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Isle of Man Passive development short listed by Build It magazine for 2017 Best Eco Home in UK - isleofman.com

Google News Passive House - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 16:38

isleofman.com

Isle of Man Passive development short listed by Build It magazine for 2017 Best Eco Home in UK
isleofman.com
A Passive House development in Port St. Mary by Isle of Man based Design & Build developers, Complete Construction Services and Energy Services & Renewable Technology specialists SNX Ltd. has been shortlisted for the 2017 Best Eco Home award by ...

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Is this the home of the future? - The Press, York

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 14:13

The Press, York

Is this the home of the future?
The Press, York
Or, in fact, any heating at all, apart from a single electric bar. This is a 'passivhaus'. And what that means is that it costs almost nothing to heat. It is made of a wood frame, that is insulated with a mixture of mineral wool fibre (a bit like ...

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Free-flowing flower garden oasis - The Register-Guard

Google News Passive House - Thu, 09/07/2017 - 06:20

The Register-Guard

Free-flowing flower garden oasis
The Register-Guard
2477 Lincoln St.: Built to Passive House standards, this three-story home's large exterior doors, movable walls and rolling doors make living spaces reconfigurable and adaptable. A large deck encourages outdoor living. 985 Tiara St.: The first ...

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Neues Magazin „20 Jahre Wissenschaftsstadt“ blickt auf Meilensteine der ... - Darmstädter Tagblatt

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 22:06

Darmstädter Tagblatt

Neues Magazin „20 Jahre Wissenschaftsstadt“ blickt auf Meilensteine der ...
Darmstädter Tagblatt
Plexiglas, die Funkuhr, Flüssigkristalle, das Passivhaus – Erfindungen und Einrichtungen, die ihren wissenschaftlichen Ursprung in Darmstadt haben. Vor zwanzig Jahren hat die Hessische Landesregierung Darmstadt den offiziellen Titel ...

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The International Reach of the Passive Housing Standard - Builder Magazine

Google News Passive House - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 18:59

Builder Magazine

The International Reach of the Passive Housing Standard
Builder Magazine
Exponential growth of Passive house is happening in places like New Zealand, Antarctica, China, Sweden, and Spain- making it a truly international effort. The international passive house community embraces diversity by sharing a common goal and lessons ...

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Meldung vom 06.09.2017 - FOCUS Online

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 17:52

Meldung vom 06.09.2017
FOCUS Online
Es werden wissenschaftliche Einrichtungen und deren aktuellen Forschungsfelder vorgestellt. Vom Passivhaus-Institut bis zur Europäischen Weltraumorganisation ESA, vom selbstlernenden. Roboter iCub der TU Darmstadt bis hin zur „Volksverschlüsselung“ ...

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Zeroing in on energy: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn - Charleston Post Courier

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 01:16

Charleston Post Courier

Zeroing in on energy: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn
Charleston Post Courier
Passive House, also known in via its German translation, Passivhaus, is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energy for space ...

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Zeroing in on energy: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn - Charleston Post Courier

Google News Passive House - Wed, 09/06/2017 - 01:16

Charleston Post Courier

Zeroing in on energy: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn
Charleston Post Courier
Passive House, also known in via its German translation, Passivhaus, is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energy for space ...

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Green building at heart of week-long festival - The Cumberland & Westmorland Herald

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 09/05/2017 - 17:16

Green building at heart of week-long festival
The Cumberland & Westmorland Herald
In Appleby, there's a tour of the Eden Insulation Passivhaus factory on the Cross Croft estate on 23rd September. It is followed by a Freegle Give and Take on 24th September, and a bus tour funded by the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority, around ...

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Capitol Core - Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce (subscription)

Google News Passive House - Tue, 09/05/2017 - 14:01

Capitol Core
Seattle Daily Journal of Commerce (subscription)
Capitol Core is a six-story, 17-unit apartment building on a 2,700-square-foot site at 215 Boylston Ave. E. in Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood. The building maximizes the small infill lot with a linear design. All the apartments are corner units ...

