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Das Wohnen von morgen: In Heidelberg entsteht die größte Passivhaus-Siedlung ... - Berliner Zeitung

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 11/21/2018 - 16:33

Berliner Zeitung

Das Wohnen von morgen: In Heidelberg entsteht die größte Passivhaus-Siedlung ...
Berliner Zeitung
Ist aber keine Esoterik, ist Physik. Die Schmidts wohnen in einem Passivhaus, so gut gedämmt, so durchdacht durchlüftet, dass tatsächlich fast keine Heizenergie mehr nötig ist. „Selbst im Winter“, sagt Volker, „fällt die Temperatur kaum einmal unter 20 ...

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Green builders in training - Brattleboro Reformer

Google News Passive House - Wed, 11/21/2018 - 07:16

Green builders in training
Brattleboro Reformer
The program was recently endorsed by both the Vermont Passive House Association and the National Association of Home Builders and Remodelers, Vermont Chapter. Payne said he is applying to the High Meadows Fund for additional support. To learn ...

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Passive homes for active savings - TheChronicleHerald.ca

Google News Passive House - Wed, 11/21/2018 - 06:49

TheChronicleHerald.ca

Passive homes for active savings
TheChronicleHerald.ca
He also took advantage of passive house training offered by Efficiency Nova Scotia. This new-found passion for energy efficient building standards led him to start his own building science engineering consulting business, Gaspereau Building Science.

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The Hen House shows how to downsize your space and your energy bill - Treehugger

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 11/21/2018 - 01:37

Treehugger

The Hen House shows how to downsize your space and your energy bill
Treehugger
Critic Hugh Pearman says, "This is a house that sits lightly in its landscape, with minimal running costs and maximum delight." I can't write anything better. Downsizing is on a lot of people's minds these days, but it is rarely done as elegantly as ...

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ECHDC holds open house for Outer Harbor plans - Niagara Frontier Publications

Google News Passive House - Wed, 11/21/2018 - 01:25

Niagara Frontier Publications

ECHDC holds open house for Outer Harbor plans
Niagara Frontier Publications
Options for passive and active improvements presented to public; interested individuals can make their voice heard by filling out online survey. Erie Canal Harbor Development Corp. held its second open house for the Outer Harbor Access and Activation ...
Outer Harbor proposals: From promenades to playgrounds, 'we have an option for you'Buffalo News

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Proposed Building to Bring 52 Affordable Units to Belmont Area of the Bronx - CityLand

Google News Passive House - Tue, 11/20/2018 - 17:01

CityLand

Proposed Building to Bring 52 Affordable Units to Belmont Area of the Bronx
CityLand
The proposed building will meet Passive House environmental requirements. Passive House building standards are the strictest environmental building standards in the nation and require energy efficient construction and design methods. In meeting Passive ...

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New Shropshire hub to train 400 construction workers - Shropshire Live

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 11/20/2018 - 13:03

Shropshire Live

New Shropshire hub to train 400 construction workers
Shropshire Live
“The factory training hub will be equipped to focus upon learning skills used in construction- manufacturing of Passivhaus structural panels. The skill set taught is transferable within the construction industry and enables the learner to quickly ...

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Revival of 'ghost' ponds project and switched-on pupils scoop top county awards - Eastern Daily Press

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 11/20/2018 - 04:01

Eastern Daily Press

Revival of 'ghost' ponds project and switched-on pupils scoop top county awards
Eastern Daily Press
Green Build Award: Goldsmith Street development, Norwich City Council – a brownfield development of 105 dwellings for social rent, built to high PassivHaus and design standards, making it the largest PassivHaus scheme for social rent in the country.

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Engineering Tomorrow Helps Make Heating Costs Affordable - ACHR NEWS

Google News Passive House - Tue, 11/20/2018 - 02:05

ACHR NEWS

Engineering Tomorrow Helps Make Heating Costs Affordable
ACHR NEWS
Known for his life-long passion for building science, Henry Gifford attended the first class in the U.S. on ultra-low-energy building principles known as “Passive House.” According to Gifford, who recently published the book Buildings Don't Lie: Better ...

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ABC No Rio can bring passive house headquarters to Lower East Side: DOB - Curbed NY

Google News Passive House - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 23:08

Curbed NY

ABC No Rio can bring passive house headquarters to Lower East Side: DOB
Curbed NY
Over a decade after announcing plans to replace its former Lower East Side tenement with a ground-up structure, arts group collective ABC No Rio has finally won approval from the Department of Buildings for its swanky new home. Bowery Boogie reports ...

