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Prefab zero energy passive house wins WA's missing middle comp - The Fifth Estate

Google News Passive House - Wed, 07/05/2017 - 15:06

The Fifth Estate

Prefab zero energy passive house wins WA's missing middle comp
The Fifth Estate
David Barr Architects has won Western Australian land development agency LandCorp's Step Up Housing Design Competition with a prefabricated, zero-energy passive house design. The winning submission will become WA's first multi-residential project ...

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What avenues should East Anglia's housebuilders and authorities be exploring to solve its housing shortage? - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 07/05/2017 - 12:21

Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

What avenues should East Anglia's housebuilders and authorities be exploring to solve its housing shortage?
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
Beattie Passive, which builds timber-framed homes to the Passivhaus standard of energy efficiency, is a construction partner at the Graven Hill development in Oxfordshire. It is the country's first completely self- and custom-build development where ...

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Botschafter in Sachen Passivhausbau - RP ONLINE

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 07/05/2017 - 05:03

RP ONLINE

Botschafter in Sachen Passivhausbau
RP ONLINE
Prof. Ludwig Rongen und sein Architektenteam entwickeln unermüdlich neue hoch energieeffiziente Bauprojekte in der Region und international. In Moldawien wurde jetzt die erste Passivhaus-Kita eröffnet, in China ein Tagungszentrum. Von Angelika Hahn.

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Kirio smart homes don't just alert you to problems, they can fix them - Digital Trends

Google News Passive House - Tue, 07/04/2017 - 05:32

Kirio smart homes don't just alert you to problems, they can fix them
Digital Trends
“Even the builder had never lived in a passive house,” he said. Instead, Rougier built his own, which would eventually become Kirio, a built-in home automation system that controls everything from lights to heating and cooling to the water tank. And it ...

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New York underwater - The Real Deal Magazine

Google News Passive House - Tue, 07/04/2017 - 01:21

The Real Deal Magazine

New York underwater
The Real Deal Magazine
Because those small and mid-sized properties are rarely vacant and tend to change hands often, their owners are less likely to incorporate technology like solar and wind power or passive-house standards. In addition, some owners are not financially ...

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CSHQA has a new architect-in-training - Idaho Business Review

Google News Passive House - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 18:11

Idaho Business Review

CSHQA has a new architect-in-training
Idaho Business Review
In 2016, she received her BArch with a minor in Natural Resources from Cornell University's College of Architecture, Art, and Planning. She is a PHIUS Certified Passive House Consultant, and is pursuing an architecture license. CSHQA is a full-service ...

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Waikato building company moves toward passive housing - Stuff.co.nz

Google News Passive House - Mon, 07/03/2017 - 12:32

Stuff.co.nz

Waikato building company moves toward passive housing
Stuff.co.nz
The couple own Brown Construction Ltd, which holds the only eHaus​ licence in the region - eHaus is the leading New Zealand provider of passive house design and build service. These homes consume 75 to 90 per cent less energy than conventional ...

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Grande partecipazione al primo convegno Passivhaus a Savona - SavonaNews.it

Google News Passiv Haus - Sat, 07/01/2017 - 22:34

SavonaNews.it

Grande partecipazione al primo convegno Passivhaus a Savona
SavonaNews.it
Il 28 giugno dalle 14.00 all'ex Palazzina OMSAV a Savona presso l'ordine degli architetti ZEB ACTIVE ha organizzato il primo Convengo Passivhaus della provincia; il relatore, Dott. Francesco Nesi, è uno dei trenta certificatori mondiali nonchè trainer ...

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Ambiente e risparmio energetico nell'edilizia: presentato a Savona il modello “Passivhaus” - Il Vostro Giornale

Google News Passiv Haus - Sat, 07/01/2017 - 21:57

Il Vostro Giornale

Ambiente e risparmio energetico nell'edilizia: presentato a Savona il modello “Passivhaus
Il Vostro Giornale
Savona. All'ex Palazzina OMSAV a Savona, presso l'ordine degli architetti Zeb Active, si è svolto il primo convengo “Passivhaus” della provincia savonese: il relatore è stato Francesco Nesi, è uno dei trenta certificatori mondiali nonchè trainer ...

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Exeter's pool and bus station project is over budget by nearly £8m - and the council blames Brexit - Devon Live

Google News Passiv Haus - Sat, 07/01/2017 - 15:56

Devon Live

Exeter's pool and bus station project is over budget by nearly £8m - and the council blames Brexit
Devon Live
Exeter City Council admits they picked 'the worst possible time' to build their planned leisure complex and replacement bus station - blaming the Brexit for today's announcement the project will be over budget by nearly £8 million. Next week Exeter ...

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Jamaica 'Tree of Life' is the neighborhood's largest affordable housing complex to date - QNS.com

Google News Passive House - Fri, 06/30/2017 - 02:26

QNS.com

Jamaica 'Tree of Life' is the neighborhood's largest affordable housing complex to date
QNS.com
“Tree of Life combines city investment, innovative programs like Voluntary Inclusionary Housing, and vital federal resources to create 174 affordable homes – a third of which are permanently affordable – in a passive house development that will bring ...

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High-Rise Buildings Use More Energy, Release More CO2 - Energy Manager Today

Google News Passive House - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 22:16

High-Rise Buildings Use More Energy, Release More CO2
Energy Manager Today
In 2015, Cornell University began construction on a Cornell Tech campus on New York City's Roosevelt Island that included a Passive-House, high-rise dorm building. The Passive-House designation is set by Germany's Passive House Institute and is only ...

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Book review: Positive energy homes – creating passive houses for better living - The Fifth Estate

Google News Passive House - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 14:14

The Fifth Estate

Book review: Positive energy homes – creating passive houses for better living
The Fifth Estate
Dr Robin Brimblecombe and Dr Kara Rosemeier's Positive energy homes will not only be valuable for anyone looking to embrace some or all of the principles of Passive House design, construction and technology, it is also a fantastic primer on the ...

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How the iPhone changed passive-aggression - The Verge

Google News Passive House - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 02:30

The Verge

How the iPhone changed passive-aggression
The Verge
My life now — iPhone included — doesn't involve extreme time-wasters such as walking 45 blocks to get on a train, but it does involve something worse: a lot more passive-aggression. It's hard to believe I used to wander around this city, subway map ...

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Harrisburg's skyline is about to get a little more crowded - PennLive.com

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:45

PennLive.com

Harrisburg's skyline is about to get a little more crowded
PennLive.com
Hudson said the new building's plans call for platinum status, as well as construction to passive house (or Passivhaus in its original German) standards of insulation and materials. The plan, he said, would make the addition the first LEED platinum ...

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Harrisburg's skyline is about to get a little more crowded - PennLive.com

Google News Passive House - Thu, 06/29/2017 - 00:45

PennLive.com

Harrisburg's skyline is about to get a little more crowded
PennLive.com
Hudson said the new building's plans call for platinum status, as well as construction to passive house (or Passivhaus in its original German) standards of insulation and materials. The plan, he said, would make the addition the first LEED platinum ...

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