivhaus”. Il relatore, già apprezzato ospite proprio di Aedifica, illustrerà quindi le normative e i principi del costruire o recuperare edifici Nearly Zero Energy, quindi a bassissimo consumo energetico ...

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Clayton hub to meet high energy standards, provide half of required parking - Langley Times

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 06:52

Langley Times

Clayton hub to meet high energy standards, provide half of required parking
Langley Times
According to the June 11 corporate report presented to council on Monday night, the community centre will meet high-level “Passivhaus” energy efficiency requirements. Passivhaus, meaning “passive house,” is a rigorous, internationally recognized ...

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Canandaigua affordable housing project on track - MPNnow.com

Google News Passive House - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 04:08

MPNnow.com

Canandaigua affordable housing project on track
MPNnow.com
The project is the first affordable development outside of New York City to conform to what is called the Passive House Institute Certification program, which could lead to as much as an 80 percent savings in energy consumption, according to Lenny ...

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Pollard Thomas Edwards named AJ100 Sustainable Practice of the Year - Architects Journal

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 06/14/2018 - 03:54

Architects Journal

Pollard Thomas Edwards named AJ100 Sustainable Practice of the Year
Architects Journal
Practice-wide training, complemented by knowledge hub newsletters on nitty-gritty subjects such as daylight factors, U-value calculations and designing-out thermal bridges, is central to the firm's approach. Eight architects undertake Passivhaus ...

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Nuthatch Hollow goes for both Passive House and Living Building Challenge. This is hard. - Treehugger

Google News Passive House - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 22:39

Treehugger

Nuthatch Hollow goes for both Passive House and Living Building Challenge. This is hard.
Treehugger
Ashley McGraw Architects make a whole new challenge for themselves. Getting Passive House certification for a building is hard; you have to design it for really low energy consumption and air infiltration, and need to have really good quality windows ...

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Largest Passive House office building in the US will be built in Chicago's West Loop - Building Design + Construction (press release)

Google News Passive House - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 21:34

Largest Passive House office building in the US will be built in Chicago's West Loop
Building Design + Construction (press release)
A 12-story office building planned for 310 N. Sangamon in Chicago's West Loop will become the largest office building in the U.S. to achieve Passive House certification (and only the second building overall) if plans recently unveiled by Mark Goodman ...

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Largest Passive House office building in the US headed to Chicago's West Loop - REjournals.com

Google News Passive House - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 21:14

REjournals.com

Largest Passive House office building in the US headed to Chicago's West Loop
REjournals.com
The largest office building in the U.S. to achieve Passive House certification will go up at 310 N. Sangamon Street in Chicago. Located around the corner from Google's new headquarters in the city's West Loop, the building will offer 268,000 square ...
Largest Passive House office building in the U.S. will be built in ...Building Design + Construction (press release)

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Largest Passive House office building in the US headed to Chicago's West Loop - REjournals.com

Google News Passive House - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 21:12

REjournals.com

Largest Passive House office building in the US headed to Chicago's West Loop
REjournals.com
The largest office building in the U.S. to achieve Passive House certification will go up at 310 N. Sangamon Street in Chicago. Located around the corner from Google's new headquarters in the city's West Loop, the building will offer 268,000 square ...
Largest Passive House office building in the US will be built in Chicago's West LoopBuilding Design + Construction (press release)

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Vergleich von Gebäudestandards - Echo-online

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 06/13/2018 - 05:10

Vergleich von Gebäudestandards
Echo-online
DARMSTADT - (josi). „Passivhaus versus Effizienzhaus“ ist das Thema des nächsten Passivhaus-Abends in Darmstadt. Bei der Veranstaltung am Donnerstag, 14. Juni, vergleicht der Referent Oliver Kah die beiden Gebäudestandards und stellt die ...

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Something in the air - Chemical Watch

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 22:01

Something in the air
Chemical Watch
"My practice has moved from the LEED building standard, which tries to be all-encompassing and is too burdensome, to the Passivhaus standard, which has simpler objectives, is therefore more effective and has spin-off benefits, including better ...

