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Environmentally friendly home in Great Maplestead could be recommended refusal - Halstead Gazette

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 22:03

Halstead Gazette

Environmentally friendly home in Great Maplestead could be recommended refusal
Halstead Gazette
They wish to build a house described as an 'off grid' Passivhaus, meaning it is self-sufficient and capable of generating its own electricity, heat and water. Great Maplestead Parish Council objected to the application, saying the village was not ...

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ABC No Rio's Passive House Replacement Potentially Delayed Due to Overall Lack of Funding - Bowery Boogie

Google News Passive House - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 17:02

Bowery Boogie

ABC No Rio's Passive House Replacement Potentially Delayed Due to Overall Lack of Funding
Bowery Boogie
Punk haven ABC No Rio is taking baby steps toward demolition and rebuilding of their new Rivington Street facility. The city gave its initial nod back in July, then two months later, water, electric, and sewage utility lines were each severed. The ...

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ABC No Rio's Passive House Replacement Potentially Delayed Due to Overall Lack of Funding - Bowery Boogie

Google News Passive House - Wed, 01/04/2017 - 17:02

Bowery Boogie

ABC No Rio's Passive House Replacement Potentially Delayed Due to Overall Lack of Funding
Bowery Boogie
Punk haven ABC No Rio is taking baby steps toward demolition and rebuilding of their new Rivington Street facility. The city gave its initial nod back in July, then two months later, water, electric, and sewage utility lines were each severed. The ...

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Landmarked Brooklyn Heights Mansion Transformed into 'Passive House' - Mansion Global

Google News Passive House - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 18:49

Mansion Global

Landmarked Brooklyn Heights Mansion Transformed into 'Passive House'
Mansion Global
“Not only is this house exquisitely designed cosmetically, restored to its former grand single-family status with every conceivable modern amenity, but it is also a technologically advanced house with 'passive house' engineering, making it incredibly ...

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Landmarked Brooklyn Heights Mansion Transformed into 'Passive House' - Mansion Global

Google News Passive House - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 18:49

Mansion Global

Landmarked Brooklyn Heights Mansion Transformed into 'Passive House'
Mansion Global
“Not only is this house exquisitely designed cosmetically, restored to its former grand single-family status with every conceivable modern amenity, but it is also a technologically advanced house with 'passive house' engineering, making it incredibly ...

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Une maison sans chauffage, la Passivhaus - Blog Pages-Energie (Blog)

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 15:31

Blog Pages-Energie (Blog)

Une maison sans chauffage, la Passivhaus
Blog Pages-Energie (Blog)
La construction passive ou Passivhaus est un concept qui existe depuis les années 80 en Allemagne. C'est une vision et une conception particulière qui s'appuie sur le modèle de l'architecture bioclimatique, captant un maximum la chaleur du soleil, et ...

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Village halls face bleak future as ageing volunteers dwindle - Telegraph.co.uk

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 01/03/2017 - 05:00

Telegraph.co.uk

Village halls face bleak future as ageing volunteers dwindle
Telegraph.co.uk
The recently launched National Village Hall & Community Network now has 300 hall committees signed up, contributing to discussions and advising on how to move forward. And innovative projects like the first Passivhaus village hall - an energy efficient ...

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Ab Januar nur noch Passivhäuser - Luxemburger Wort

Google News Passiv Haus - Fri, 12/30/2016 - 02:00

Luxemburger Wort

Ab Januar nur noch Passivhäuser
Luxemburger Wort
Wenn heute von Passivhaus gesprochen wird, so meint man damit eigentlich ein Haus, bei dem der größte Teil des nötigen Wärmebedarfs aus nicht fossilen oder besser gesagt aus „passiven“ Wärmequellen stammt – vor allem Energie, die aus der ...

