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Richard Pender and Dan Kerr combine local materials at self-built Shawm house - Dezeen

Google News Passiv Haus - Sun, 07/16/2017 - 19:17

Dezeen

Richard Pender and Dan Kerr combine local materials at self-built Shawm house
Dezeen
This careful consideration of detailing combined with the use of effective insulation, a biomass pellet stove, photovoltaic cells and local materials, means the house achieves most of the criteria required for Passivhaus status. It was restricted from ...

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Civic society in shock call for council to 'pull the plug on Exeter's passivhaus pool' - Devon Live

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 22:37

Devon Live

Civic society in shock call for council to 'pull the plug on Exeter's passivhaus pool'
Devon Live
Mr Wadham, on behalf of ECS's executive committee, said: "We urge the leader of Exeter City Council Cllr Pete Edwards and Cllr Phil Bialyk that it is now time to pull the plug on the proposed Passivhaus Swimming Pool and Leisure Centre. "Now that the ...

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Danfoss Event Charts Transformation of Building Market - Contracting Business

Google News Passive House - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 03:19

Contracting Business

Danfoss Event Charts Transformation of Building Market
Contracting Business
Passive house, according to Tomás O'Leary, co-founder and managing director of Passive House Academy, is the easiest path to nearly net zero carbon emissions. “Compared to a conventional building, a passive house building uses up to 75 percent less ...

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Danfoss Event Charts Transformation of Buildilng Market - Contracting Business

Google News Passive House - Fri, 07/14/2017 - 03:19

Contracting Business

Danfoss Event Charts Transformation of Buildilng Market
Contracting Business
Passive house, according to Tomás O'Leary, co-founder and managing director of Passive House Academy, is the easiest path to nearly net zero carbon emissions. “Compared to a conventional building, a passive house building uses up to 75 percent less ...

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Building of a passive house neighbourhood atop Cordova Ridge - Saanich News

Google News Passive House - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 23:09

Saanich News

Building of a passive house neighbourhood atop Cordova Ridge
Saanich News
The owner of a one-acre plot on Cordova Ridge is planning a different kind of development, as he aims to build five passive housing units with renewable energy systems on a stratified cul-de-sac off of Walema Avenue. Many consider passive housing the ...

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World's largest mural unveiled in Russia - Inhabitat

Google News Passive House - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 21:34

World's largest mural unveiled in Russia
Inhabitat
You wouldn't expect the first Passive House in Texas to be a DIY remodel, but that's precisely the story behind this adorable cottage. The original 1955 Austin house was in bad shape due to a lot of asbestos, lead paint and termite damage. The remodel ...

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Cohn and McMaster: “The Trump Vision for America Abroad" - The White House (blog)

Google News Passive House - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 21:09

The White House (blog)

Cohn and McMaster: “The Trump Vision for America Abroad"
The White House (blog)
“America First is rooted in confidence that our values are worth defending and promoting. This is a time of great challenge for our friends and allies around the globe — but it is also a moment of extraordinary opportunity. The American delegation ...

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Passive House Conference Heads to Seattle - Builder Magazine

Google News Passive House - Thu, 07/13/2017 - 00:04

Passive House Conference Heads to Seattle
Builder Magazine
Conference topics will include new technological developments, systems, and products/materials innovations that work in moderate and mixed climates, the latest policy and financial tool developments from across the country, and international passive ...

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61 things to ban right now to make better, greener and healthier homes - Treehugger

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 07/12/2017 - 21:43

Treehugger

61 things to ban right now to make better, greener and healthier homes
Treehugger
He's not too crazy about my beloved #55, Passivhaus: “A boutique program for architects who think they can do physics.” He is also probably thinking about me with #56, Know-it-all bloggers. But among all the jokes there is some very good sense here ...

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College turns up the heat with sewage awards success - Border Telegraph

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 07/12/2017 - 13:07

Border Telegraph

College turns up the heat with sewage awards success
Border Telegraph
Projects range from electric pool cars to music albums dedicated to climate change, and include ambitious zero carbon targets, pioneering new ways to create heat sources from waste and the largest Passivhaus building in the UK. Borders College is ...

