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HCR-funded project breaks ground in Canandaigua - MPNnow.com

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HCR-funded project breaks ground in Canandaigua
MPNnow.com
Creekview Apartments at Woodland Ridge, the first funded project by New York State Homes and Community Renewal to pursue passive house certification, recently broke ground in Canandaigua. The project is developed by Baldwin Real Estate Corp., built by ...

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Mansfield architect introduces novel housing design - Richland Source

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:39

Richland Source

Mansfield architect introduces novel housing design
Richland Source
MANSFIELD – A Mansfield-based architecture firm announced this week it has expanded its services to include passive house designing, which focuses on minimizing ecological footprint through high energy efficiency. "We are excited to bring Passive House ...

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Mansfield architect introduces novel housing design - Richland Source

Google News Passive House - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 21:39

Richland Source

Mansfield architect introduces novel housing design
Richland Source
MANSFIELD – A Mansfield-based architecture firm announced this week it has expanded its services to include passive house designing, which focuses on minimizing ecological footprint through high energy efficiency. "We are excited to bring Passive House ...

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South Vancouver rental building to be Canada's largest multi-unit Passive House - Vancouver Courier

Google News Passive House - Mon, 02/19/2018 - 20:01

Vancouver Courier

South Vancouver rental building to be Canada's largest multi-unit Passive House
Vancouver Courier
Pete Rackow, co-founder of Delta-based developer Spire Development, said, “The cost of Passive House construction is more expensive than constructing a traditional building; however, the final product is much superior in terms of air quality, noise ...

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A summer festival shows how TINY HOMES LIVE LARGE - Rutland Herald

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 14:29

Rutland Herald

A summer festival shows how TINY HOMES LIVE LARGE
Rutland Herald
This year, they will launch a new Tiny House Design/ Build Certificate Program. Executive Director of Yestermorrow, Claire Gear, is an architect and Passive House Designer who has spent her career in community-oriented work, with a focus on ...

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A summer festival shows how TINY HOMES LIVE LARGE - Rutland Herald

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 14:29

Rutland Herald

A summer festival shows how TINY HOMES LIVE LARGE
Rutland Herald
This year, they will launch a new Tiny House Design/ Build Certificate Program. Executive Director of Yestermorrow, Claire Gear, is an architect and Passive House Designer who has spent her career in community-oriented work, with a focus on ...

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Passive house conference on tap in March - Daily Journal of Commerce

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 06:41

Passive house conference on tap in March
Daily Journal of Commerce
The conference, which will take place March 29 and 30 at Hotel RL in Olympia, Washington, will include a keynote presentation by Aurash Khawarzad. In addition to serving as the director of policy and strategy at Race Forward, a social justice nonprofit ...

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Passive-Aggressive Haus - Canadian Architect

Google News Passiv Haus - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 03:03

Passive-Aggressive Haus
Canadian Architect
The hairdryer part wasn't a pipe dream – it's a common way of describing the Passive House standard, which is the building code in much of Germany where it originates. It's also mandatory for new construction in many European cities. Yet, even though ...

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Passive-Aggressive Haus - Canadian Architect

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 03:03

Canadian Architect

Passive-Aggressive Haus
Canadian Architect
Our idea of a romantic dream was to build a house so well insulated you could heat it with a hairdryer. For added fun, we wanted to do this on a tight budget while raising a young child. The hairdryer part wasn't a pipe dream – it's a common way of ...

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The world's First Hospital Designed "Passive House" Standard under Construction in Frankfurt - Korea IT Times (press release)

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/17/2018 - 02:35

Korea IT Times (press release)

The world's First Hospital Designed "Passive House" Standard under Construction in Frankfurt
Korea IT Times (press release)
can be seen from a great distance. After all, the future hospital building is 143 metres long and over 23 metres tall. Besides the basement and ground floor, there are a further six storeys. Following the symbolic groundbreaking ceremony in summer 2016 ...

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Have you joined the self build revolution, asks Ron Beattie of Beattie Passive - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 22:06

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Have you joined the self build revolution, asks Ron Beattie of Beattie Passive
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
As well as creating a unique home, the self builders we speak to are all in agreement that a major part of wanting a self build is to create a highly energy efficient home, such as Passivhaus, resulting in minimal utility bills and a low carbon ...

