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BREAKING: Groundbreaking Held at Westminster Place at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg - Gant Daily

Google News Passive House - Fri, 05/19/2017 - 03:36

Gant Daily

BREAKING: Groundbreaking Held at Westminster Place at Windy Hill Village in Philipsburg
Gant Daily
The design, referred to as Passive House, will be one of less than 50 in the United States. Mike Gwin, a partner with Rothschild Doyno Collaborative, the architects for this project, explained that this building will use one-half to one-third of the ...

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Real-time Stock Quotes that remove the 15-minute stock price delay on all Canadian stock portals - The Globe and Mail

Google News Passive House - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 19:00

The Globe and Mail

Real-time Stock Quotes that remove the 15-minute stock price delay on all Canadian stock portals
The Globe and Mail
That's because Mr. Picciano's house is Vancouver's first certified Passive House, which means it has met a rigorous standard for construction that ensures that it is so well insulated and air-tight that it requires very little energy to heat and cool ...

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Try Globe Unlimited- 99¢/week for the first 4 weeks - The Globe and Mail

Google News Passive House - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 19:00

The Globe and Mail

Try Globe Unlimited- 99¢/week for the first 4 weeks
The Globe and Mail
That's because Mr. Picciano's house is Vancouver's first certified Passive House, which means it has met a rigorous standard for construction that ensures that it is so well insulated and air-tight that it requires very little energy to heat and cool ...

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Can expensive, ultra-green homes sell in a gritty suburban Maryland town? - Washington Post

Google News Passive House - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 18:07

Washington Post

Can expensive, ultra-green homes sell in a gritty suburban Maryland town?
Washington Post
In the mid-2000s she used her rudimentary German to study a building method called “passive house,” which was so cutting-edge that English-language materials didn't exist. She obsesses over details that can make or break an energy-efficient building.

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Prefab workers' housing to be built out of cross laminated timber - Treehugger

Google News Passive House - Thu, 05/18/2017 - 01:49

Treehugger

Prefab workers' housing to be built out of cross laminated timber
Treehugger
With livability in mind, the module improves upon the aesthetic, materials, acoustics, and thermal performance of Nexen's current conventional housing camps, and uses Passive House principles to achieve a robust building envelope. The module will have ...

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What does a modern house look like? See many types on the Portland Modern Home Tour (photos) - OregonLive.com

Google News Passive House - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 19:03

OregonLive.com

What does a modern house look like? See many types on the Portland Modern Home Tour (photos)
OregonLive.com
... Portland house with a smart, reconfigured floor plan by Risa Boyer Architecture as well as a new, high-performance house in Northeast Portland's Woodlawn neighborhood designed by Scott Kosmecki that earned LEED-certified and Passive House status.

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Dubai's MBRSC showcases sustainable house - MEConstructionNews.com

Google News Passive House - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 15:56

Dubai's MBRSC showcases sustainable house
MEConstructionNews.com
The Sustainable Energy Programme team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) participated at the International Passive House Conference in Vienna, and presented the MBRSC Sustainable Autonomous House. The house is certified by the ...

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University of Leicester Passivhaus wins international science accolade - East Midlands Business Link (press release)

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 05/17/2017 - 13:27

East Midlands Business Link (press release)

University of Leicester Passivhaus wins international science accolade
East Midlands Business Link (press release)
Willmott Dixon has received further recognition for its sustainable work after the University of Leicester's multi-million pound Centre for Medicine scooped a prestigious international award at the S-Lab Awards 2017 last week. The £42m building at the ...

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Republican senator: Trump White House in 'a downward spiral' - MSNBC

Google News Passive House - Tue, 05/16/2017 - 21:16

MSNBC

Republican senator: Trump White House in 'a downward spiral'
MSNBC
The senator added that “the chaos that is being created by the lack of discipline” – a passive-voice gem that implicates Trump without identifying him – creates “a worrisome environment.” Great, but just how worried is Congress? What are lawmakers ...
Trump's policies take extremists by surpriseAl-Arabiya

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Vortrag im Landratsamt Forchheim zum Thema „Passivhaus“ - Der Neue Wiesentbote

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 05/15/2017 - 21:03

Vortrag im Landratsamt Forchheim zum Thema „Passivhaus
Der Neue Wiesentbote
Im Rahmen des Vortrags gibt es Informationen dazu, worauf beim energieeffizienten Bauen zu achten ist, was der Unterschied zwischen einen Effizienzhaus 40 und einem Passivhaus ist und wer die erforderlichen Nachweise ausstellt. Wer beim Bauen über ...

