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This House On Stilts Is Stronger Than It Looks - Architectural Digest

Google News Passive House - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 19:09

Architectural Digest

This House On Stilts Is Stronger Than It Looks
Architectural Digest
A student of passive-house standards, the European ways of keeping energy use to a bare minimum, Ryall applied their lessons to the house: He specified triple-glazed windows and installed a high-tech building wrap beneath the wooden sheathing.

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Shouldn't We Have More DC Microgrids? - Microgrid Knowledge

Google News Passive House - Tue, 05/29/2018 - 19:07

Microgrid Knowledge

Shouldn't We Have More DC Microgrids?
Microgrid Knowledge
Terence Hill is a member of the board of directors of the US Passive House Institute and the EMerge Alliance, a non-profit industry association working to develop standards and foster commercialization of DC microgrids and power technology.

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Architects chosen for MD365 new building - Mount Desert Islander

Google News Passive House - Mon, 05/28/2018 - 18:00

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Architects chosen for MD365 new building
Mount Desert Islander
Stevens-Rosa said the building will comply as much as is practicable with Passive House standards, which are standards for energy efficiency in construction. She said the project is now in the predesign phase and that a design for the building should ...

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The Benefits of Passivhaus Buildings - CRL Management (blog)

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 05/28/2018 - 14:25

The Benefits of Passivhaus Buildings
CRL Management (blog)
With Passivhaus becoming a catchphrase for comfort and energy-efficiency, more people are looking for information about the features and benefits of these buildings. The purpose of this article is to highlight the advantages of Passivhaus living and ...

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Dubuque 'Rockpile' designated an energy-efficient 'passive house' - telegraphherald.com

Google News Passive House - Mon, 05/28/2018 - 13:12

telegraphherald.com

Dubuque 'Rockpile' designated an energy-efficient 'passive house'
telegraphherald.com
Tucked away on North Grandview Avenue in Dubuque, a small house heats and cools itself without relying on many of the mechanisms so common in modern life. Shane Hoeper, of Hoeper Green Power, designed, built and now lives in “The Rockpile” at ...

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Living Wall Brings New Sustainable University Building To Life‏ - Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)

Google News Passiv Haus - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 19:04

Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)

Living Wall Brings New Sustainable University Building To Life‏
Living Architecture Monitor magazine (press release) (blog)
The building has been designed to achieve BREEAM Excellent and will include Passivhaus measures to reduce energy requirements. . The wall is made up of a variety of plants, all grown off site by Woodhead's specialist sub contractor, ANS Global ...

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The shortlist: Ireland's finest residential designs - The Times

Google News Passive House - Sun, 05/27/2018 - 06:04

The Times

The shortlist: Ireland's finest residential designs
The Times
Dun Laoghaire-Rathdown county council's social housing development The Mews, is remarkable because it is an A1-rated building, designed to near-zero energy building standards. It also follows passive house design standards. The two-storey building, ...

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Cascadia Recognized by World-Renowned Passive House Institute - SCNow

Google News Passive House - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 02:25

SCNow

Cascadia Recognized by World-Renowned Passive House Institute
SCNow
We are talking about a commercial-grade fiberglass-reinforced plastic (FRP)-framed window product. A product that PHI, a German organization, states is the first wholly North American designed and manufactured window product to become Passive House ...

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Cascadia Recognized by World-Renowned Passive House Institute - Business Wire (press release)

Google News Passive House - Sat, 05/26/2018 - 01:56

Business Wire (press release)

Cascadia Recognized by World-Renowned Passive House Institute
Business Wire (press release)
In addition to recent awards and accolades, Cascadia Windows & Doors is delighted to have recently received Passive House Institute (PHI) certification for its high-performance Universal Series of energy-efficient windows. This certification verifies ...

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