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College turns up the heat with sewage awards success - Border Telegraph

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 07/12/2017 - 13:07

College turns up the heat with sewage awards success
Border Telegraph
Projects range from electric pool cars to music albums dedicated to climate change, and include ambitious zero carbon targets, pioneering new ways to create heat sources from waste and the largest Passivhaus building in the UK. Borders College is ...

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Building of a passive house community atop Cordova Ridge - Victoria News

Google News Passive House - Wed, 07/12/2017 - 07:00

Victoria News

Building of a passive house community atop Cordova Ridge
Victoria News
Each house will be two stories with a flat roof and a secondary suite and the passive house technology that reduce power consumption by 90 per cent compared to traditional homes. Solar panels (either Tesla solar roof tiles or photovoltaic) will cover ...

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Building of a passive house community atop Cordova Ridge - Victoria News

Google News Passive House - Wed, 07/12/2017 - 07:00

Victoria News

Building of a passive house community atop Cordova Ridge
Victoria News
Each house will be two stories with a flat roof and a secondary suite and the passive house technology that reduce power consumption by 90 per cent compared to traditional homes. Solar panels (either Tesla solar roof tiles or photovoltaic) will cover ...

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Asheville woman learns the ins and outs of building a house out of hemp - WLOS

Google News Passive House - Wed, 07/12/2017 - 05:18

WLOS

Asheville woman learns the ins and outs of building a house out of hemp
WLOS
BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — What started as a plan to build a passive solar house for Erika Binger turned into a passion to build a home made out of hemp on Avondale Road. What the 27-year-old didn't know was it would take more than her ...

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South Asheville White Duck Taco opens - WLOS

Google News Passive House - Wed, 07/12/2017 - 00:20

WLOS

South Asheville White Duck Taco opens
WLOS
BUNCOMBE COUNTY, N.C. (WLOS) — What started as a plan to build a passive solar house for Erika Binger turned into a passion to build a home made out of hemp at 174 Avondale Road. What the 27-year-old didn't know was it would take more than her ...

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Who Are These White House Officials Stabbing Donald Trump Jr. in the Back? - GQ Magazine

Google News Passive House - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 21:12

GQ Magazine

Who Are These White House Officials Stabbing Donald Trump Jr. in the Back?
GQ Magazine
As Prokop points out, the Times report looks awfully good for Jared, portraying him as a passive attendee of a meeting quarterbacked by the president's son. If Kushner, whose myriad business dealings are reportedly under scrutiny by Robert Mueller and ...
Trump Russia: Jimmy Kimmel 'Grills Kellyanne Conway' About Donald Jr.'s Meeting with Russian LawyerNewsweek
The Totally Normal Explanation for Trump Jr.'s Russia MeetingVICE

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Going beyond 'net zero' to passive house | Utility Dive - Utility Dive

Google News Passive House - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 20:52

Construction and Maintenance News

Going beyond 'net zero' to passive house | Utility Dive
Utility Dive
Net zero energy goals are perceived by many cities and states as the pathway to achieve carbon reduction targets. In many parts of the country, however, these ...
The PHIUS 12th Annual North American Passive House Conference ...PR Web (press release)

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Baca wins go-ahead for flood-proof 'country house clause' Essex home - Architects' Journal

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 15:44

Architects' Journal

Baca wins go-ahead for flood-proof 'country house clause' Essex home
Architects' Journal
The design aspires to meet the Passivhaus Standard for the occupied portion of the house, incorporating the principles of good insulation, minimising thermal bridging, increasing thermal mass, excellent air tightness and using mechanical ventilation ...

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The PHIUS 12th Annual North American Passive House Conference to be held in Seattle, September 27 – October 1 ... - PR Web (press release)

Google News Passive House - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 14:20

The PHIUS 12th Annual North American Passive House Conference to be held in Seattle, September 27 – October 1 ...
PR Web (press release)
Led by the drumbeat of the PHIUS Annual North American Passive House Conference, the number and types of buildings that meet stringent passive building energy standards is exploding—single-family, multifamily, commercial, and high-rise. Passive ...

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Macroom business celebrates - Southern Star Newspaper

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 07/11/2017 - 14:10

Southern Star Newspaper

Macroom business celebrates
Southern Star Newspaper
In 2011, Cygnum built one of the UK's first Passivhaus registered schools in Wolverhampton and the success of the project and quality of their work achieved widespread recognition to the extent that they are now the main timber frame supplier to other ...

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