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First residents move into Europe's largest Passivhaus affordable housing estate - The Fifth Estate

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 09/05/2017 - 12:11

The Fifth Estate

First residents move into Europe's largest Passivhaus affordable housing estate
The Fifth Estate
The first residents have moved into 68 Passivhaus affordable housing properties, with rent set at about 80 per cent of the market rate, and heating costs from as little as $21 a year. There are four one-bedroom flats and 23 two-bedroom, 20 three ...

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Clare Miflin: Reducing Waste Through Biomimicry - Food Tank (blog)

Google News Passive House - Mon, 09/04/2017 - 23:03

Food Tank (blog)

Clare Miflin: Reducing Waste Through Biomimicry
Food Tank (blog)
Having designed buildings to meet LEED, Passive House, and Living Building Challenge rating systems, Miflin sees the importance of rigorous metrics but also feels that inspiration, hope, and vision also have a crucial role to play. In developing the ...

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When zero equals more: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn - Charleston Post Courier

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 09/04/2017 - 02:01

Charleston Post Courier

When zero equals more: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn
Charleston Post Courier
Passive House, also known in via its German translation, Passivhaus, is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energy for space ...

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When zero equals more: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn - Charleston Post Courier

Google News Passive House - Mon, 09/04/2017 - 02:01

Charleston Post Courier

When zero equals more: Planned buildings expected to make as much energy, or more, than they burn
Charleston Post Courier
Passive House, also known in via its German translation, Passivhaus, is a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building, reducing its ecological footprint. It results in ultra-low energy buildings that require little energy for space ...

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Local consultant renovates barn into energy efficient workshop: talk and tour, Sept 9 - SoutholdLOCAL

Google News Passive House - Sun, 09/03/2017 - 19:19

SoutholdLOCAL

Local consultant renovates barn into energy efficient workshop: talk and tour, Sept 9
SoutholdLOCAL
Nick Scaglione, a passive solar building consultant, and his wife renovated a barn into his aesthetically pleasing workshop that conforms to Passive House standards. The talk will be followed by a tour of the workshop. The doors open at 9:30 a.m. for ...

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Lincoln-Siedlung: Vereine und Initiativen stellen konkrete Entwürfe für ... - Echo-online

Google News Passiv Haus - Sat, 09/02/2017 - 05:45

Echo-online

Lincoln-Siedlung: Vereine und Initiativen stellen konkrete Entwürfe für ...
Echo-online
Das ambitionierte Raumprogramm muss noch unter einen Hut gebracht werden mit dem Anspruch, ein energieeffizientes Passivhaus zu errichten. Elegante Laubengänge sollen auch die Mitglieder des Vereins „Zusammenhaus“ künftig in ihrem Alltag auf ...

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Cumbria Green Build Festival opens for booking - Cumbria Crack

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 22:33

Cumbria Crack

Cumbria Green Build Festival opens for booking
Cumbria Crack
If you're thinking about building or buying a low-energy home, there are several events you could find very useful – from the chance to see self-build plots in an eco-community, to a Passivhaus factory visit. There's help on hand to make your existing ...

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PHFA Embarks On Harrisburg Office Tower Expansion - Commercial Property Executive

Google News Passive House - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 18:21

Commercial Property Executive

PHFA Embarks On Harrisburg Office Tower Expansion
Commercial Property Executive
In an effort to receive LEED Platinum and Passive House certifications for the expansion, the office building will use natural lighting and rely on a highly efficient heating and cooling system, including a 36-panel solar photovoltaic system to derive ...

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CPD 19 2016: Air and vapour-tight OSB For timber-frame buildings - Building Design

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 16:38

Building Design

CPD 19 2016: Air and vapour-tight OSB For timber-frame buildings
Building Design
Passivhaus is a low-energy performance standard that can be applied to many building types, from homes and care homes to schools, hotels and supermarkets. It is intended to reduce the energy demand for space heating and cooling, while creating ...

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In the Bronx, 22 affordable apartments are up for grabs in an eco-friendly building - Curbed NY

Google News Passive House - Fri, 09/01/2017 - 03:53

Curbed NY

In the Bronx, 22 affordable apartments are up for grabs in an eco-friendly building
Curbed NY
The units are unique in that they're in one of the borough's only buildings that has been constructed to passive house standards, and one of the few in the city that has been designated as low-income housing. It was designed by Curtis & Ginsberg ...

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