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This construction is actively efficient - Reading Eagle

Google News Passive House - Sun, 05/01/2016 - 11:13

Reading Eagle

This construction is actively efficient
Reading Eagle
Earth Day will be celebrated 365 days a year by JeanAnn and Shawn Soeder, when construction of their Washington Township passive house is completed in June. The couple's home was part of an April 22 seven-location, self-guided tour of solar buildings ...

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Erstes Passivhaus: Wärmebrückenfrei auch nach 25 Jahren - derStandard.at

Google News Passiv Haus - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 14:10

derStandard.at

Erstes Passivhaus: Wärmebrückenfrei auch nach 25 Jahren
derStandard.at
Ansonsten aber sei in dem unscheinbaren Reihenhaus, das er 1991 als erstes Passivhaus errichtet hatte, "noch keine einzige Komponente am Ende ihrer Lebensdauer angekommen", berichtete Wolfgang Feist auf der Passivhaustagung in Darmstadt.

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Enniscorthy's new passive homes open door to future living - Wexford People

Google News Passive House - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 06:24

Wexford People

Enniscorthy's new passive homes open door to future living
Wexford People
Owner of Enniscorthy Passive Developments Michael Bennett is responsible for the new group of homes in Madeira Oaks estate. Based in Enniscorthy, the estate is comprised of 12 semi-detached homes which cost €190,000 each. The buildings are the first ...

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NYC's Largest Residential Passive House Will Rise in Mott Haven - Curbed NY

Google News Passive House - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 04:03

Curbed NY

NYC's Largest Residential Passive House Will Rise in Mott Haven
Curbed NY
A former public school in Mott Haven will soon be transformed into the city's largest residential passive house — and what's more, it will be fully affordable. The former P.S. 31 building at 425 Grand Concourse is set to be transformed into a 24-story ...

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A new Passive House residential tower is coming to the Bronx - Inhabitat

Google News Passive House - Sat, 04/30/2016 - 01:32

Inhabitat

A new Passive House residential tower is coming to the Bronx
Inhabitat
Like many other areas of the Bronx, Mott Haven is becoming a magnet for new construction projects. However, the neighborhood will be soon be standing out in terms of green design thanks to a new residential tower built to passive house standards on the ...

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SAVE VTC 200: Eurovent- und Passivhaus-zertifiziertes Wohnungslüftungsgerät - Baulinks

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 19:13

Baulinks

SAVE VTC 200: Eurovent- und Passivhaus-zertifiziertes Wohnungslüftungsgerät
Baulinks
(29.4.2016; SHK- / IFH/Intherm-Bericht) Systemairs Wohnungslüftungsgerät SAVE VTC 200 ist wie die ganze SAVE-Familie Eurovent-zertifiziert. Darüber hinaus hat es vom Passivhaus Institut das Zertifikat „Zertifizierte Passivhaus Komponente ...

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“Metas ambiciosas podem ser alcançadas com a Passivhaus” - Edifícios e Energia

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 18:21

“Metas ambiciosas podem ser alcançadas com a Passivhaus
Edifícios e Energia
No caminho para os edifícios com necessidades quase nulas de energia (nzeb, na sigla em inglês), a norma de origem alemã Passivhaus tem-se posicionado como uma “solução óptima” para alcançar este tipo de edifícios. Em Portugal, a associação que ...

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The Passive House pilgrims of Darmstadt - The Fifth Estate

Google News Passive House - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 13:05

The Fifth Estate

The Passive House pilgrims of Darmstadt
The Fifth Estate
Heading to Frankfurt International airport with a handful of Passive House pilgrims from across the globe, a week in Darmstadt, Germany, has been anything but passive. The 20th International Passive House Conference of 2016 has allowed this novice an ...

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Burry Port School is a Brettstapel beauty - Treehugger

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 02:07

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Burry Port School is a Brettstapel beauty
Treehugger
It is the first school in Wales to be built to the Passive House standard, but it is also a great example of the use of wood. The pod building is made of Brettstapel, where instead of nails or glue, the wood is held together by dowels. In this case the ...

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New York City Officials Announce Largest Residential Passive House - Apartment Finance Today

Google News Passive House - Fri, 04/29/2016 - 01:55

The Real Deal Magazine

New York City Officials Announce Largest Residential Passive House
Apartment Finance Today
The 24-story building is expected to be the largest residential Passive House built in New York City and use 70% less energy than conventional buildings. It also is expected to surpass Enterprise Green Communities guidelines, with energy-recovery ...
City picks developers for 300K sf Bronx housing complexThe Real Deal Magazine

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Gewoba baut Passivhaus in Bremen-Findorff - Haufe - News & Fachwissen

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 15:31

Gewoba baut Passivhaus in Bremen-Findorff
Haufe - News & Fachwissen
Die Gewoba Aktiengesellschaft Wohnen und Bauen hat in Bremen-Findorff den Grundstein für ein Passivhaus mit 16 Mietwohnungen gelegt. Das Investitionsvolumen beträgt 4,5 Millionen Euro. Die Wohnungen in dem barrierefreien Neubau werden zwei bis ...

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The house that Britco built - National Observer

Google News Passive House - Thu, 04/28/2016 - 12:00

National Observer

The house that Britco built
National Observer
Passive house is perhaps the least appreciated and most exciting high-performance building standard, because it is simple and cheap, says Paulsen. “It's a dumb building made smarter. It's a building with a big sweater on it, and the sweater is so thick ...

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An Off-Site Pre-Fab Approach to Passivhaus 'Deep Retrofit' - Energy Collective

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 04/27/2016 - 21:25

Energy Collective

An Off-Site Pre-Fab Approach to Passivhaus 'Deep Retrofit'
Energy Collective
The company's approach, founded on the stringent and verifiable Passivhaus energy performance standard, also involves using locally-trained labour. Passivhaus standard is hard to achieve because it demands that the contractors achieve a high level of ...

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