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South Vancouver fire hall will be first built to Passive House standards - Vancouver Courier

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 06:15

South Vancouver fire hall will be first built to Passive House standards
Vancouver Courier
Fire hall No. 17 is being replaced by a new building constructed to Passive House standards and will also serve as a post-disaster citywide emergency hub in the event of an information technology breakdown. Photo Dan Toulgoet. Aside from the Vancouver ...

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Green apartments planned in NE Minneapolis - Finance and Commerce

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 04:17

Finance and Commerce

Green apartments planned in NE Minneapolis
Finance and Commerce
The Hook & Ladder apartments planned for 2212, 2316 and 2320 Jefferson St. NE in Minneapolis will have one conventional apartment building and another built to “passive house” energy standards. (Submitted illustration: LHB Architects). The Landon Group ...

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Multifamily Passive House completed in Vancouver - Treehugger

Google News Passive House - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 22:18

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Multifamily Passive House completed in Vancouver
Treehugger
It has been said by some that the Passive House standard is too rigid with its "one-size-fits all energy use limits, (well suited to Germany)." But R40 and R60 are not exactly extreme these days. Vancouver has a temperate climate and hits the numbers ...

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Case study: Taking the green route - The Planner

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 21:09

Case study: Taking the green route
The Planner
The council was keen for the development to meet the super air-tight Passivhaus building standard, which results in energy use of only 15 kilowatt hours per square metre, compared with 200kWh for conventional homes. BGL initially suggested the site ...

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Lee: Passive activism cannot thrive alone - The Daily Iowan

Google News Passive House - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 12:49

The Daily Iowan

Lee: Passive activism cannot thrive alone
The Daily Iowan
On Wednesday, 77-year-old House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi walked onto the House floor in 4-inch heels to deliver what would become the longest-recorded speech to have been delivered in the House of Representatives. She spoke on behalf of the ...

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Budget Deal Facing Senate Slowdown, House Objections - Roll Call

Google News Passive House - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 05:36

Roll Call

Budget Deal Facing Senate Slowdown, House Objections
Roll Call
And if House Democratic leaders move from a passive vote-counting effort against the package to an aggressive one — neither chamber may have the time or the votes to pass the package before the current funding bill expires. GOP senators, speaking on ...
Will the government shut down?WWL First News

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Green Kingsley home is first to get Passivhaus mark in the north - Northwich Guardian

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 02/09/2018 - 01:16

Northwich Guardian

Green Kingsley home is first to get Passivhaus mark in the north
Northwich Guardian
A HOME in Kingsley has been certified as one of the greenest in the country. Chris Copeman's property has been given Passivhaus accreditation – meaning it complies with the best-possible building standards for saving energy. It is the first property to ...

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Brookings kept building in 2017 - Brookings Register

Google News Passive House - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 23:31

Brookings Register

Brookings kept building in 2017
Brookings Register
“We do have some developments that have been starting,” Lanning said, including south of Camelot Intermediate School, in Arbor Hills, Prairie Hills, West Timberline, Christy Springs, Moriarty Heights, and Bluegill Addition; as well as row houses on ...

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Brookings kept building in 2017 - Brookings Register

Google News Passive House - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 23:31

Brookings Register

Brookings kept building in 2017
Brookings Register
The total valuation for the residential construction was $16.89 million, Pearson said. A big part of the numbers are the housing developments springing up in town. “We do have some developments that have been starting,” Lanning said, including south of ...

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Das Passivhaus 2017 Gemeinsame Ringvorlesung von Universität und ... - FOCUS Online

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 21:17

Das Passivhaus 2017 Gemeinsame Ringvorlesung von Universität und ...
FOCUS Online
China scheint gewillt zu sein, die Verantwortung der USA mit zu übernehmen. Längst ist das Passivhaus der weltweit anerkannt höchste Standard im energiesparenden Bauen. Dennoch muss sich auch das Passivhaus weiterentwickeln. Neben dem energiesparenden ...

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Go green at home:the rise of 'eco-tech' is helping home buyers take control of the carbon footprint of new homes - Homes and Property

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 18:58

Homes and Property

Go green at home:the rise of 'eco-tech' is helping home buyers take control of the carbon footprint of new homes
Homes and Property
However, truly eco-friendly homes are of the Passivhaus variety - a specific energy performance standard that delivers a very high level of energy efficiency. This four-bedroom detached house in Durham, above, is one of only two homes in the North East ...

