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TideSmart Global Opens First Net-Positive Passive House in Maine - MarketWatch

Google News Passive House - Fri, 05/01/2015 - 04:01

TideSmart Global Opens First Net-Positive Passive House in Maine
MarketWatch
"My hope has always been that there will be a second, third and so on, making The Viridescent House a symbol of sustainability for other business leaders to follow and ultimately, help move Maine towards the Passive House certification being a state ...

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Wunderbau: Warum Sie im Passivhaus keine Heizung brauchen - FOCUS Online

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 18:19

Wunderbau: Warum Sie im Passivhaus keine Heizung brauchen
FOCUS Online
Es ist die wohl genialste Erfindung der Baubranche: Durch eine ausgeklügelte Bauweise ein Passivhaus weniger Energie nach Außen ab, als es durch die pure Kraft der Sonne aufnimmt. Die wundersame Folge: So können Sie auf eine herkömmliche ...

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Foresight Group has been named Company of the year at the eighth New ... - Blue & Green Tomorrow

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 04/30/2015 - 06:12

Foresight Group has been named Company of the year at the eighth New ...
Blue & Green Tomorrow
Among other winners were Citu and their innovative 'Passive Haus' concept, a super insulated, timber frame construction to ensure efficient temperature regulation, with the judges also noting their community focus on reducing waste and promoting ...

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Two Net Zero Passive Houses Are State-of-the-Art on 2015 Green Home Tour - PR.com (press release)

Google News Passive House - Wed, 04/29/2015 - 14:04

Two Net Zero Passive Houses Are State-of-the-Art on 2015 Green Home Tour
PR.com (press release)
Two houses on the tour, however, are so green that even LEED Platinum structures pale in comparison. Designed by Chapel Hill, NC, architect Arielle Condoret Schechter, AIA, homes “C6” and “C12” in the tour's guidebook are “net zero passive houses.”

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“Energy efficiency has never been so easy”: International Passive House ... - Intelligent Building Today

Google News Passive House - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 17:30

Intelligent Building Today

“Energy efficiency has never been so easy”: International Passive House ...
Intelligent Building Today
Energy efficient construction has never been so easy, due to the increasing availability of suitable components, concluded speakers at the International Passive House Conference 2015 in Leipzig. Experts from around the world presented the enormous ...

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Council seeks partners for £300m Passivhaus drive - Inside Housing

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 16:42

Council seeks partners for £300m Passivhaus drive
Inside Housing
Norwich City Council launched the tender notice earlier this month, in what could become one of the largest drives to build Passivhaus homes seen in this country. It is believed the framework, which will be open to all housing associations, could ...

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Council seeks partners for £300m Passivhaus drive - Inside Housing

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 16:42

Council seeks partners for £300m Passivhaus drive
Inside Housing
It is believed the framework, which will be open to all housing associations, could deliver 900 Passivhaus homes - which are built to rigorous design standards to ensure they are highly energy efficient - over its four year life. There is an immediate ...

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The Art of High Performance Building - Popular Science

Google News Passive House - Tue, 04/28/2015 - 03:05

Popular Science

The Art of High Performance Building
Popular Science
... with the use of specialized tapes and membranes. Because this practice is still new to the United States and these specialized materials are not yet manufactured here, we enlisted the help of 475, Passive House consultants located in Brooklyn, New ...

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