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Treehouse-to-be lists for £1m in Gloucestershire - The Spaces

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 19:29

The Spaces

Treehouse-to-be lists for £1m in Gloucestershire
The Spaces
The countryside property – designed by passivhaus specialists Hawkes Architecture – is set for a plot in the tiny village of Ewan near Cirencester and will be spread across one long level, with rooms framed by glass walls. A master bedroom and study ...

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DOB Approves ABC No Rio Passive House on Rivington Street - Bowery Boogie

Google News Passive House - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 17:11

Bowery Boogie

DOB Approves ABC No Rio Passive House on Rivington Street
Bowery Boogie
Meanwhile, as previously reported, ABC No Rio continues hosting unique programming in exile while its the passive house at 156 Rivington Street makes its way to reality. Its impressive zine library of more than 13,000 titles – the project began in ...

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«Città resilienti: una responsabilità sociale»: il 24 novembre a Riva del Garda la 6°conferenza nazionale Passivhaus - la VOCE del TRENTINO

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 15:27

la VOCE del TRENTINO

«Città resilienti: una responsabilità sociale»: il 24 novembre a Riva del Garda la 6°conferenza nazionale Passivhaus
la VOCE del TRENTINO
A Riva del Garda (TN) il 24 novembre si accendono i riflettori della 6^ Conferenza Nazionale Passivhaus, l'evento leader di networking sull'edilizia del futuro. Una piattaforma che ogni anno genera opportunità di sviluppo territoriale e business per le ...

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New Telford centre to train 400 construction workers - shropshirestar.com

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 13:02

shropshirestar.com

New Telford centre to train 400 construction workers
shropshirestar.com
“The factory training hub will be equipped to focus upon learning skills used in construction-manufacturing of Passivhaus structural panels. The skill-set taught is transferable within the construction industry and enables the learner to quickly master ...

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Beverly's Waring School awarded $100K grant from EE Ford Foundation - Wicked Local Beverly

Google News Passive House - Mon, 11/19/2018 - 11:35

Wicked Local Beverly

Beverly's Waring School awarded $100K grant from EE Ford Foundation
Wicked Local Beverly
This grant and it's 1:1 match will allow Waring's new school building to utilize Passive House standards. This European standard of sustainability sets a high bar for energy efficiency and air/light quality through a tight, meticulously designed ...

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See how Michigan's first 'Passive House' uses up to 90% less energy - MLive.com

Google News Passive House - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 22:56

MLive.com

See how Michigan's first 'Passive House' uses up to 90% less energy
MLive.com
Occupants' body heat, heat from appliances running and small heat pumps are sufficient to maintain a comfortable temperature in the house, even through a Michigan winter. This is the first house in Michigan to earn Passive House Institute U.S.+2015 ...

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Statt Effizienzhaus doch lieber ein Passivhaus - General-Anzeiger

Google News Passiv Haus - Sun, 11/18/2018 - 21:00

General-Anzeiger

Statt Effizienzhaus doch lieber ein Passivhaus
General-Anzeiger
Er verweist auf seine laufenden Bauprojekte in Geislar: „Hier ging es in erster Linie darum, dass ich den Bauherren die Vorteile eines Upgrades von dem vorgeschriebenen KfW-Effizienzhaus 55 zu einem Passivhaus dargelegt habe.“ Hier entstünden zwar ...

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Passive home 90 per cent more efficient than a standard Alberta residence - Regina Leader-Post

Google News Passive House - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 04:21

Regina Leader-Post

Passive home 90 per cent more efficient than a standard Alberta residence
Regina Leader-Post
It's a “passive house” — a rigorous standard for energy efficiency in a building to reduce a building's ecological footprint. In some ways, one of the highest tech aspects of this 2,500-square-foot home lies in the lack of technology — it's a home ...

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Passive home 90 per cent more efficient than a standard Alberta residence - Calgary Herald

Google News Passive House - Sat, 11/17/2018 - 04:11

Calgary Herald

Passive home 90 per cent more efficient than a standard Alberta residence
Calgary Herald
It's a “passive house” — a rigorous standard for energy efficiency in a building to reduce a building's ecological footprint. In some ways, one of the highest tech aspects of this 2,500-square-foot home lies in the lack of technology — it's a home ...

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Conferenza Nazionale Passivhaus - | Staffetta Quotidiana - Staffetta Quotidiana

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 11/16/2018 - 16:10

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Conferenza Nazionale Passivhaus - | Staffetta Quotidiana
Staffetta Quotidiana
Appuntamento a Riva del Garda (Trento, 24 novembre) con la 6a Conferenza Nazionale Passivhaus: piattaforma di networking sull'edilizia del futuro incentrata ...
ECOSISM presente alla 6° CONFERENZA NAZIONALE - Ingenioingenio-web.it

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