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Hershey Montessori School Adds Sustainable Green Classroom Building - Geauga Maple Leaf

Google News Passive House - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 12:15

Geauga Maple Leaf

Hershey Montessori School Adds Sustainable Green Classroom Building
Geauga Maple Leaf
The 97-acre Huntsburg campus of Hershey Montessori School has a new, 13,000-square-foot Upper School classroom building officials say is the first academic building in the Midwest designed with the Passive House Institute of the United States criteria ...

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Arbeit an der Schnittstelle - Echo-online

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 06:00

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Arbeit an der Schnittstelle
Echo-online
Ungeduldig wartet Petri auf den Startschuss für ein ehrgeiziges Projekt in der Lincoln-Siedlung: Dort soll zur Senkung des Energieverbrauchs Sozialer Wohnungsbau im Passivhaus-Standard erprobt werden, und zwar in teils in einem umgebauten ...

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Rehabbed Hyde Park greystone can go off the grid (except for water) - Crain's Chicago Business

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 01:58

Crain's Chicago Business

Rehabbed Hyde Park greystone can go off the grid (except for water)
Crain's Chicago Business
Conner rehabbed the greystone according to the PassivHaus standards, which call for minimizing the need for artificially generated heat by using super-tight insulation around all exterior walls and below the foundation, meticulously plugging any small ...

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THE WAR OF WORDS IN PASSIVE AGGRESSIVE NOTES - Daily Mail

Google News Passive House - Thu, 02/08/2018 - 00:02

THE WAR OF WORDS IN PASSIVE AGGRESSIVE NOTES
Daily Mail
... of the notes, the owner of the parked car wrote: 'To whoever put the note here and the one before that, has it ever occurred to you that I might have parked very considerately behind a car in the only space provided, and that subsequently the other ...

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New eco-homes face stiff opposition from Heath residents in Cardiff - WalesOnline

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 16:27

WalesOnline

New eco-homes face stiff opposition from Heath residents in Cardiff
WalesOnline
... elected representatives are listed as having concerns. That site would have 42 homes built on it including 12 two-bedroom houses, 20 two-bedroom apartments and 10 council flats for older people. The houses would be built as terraces facing onto ...

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Vancouver reaches new heights with Passive House complex - Vancouver Courier

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 06:30

Vancouver Courier

Vancouver reaches new heights with Passive House complex
Vancouver Courier
The Heights is among a growing number of buildings aiming to meet the Passive House standard. According to the city, 34 Passive House projects, featuring a total of 1,010 dwelling units, have been approved or are in the process of being approved in ...

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Vancouver reaches new heights with Passive House complex - Vancouver Courier

Google News Passive House - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 06:30

Vancouver Courier

Vancouver reaches new heights with Passive House complex
Vancouver Courier
The Heights is among a growing number of buildings aiming to meet the Passive House standard. According to the city, 34 Passive House projects, featuring a total of 1,010 dwelling units, have been approved or are in the process of being approved in ...

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Nunes Refused to Tell House Intel What's Next for His DOJ-FBI Probe - Daily Beast

Google News Passive House - Wed, 02/07/2018 - 02:11

Daily Beast

Nunes Refused to Tell House Intel What's Next for His DOJ-FBI Probe
Daily Beast
That might seem like a small, passive-aggressive moment in yet another of Capitol Hill's endless partisan squabbles. In reality, it's much more. Nunes and his White House allies already have put enormous pressure on the FBI's leadership. A deputy FBI ...
Your President Is Messy, but He Sure Ain't Original: Trump Belittles 'Little' Democratic LawmakerThe Root

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Ristrutturazioni con standard Passivhaus - Lavori Pubblici

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 02/06/2018 - 18:15

Lavori Pubblici

Ristrutturazioni con standard Passivhaus
Lavori Pubblici
L'opera è interamente dedicata alle ristrutturazioni di edifici esistenti mediante l'impiego dello standard Passivhaus. Tramite questo libro il lettore potrà comprendere in maniera esaustiva come sia possibile trasformare un involucro edilizio ...

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