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Passive House buildings go from small to extra-large - Treehugger

Google News Passive House - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 21:06

Treehugger

Passive House buildings go from small to extra-large
Treehugger
Anyone who thinks that Passive House design is just for houses should have a look at Sendero Verde, a huge new project by Handel Architects in New York City. With 317,885 square feet of residential space and 27,906 square feet of commercial space and ...

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Plywood homes were lighter and cheaper, and you could build them yourself - Treehugger

Google News Passive House - Tue, 06/12/2018 - 01:29

Treehugger

Plywood homes were lighter and cheaper, and you could build them yourself
Treehugger
Another look back at some great designs for inexpensive homes. After speaking at the New York Passive House conference last Friday, architect Susan Jones, designer and owner of a lovely house built out of Cross-Laminated Timber, was asked if she ...

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Green office building planned in Fulton Market district - Chicago Tribune

Google News Passive House - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 18:01

Chicago Tribune

Green office building planned in Fulton Market district
Chicago Tribune
The 268,000-square-foot building will be built using Passive House standards, which are more than 75 percent more energy efficient than other types of new construction, according to the Chicago-based Passive House Institute. If built, it will be the ...

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New building with 100 percent affordable housing breaks ground in Far Rockaway - TimesLedger

Google News Passive House - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 12:13

TimesLedger

New building with 100 percent affordable housing breaks ground in Far Rockaway
TimesLedger
“With the addition of 127 mixed-income affordable units with passive house amenities and ground floor retail space, this is the model of development that the Rockaways deserves and expects to see in the future.” The eight-story building will be passive ...

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Build better buildings in Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 08:52

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Build better buildings in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Derived from the German Passivhaus, the term Passive House is better translated as “passive building,” and can be applied to all building types, from high-rise towers (there are a bunch going up in New York City and Vancouver right now) to single ...

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Build better buildings in Pittsburgh - Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Google News Passive House - Mon, 06/11/2018 - 08:52

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

Build better buildings in Pittsburgh
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Derived from the German Passivhaus, the term Passive House is better translated as “passive building,” and can be applied to all building types, from high-rise towers (there are a bunch going up in New York City and Vancouver right now) to single ...

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Energy-efficient Great Gaddesden homes lead the way for house building partnership - Hemel Gazette

Google News Passiv Haus - Sun, 06/10/2018 - 18:57

Hemel Gazette

Energy-efficient Great Gaddesden homes lead the way for house building partnership
Hemel Gazette
The two organisations have already co-operated to build four highly energy-efficient 'Passivhaus' homes in Great Gaddesden on land owned by the council. Passivhaus buildings typically reduce heating requirements by 75 per cent. All the Great Gaddesden ...

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Self-build is driving innovation in the house building industry - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Google News Passiv Haus - Sun, 06/10/2018 - 01:46

Self-build is driving innovation in the house building industry
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
Increasingly, self builders are choosing Passivhaus certified windows and doors which are not only better for thermability, but offer improved security features as well. Another hot topic is of course insulation which is essential for maximising energy ...

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BZN Film Festival takes serious look at energy issues - The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

Google News Passive House - Sat, 06/09/2018 - 19:11

The Bozeman Daily Chronicle

BZN Film Festival takes serious look at energy issues
The Bozeman Daily Chronicle
Lindsay Schack of the Gallatin Valley firm Love Schack Architecture said energy-saving “passive houses” are being built in Colorado, Utah and Canada, so it's “totally possible” to do it in Montana. In May, a Passive House International workshop at ...

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East Harlem's affordable Sendero Verde complex gets fresh renderings and a 384-unit mixed-use tower - 6Sqft (blog)

Google News Passive House - Fri, 06/08/2018 - 23:15

6Sqft (blog)

East Harlem's affordable Sendero Verde complex gets fresh renderings and a 384-unit mixed-use tower
6Sqft (blog)
The buildings will be certified to passive house standards, as a way to consume a small part of the energy used by conventional buildings to heat, cool and ventilate. Upon completion, Sendero Verde will be the largest passive house development in the ...

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