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Landkreis Forchheim: Energieoptimiertes Bauen –Was ist ein Passivhaus - FOCUS Online

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 05/15/2017 - 17:19

Landkreis Forchheim: Energieoptimiertes Bauen –Was ist ein Passivhaus
FOCUS Online
Im Rahmen des Vortrags gibt es Informationen dazu, worauf beim energieeffizienten Bauen zu achten ist, was der Unterschied zwischen einen Effizienzhaus 40 und einem Passivhaus ist und wer die erforderlichen Nachweise ausstellt. Wer beim Bauen über ...

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Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre showcases sustainable autonomous house at conference in Vienna - Zawya

Google News Passive House - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 20:57

Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre showcases sustainable autonomous house at conference in Vienna
Zawya
Commenting on the MBRSC's participation in the conference, Engineer Abdulla Ahli, Manager of the Sustainable Energy Programme Section at the MBRSC, said, "The goal of the centre's participation in the International Passive House Conference in Vienna ...

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Tree Construction grows up and branches out - Revelstoke Mountaineer

Google News Passive House - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 20:33

Revelstoke Mountaineer

Tree Construction grows up and branches out
Revelstoke Mountaineer
Driven by his passion for environmental stewardship and sustainable building, Greg pioneered ultra-progressive passive house building in Revelstoke and with a growing list of completed passive homes, he's hungry for more. The sections of this new ...

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UAE space centre takes its 'Passive House' for hot countries to Vienna showcase - The National

Google News Passive House - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 18:22

The National

UAE space centre takes its 'Passive House' for hot countries to Vienna showcase
The National
The Sustainable Energy Programme section team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) has showcased the world's first "Passive House" for a hot and humid climate. The team took the sustainable autonomous house, which is certified by the ...

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UAE space centre unveils world's first 'Passive House' for hot countries - The National

Google News Passive House - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 18:08

The National

UAE space centre unveils world's first 'Passive House' for hot countries
The National
A Passive House is an ultra-low energy home that requires very little energy for heating or cooling. In fact, a Passive House is built without a standard central heating or air conditioning system. Such homes are based on five criteria, which are met ...

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MBRSC showcases the first Sustainable Autonomous House for hot and humid climate - Dubai Media Office (press release)

Google News Passive House - Sun, 05/14/2017 - 17:15

MBRSC showcases the first Sustainable Autonomous House for hot and humid climate
Dubai Media Office (press release)
The Sustainable Energy Programme Section team at the Mohammed bin Rashid Space Centre (MBRSC) participated in the International Passive House Conference in Vienna. Among the team members present at the conference were Engineer Abdulla Ahli, ...

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To build a house - Albany Democrat Herald

Google News Passive House - Sat, 05/13/2017 - 13:17

Albany Democrat Herald

To build a house
Albany Democrat Herald
Pond has been involved throughout the Kendra build, which is the first “passive house” to be tackled by an Oregon Habitat for Humanity chapter. (A passive house adopts voluntary standards for energy efficiency.) The thicker walls, extra insulation and ...

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Nurse catches a lucky break - The Mercury

Google News Passive House - Sat, 05/13/2017 - 11:02

The Mercury

Nurse catches a lucky break
The Mercury
“Yes, isn't it great,” says Monika, a surgical nurse and self-described gypsy. “I'm so lucky to have this view and a passive house, too.” Designed by sustainability expert and architect Detlev Geard, the highperformance house is oriented so that even ...

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Passivhaus-Tagung in Wien: Cleveres Bauen für jeden - nachrichten.at

Google News Passiv Haus - Sat, 05/13/2017 - 05:10

Passivhaus-Tagung in Wien: Cleveres Bauen für jeden
nachrichten.at
Jeder Passivhaus-Bewohner sei ein Kunde weniger für diese Unternehmen. Mit Wien hatten sich die Organisatoren der Tagung, das Passivhaus Institut mit seinen beiden Standorten in Darmstadt und Innsbruck sowie das Netzwerk Passivhaus Austria, eine ...

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St Benedict's new junior school is an eco-friendly landmark - Attain News

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 05/12/2017 - 21:14

Attain News

St Benedict's new junior school is an eco-friendly landmark
Attain News
Passivhaus buildings have timber frames which are extremely air tight and super-insulated, and can be up to 96% more energy efficient than older school buildings made of concrete, steel and masonry. Air quality and temperature inside the new school ...

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