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Muscling through power outages with solar system batteries - PenBayPilot.com

Google News Passive House - Fri, 02/16/2018 - 10:26

PenBayPilot.com

Muscling through power outages with solar system batteries
PenBayPilot.com
During outages, there is no need to switch anything manually. All our critical systems stay powered, and the solar system charges the batteries until the grid power returns.” The Rector home was designed and constructed by GO Logic and is built to the ...

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Technology a key driver to future zero emission targets in Vancouver - Journal Of Commerce (blog)

Google News Passive House - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 13:00

Journal Of Commerce (blog)

Technology a key driver to future zero emission targets in Vancouver
Journal Of Commerce (blog)
Vancouver is aiming for zero operational greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2030 from new buildings using high-tech solutions like Building Information Modeling (BIM) and the simplicity of Passive House design. City of Vancouver assistant director of ...

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Welsh Government Funding Secured to Develop Modular Passivhaus Homes - Business News Wales

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 02/15/2018 - 00:36

Welsh Government Funding Secured to Develop Modular Passivhaus Homes
Business News Wales
The United Welsh Housing Association (UWHA) has secured crucial Welsh government funding to develop modular Passivhaus homes that can be rolled out to the mass market. Richard Mann, Group Director of Operations at UWHA, told the Built Environment ...

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Rohbau der Passivhaus-Klinik steht - enbausa.de

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 16:26

Rohbau der Passivhaus-Klinik steht
enbausa.de
Durch den intensiven 24-Stunden-Betrieb in Krankenhäusern gehören diese zu den Spitzenverbrauchern an Energie: Von der Notaufnahme über die Operationssäle samt Intensivstation bis zu den Patientenzimmern sind zahlreiche technische Geräte im Einsatz ...

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Svart, a gorgeous hotel by Snøhetta will meet the world's toughest ... - Treehugger

Google News Passive House - Wed, 02/14/2018 - 01:55

Treehugger

Svart, a gorgeous hotel by Snøhetta will meet the world's toughest ...
Treehugger
PassiveHouse is for wimps; The Powerhouse standard is crazy tough. And these Norwegians do it in the dark.

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Vorlesung zum Passivhaus – Erfurt | Thüringer Allgemeine - Thüringer Allgemeine

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 07:48

Vorlesung zum Passivhaus – Erfurt | Thüringer Allgemeine
Thüringer Allgemeine
Erfurt. Die Ringvorlesung von Fachhochschule und Universität Erfurt des Wintersemesters wird heute mit dem Thema „Das Passivhaus 2017 – Entwicklungen, Tendenzen, Visionen“ abgeschlossen. Referent ist Ludwig Rongen , Professor für Baukonstruktionslehre ...

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A House in the Maine Woods - Builder Magazine

Google News Passive House - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 01:45

A House in the Maine Woods
Builder Magazine
The clients are repeat customers for both Sokol and Kruse: JLC highlighted a previous Maine Passive House project for this same couple in 2014 (see: "Framing a Two-Pitch I-Joist Roof," by Jesper Kruse, JLC 12/14). Kruse specializes in super-efficient ...

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A bunch of shell-shocked Wall Streeters met in paradise during the market meltdown — here's what scares them most - Business Insider

Google News Passive House - Tue, 02/13/2018 - 01:28

Business Insider

A bunch of shell-shocked Wall Streeters met in paradise during the market meltdown — here's what scares them most
Business Insider
In the last 10 years, the "wolves of Wall Street" have become much more like passive house cats, living easy lives going long the market and watching money grow in a friendly bull market world created for them by central banks in the wake of the ...

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Amid Turmoil From Washington to Wall Street, a Surprisingly Passive President - New York Times

Google News Passive House - Sat, 02/10/2018 - 08:15

New York Times

Amid Turmoil From Washington to Wall Street, a Surprisingly Passive President
New York Times
Speaking after reaching the budget deal with his Republican counterpart, Senator Chuck Schumer of New York, the Democratic minority leader, said he had learned to proceed without bothering with the president. “Often times we can get a lot more done ...

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