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New condos break ground in the Pike/Pine corridor on Capitol Hill - The Seattle Times

Google News Passive House - Fri, 09/28/2018 - 07:32

The Seattle Times

New condos break ground in the Pike/Pine corridor on Capitol Hill
The Seattle Times
The residences will feature 9-foot ceilings, engineered hardwood floors, air conditioning, natural gas, purified air quality, ultra-efficient energy (targeting Passive House standards), panoramic windows and more. Sustainable sun-inspired touches will ...

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The Aggressive Pursuit Of Passive House Office Building Design - Forbes

Google News Passive House - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 20:02

Forbes

The Aggressive Pursuit Of Passive House Office Building Design
Forbes
Passivity isn't a characteristic valued around many office buildings. It's usually the go-getting office worker who's most prized. But when it comes to the design of office buildings, passive is increasingly seen as a positive. And that's a big reason ...

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Energy-Efficient Hobbit Home for Sale in New York State - ECNmag.com

Google News Passive House - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 19:49

Energy-Efficient Hobbit Home for Sale in New York State
ECNmag.com
Although the house isn't officially certified as a Passive House, it does conform to stringent green building standards. The hobbit home has triple-glazed windows, and insulation rated as R-60 in the roof and R-50 in the walls. Its air-tightness is ...

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First certified passive house in Asia is by JPDA - Floornature.com (blog)

Google News Passive House - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 13:31

First certified passive house in Asia is by JPDA
Floornature.com (blog)
By choosing to renovate an obsolete building to Passive House standards, the project dramatically reduces the waste, carbon emissions and fossil fuels typically required for demolition and new construction, and promotes the client's commitment to ...

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Joy as Princess Royal officially opens Wootton Wawen Passivhaus project - Redditch Standard

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 09/27/2018 - 00:26

Redditch Standard

Joy as Princess Royal officially opens Wootton Wawen Passivhaus project
Redditch Standard
HRH The Princess Royal was in the region this week to officially opened Keyte Gardens on Tuesday, Warwickshire's first Passivhaus affordable housing development in the village of Wootton Wawen. The Princess Royal was welcomed on Tuesday, ...

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HRH The Princess Royal opens ground-breaking new development in Wootton Wawen - Redditch Advertiser

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 18:13

Redditch Advertiser

HRH The Princess Royal opens ground-breaking new development in Wootton Wawen
Redditch Advertiser
HRH The Princess Royal has officially opened a ground-breaking new housing development in Wootton Wawen. 0 comment. The Princess visited Keyte Gardens, Warwickshire's first Passivhaus development of affordable homes, on Tuesday. She was ...
HRH The Princess Royal officially opens new housing development in WarwickshireLeamington Courier

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HRH The Princess Royal officially opens new housing development in Warwickshire - Warwick Courier

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 18:00

Warwick Courier

HRH The Princess Royal officially opens new housing development in Warwickshire
Warwick Courier
A total of 14 affordable homes have been built at Keyte Gardens to the Passivhaus standard. Developed in Germany in the early 1990s, Passivhaus focuses on creating a building which is as energy efficient as possible to reduce its environmental footprint.

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HRH The Princess Royal officially opens new housing development in Warwickshire - Leamington Courier

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 17:58

Leamington Courier

HRH The Princess Royal officially opens new housing development in Warwickshire
Leamington Courier
A total of 14 affordable homes have been built at Keyte Gardens to the Passivhaus standard. Developed in Germany in the early 1990s, Passivhaus focuses on creating a building which is as energy efficient as possible to reduce its environmental footprint.

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John Wardle-designed Passive House in Mt Gambier limestone - The Fifth Estate

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 09/26/2018 - 07:47

The Fifth Estate

John Wardle-designed Passive House in Mt Gambier limestone
The Fifth Estate
A Passive House in Toorak that the client wanted built in Mt Gambier Limestone was an interesting challenge for John Wardle Architects. The house will feature as part of the Passive Australia Passive House Association Symposium in Sydney on 26 ...
Revolutionary design principles keep a lid on energy costsFinancial Times

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New Tallest Passive Tower Performs on Budget - Architectural Record

Google News Passive House - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 20:50

Architectural Record

New Tallest Passive Tower Performs on Budget
Architectural Record
Passive House construction has reached new heights. At 289 feet, Bolueta, a 28-story residential high-rise in Bilbao, Spain, has become the world's tallest building certified under the standard. Named for the district in which it is located, the $14.5 ...