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Want to save big on your home heating? This Montreal family knows how - CBC.ca

Google News Passive House - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 18:01

CBC.ca

Want to save big on your home heating? This Montreal family knows how
CBC.ca
Big in Europe, the Passivhaus movement is slowly gaining traction in Canada, where they are also known as "passive homes." The houses adhere to a rigorous, voluntary standard for energy efficiency in a building. After they are built, they require ...

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Want to save big on your home heating? This Montreal family knows how - CBC.ca

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 18:01

CBC.ca

Want to save big on your home heating? This Montreal family knows how
CBC.ca
A family in Montreal's Ahuntsic neighbourhood has drastically reduced the amount of energy their home uses by tapping into a European trend. Damien and Deborah Chaveron transformed their old home as closely as they could to follow Passivhaus ...

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More than a hundred new homes to finally be built at Norwich's scandal-hit Greyhound Opening site - Norfolk Eastern Daily Press

Google News Passiv Haus - Thu, 12/29/2016 - 13:52

More than a hundred new homes to finally be built at Norwich's scandal-hit Greyhound Opening site
Norfolk Eastern Daily Press
The properties will be built to eco-friendly Passivhaus standards. Gail Harris, Norwich City Council's deputy leader and cabinet member for council housing, said: “We are very much looking forward to starting work on-site to deliver these much needed ...

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This Net Zero, Passive House and LEED Platinum-Certified Home Was Built by Students - Builder Magazine

Google News Passive House - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 20:51

This Net Zero, Passive House and LEED Platinum-Certified Home Was Built by Students
Builder Magazine
Students at Kansas University's graduate-level architecture studio have built a new home that has achieved both LEED Platinum and Passive House certification. The net zero energy home, called East Lawrence Passive House, spans 1,900-square-feet, ...

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Green homes for a green future - Athens Messenger (registration)

Google News Passive House - Tue, 12/27/2016 - 20:40

Green homes for a green future
Athens Messenger (registration)
Jason Morosko reconstructed a 850 square-foot, two bedrooms and two bathrooms, modular home with the Passive House construction standard in November. Morosko rents the modular home to the same tenants who lived in the modular home before it was ...

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Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency - MyNorth.com

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 12/26/2016 - 22:52

MyNorth.com

Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency
MyNorth.com
The Passive House (Passivhaus in German) design concept was developed in 1989 by researchers Wolfgang Feist, of Germany, and Bo Adamson, of Sweden. Passive House design conserves energy over the lifetime of a building by using high levels of ...

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Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency - MyNorth.com

Google News Passive House - Mon, 12/26/2016 - 22:52

MyNorth.com

Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency
MyNorth.com
The Passive House (Passivhaus in German) design concept was developed in 1989 by researchers Wolfgang Feist, of Germany, and Bo Adamson, of Sweden. Passive House design conserves energy over the lifetime of a building by using high levels of ...

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Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency - MyNorth.com

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 12/26/2016 - 22:52

MyNorth.com

Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency
MyNorth.com
The Passive House (Passivhaus in German) design concept was developed in 1989 by researchers Wolfgang Feist, of Germany, and Bo Adamson, of Sweden. Passive House design conserves energy over the lifetime of a building by using high levels of ...

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Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency - MyNorth.com

Google News Passive House - Mon, 12/26/2016 - 22:52

MyNorth.com

Sustainable Leelanau County Home Breaks the Mold on Energy Efficiency
MyNorth.com
The Passive House (Passivhaus in German) design concept was developed in 1989 by researchers Wolfgang Feist, of Germany, and Bo Adamson, of Sweden. Passive House design conserves energy over the lifetime of a building by using high levels of ...

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The communities taking house building into their own hands - Telegraph.co.uk

Google News Passiv Haus - Mon, 12/26/2016 - 20:20

Telegraph.co.uk

The communities taking house building into their own hands
Telegraph.co.uk
These homes, which also come with allotments, are priced 20pc below market rent and bills cost 80pc of traditional homes due to the eco-friendly Passivhaus design. Mr Hodgkin, who had never delivered a housing project before, said: “This project shows ...

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