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Revolutionary design principles keep a lid on energy costs - Financial Times

Google News Passive House - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 10:01

Financial Times

Revolutionary design principles keep a lid on energy costs
Financial Times
Klinikum Frankfurt Höchst is the world's first certified passivhaus (Passive House) hospital. The German term refers to design standards, which include harnessing the power of the sun and internal energy sources as well as conserving heat with airtight ...

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John Wardell-designed Passive House in Mt Gambier limestone - The Fifth Estate

Google News Passive House - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 08:14

The Fifth Estate

John Wardell-designed Passive House in Mt Gambier limestone
The Fifth Estate
A Passive House in Toorak that the client wanted built in Mt Gambier Limestone was an interesting challenge for John Wardell Architects. The house will feature as part of the Passive Australia Passive House Association Symposium in Sydney on 26 ...

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Das erste Passivhaus im Landkreis - Passauer Neue Presse

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 09/25/2018 - 00:50

Passauer Neue Presse

Das erste Passivhaus im Landkreis
Passauer Neue Presse
Die neue Turnhalle der Herzog-Georg-Schule in Dingolfing ist das erste "Passiv-Haus" im Landkreis. Landrat Heinrich Trapp, Dingolfings Bürgermeister Josef Pellkofer und die beteiligten Architekten weihten gestern die neue Halle ein.

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Passive House - STL.News (blog)

Google News Passive House - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 22:50

STL.News (blog)

Passive House
STL.News (blog)
News) The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) will hold its annual national conference in one of the leading cities of the Passive House movement: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Beginning October 17, more than 1,000 architects, designers, ...

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Certified Passive House project in Sri Lanka paves way for future commercial buildings - The Construction Specifier

Google News Passive House - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 22:26

The Construction Specifier

Certified Passive House project in Sri Lanka paves way for future commercial buildings
The Construction Specifier
The Star Innovation Center is a product development facility located near Colombo, Sri Lanka and is one of only two certified Passive House factory buildings in the world. Intended to be a global model for the entire garment industry, the project sets ...

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Pittsburgh Deemed as Hotspot for Energy Efficient Building Design, Draws International Experts to NAPHN 2018 ... - PR Web (press release)

Google News Passive House - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 20:07

Pittsburgh Deemed as Hotspot for Energy Efficient Building Design, Draws International Experts to NAPHN 2018 ...
PR Web (press release)
The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) will hold its annual national conference in one of the leading cities of the Passive House movement: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Beginning October 17, more than 1,000 architects, designers, engineers, ...

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Green-roofed Hobbit Hollow introduces Shire living to New York State - New Atlas

Google News Passive House - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 20:03

New Atlas

Green-roofed Hobbit Hollow introduces Shire living to New York State
New Atlas
It's important to stress that Hobbit Hollow isn't an officially-certified Passive House, however Costigan built it to conform to the famously stringent green building standard. The home sports triple-glazed windows and its insulation is rated as R-60 ...

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Hobbiton Movie Set - Greenroofs.com

Google News Passive House - Mon, 09/24/2018 - 15:49

Greenroofs.com

Hobbiton Movie Set
Greenroofs.com
Have you seen the Hobbit-like home in Pawling, New York that's currently on the market? Read my new “Hobbit Hollow for Sale in Upstate New York” to learn more about the earth sheltered passive house. And, since the beloved furry-footed Hobbit dwellings ...

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Photos: Family-size housing project wraps up in Hillsboro - Daily Journal of Commerce

Google News Passive House - Sat, 09/22/2018 - 00:08

Daily Journal of Commerce

Photos: Family-size housing project wraps up in Hillsboro
Daily Journal of Commerce
Unlike the first two phases, the third was not built to stringent Passive House energy standards; the project team will seek Earth Advantage certification instead. The same mechanical, electrical, plumbing and framing subcontractors worked on all three ...

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Low-energy upstate home is barn house on the outside, Passive House on the inside - New Atlas

Google News Passive House - Fri, 09/21/2018 - 14:38

New Atlas

Low-energy upstate home is barn house on the outside, Passive House on the inside
New Atlas
This newly finished dwelling in upstate New York takes careful cues from traditional farm buildings of the area, yet makes every effort to afford it inhabitants the comfort of a modern home. The Mountain House, by Amalgam Studio, very much follows a ...

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