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Western referendum projects slated to finish this fall - La Crosse Tomah Journal

Google News Passive House - Thu, 08/04/2016 - 06:02

La Crosse Tomah Journal

Western referendum projects slated to finish this fall
La Crosse Tomah Journal
The Visions 2020 projects already completed include Western's passive house, the college's parking ramp, a truck and heavy-equipment facility and a horticultural education building. According to the referendum website, the Kumm Center was built in 1970 ...

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Why Your Team Sucks 2016: Miami Dolphins - Deadspin

Google News Passive House - Thu, 08/04/2016 - 00:38

Deadspin

Why Your Team Sucks 2016: Miami Dolphins
Deadspin
Even Philbin—a hilariously oblivious man who wouldn't notice his house is on fire until it collapsed on him—knew Tannehill was worthless and sought to get rid of him before the Dolphins ponied up over $21 million in guarantees in a futile, ongoing ...

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Can Wizards Have Midlife Crises? - The Ringer (blog)

Google News Passive House - Wed, 08/03/2016 - 22:19

The Ringer (blog)

Can Wizards Have Midlife Crises?
The Ringer (blog)
It's maddening to watch Ginny passive-aggressively challenge her husband. It's downright baffling to see Professor McGonagall cast shame and doubt on pupils .... And being a portrait person — particularly a Hogwarts-headmaster portrait person, which ...

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House Hunting in ... Gibraltar - New York Times

Google News Passive House - Wed, 08/03/2016 - 20:31

New York Times

House Hunting in ... Gibraltar
New York Times
This house is part of a five-home subdivision in Upper Rock adjacent to the Gibraltar Nature Reserve, roughly 672 acres of protected land, or 40 percent of Gibraltar's total land area of about 2.6 square miles. The nature reserve is perched about 1,400 ...

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Passivhaus Institut legt Sanierungsplan vor - enbausa.de

Google News Passiv Haus - Wed, 08/03/2016 - 13:32

Passivhaus Institut legt Sanierungsplan vor
enbausa.de
Viele Hausbesitzer gehen die Sanierung ihres Hauses schrittweise an. Damit es später nicht zu unnötigen Mehrkosten kommt, sollten alle geplanten Maßnahmen für die energetische Sanierung schon vor dem ersten Schritt aufeinander abgestimmt werden.

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High-Profile GOP Defectors Say They're With Hillary - U.S. News & World Report

Google News Passive House - Wed, 08/03/2016 - 04:57

High-Profile GOP Defectors Say They're With Hillary
U.S. News & World Report
While many elected Republicans have publicly refused to back Trump, Hanna joins a small but growing number of party loyalists for whom passive opposition was not enough. On Tuesday afternoon, a long-time aide to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie said ...

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Report: Businessman Duped City Hall Into Flipping AIDS Hospice for Condos - Village Voice

Google News Passive House - Wed, 08/03/2016 - 04:12

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Report: Businessman Duped City Hall Into Flipping AIDS Hospice for Condos
Village Voice
“Because of poor communication — and the passive and unquestioning execution of established protocols designed to protect the public interest — Mr. Landau's plan to lift all restrictions on Rivington House moved closer to reality,” Stringer wrote in ...
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After officer shoots suicidal teen, police find an apology note addressed to them - Chicago Tribune

Google News Passive House - Wed, 08/03/2016 - 00:41

After officer shoots suicidal teen, police find an apology note addressed to them
Chicago Tribune
About 1:50 p.m. Sunday, Shine was at a house that he helped his mother clean as part of her housekeeping business. He called 911, saying he ... The individual is active, rather than passive, and aggressive toward police or others. …Theoretically ...

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Johnston mansion on road to restoration - Allentown Morning Call

Google News Passive House - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 22:31

Allentown Morning Call

Johnston mansion on road to restoration
Allentown Morning Call
Dela Torre said the mansion, in Housenick Park off Christian Springs Road, has 88 openings — meaning windows and doors — which would be repaired, painted and covered either with a storm window or the house's shutters. Nothing has been decided on when ...

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World's tallest Passive House coming up in New York - Moneycontrol.com

Google News Passive House - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 21:34

World's tallest Passive House coming up in New York
Moneycontrol.com
Construction work is underway of the world's tallest Passive House building in New York City. When complete, Cornell Tech's super energy-efficient residential building is expected to save a humongous 882 tons of CO2 (the equivalent of planting 5,300 ...

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BINE: Passivhaus-Hallenbad spart Wärme und Strom - ee-news - Die Newsplattform für erneuerbare Energien

Google News Passiv Haus - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 12:40

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BINE: Passivhaus-Hallenbad spart Wärme und Strom
ee-news - Die Newsplattform für erneuerbare Energien
Das Freizeitbad verfügt als Passivhaus über eine besonders hochwertige und dichte Gebäudehülle. Dank der Fenstersysteme kann die Raumluftfeuchte bis auf 64 % ansteigen, ohne dass es zur Kondensatbildung kommt. Die Becken reichen in den ...

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When Your Dinner Guest Orders a $700 Bottle of Wine: An Etiquette Guide - Wall Street Journal

Google News Passive House - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 05:12

Wall Street Journal

When Your Dinner Guest Orders a $700 Bottle of Wine: An Etiquette Guide
Wall Street Journal
The couple, who prefer to remain nameless, had been invited to spend the weekend with friends who own a beach house, and on the last night, as a thank you, they took their hosts to dinner. At the restaurant, the hosts' 20-something son ordered some ...

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'Passive and Unquestioning' City Officials Led to Rivington Sale: Stringer - DNAinfo

Google News Passive House - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 05:08

DNAinfo

'Passive and Unquestioning' City Officials Led to Rivington Sale: Stringer
DNAinfo
MANHATTAN — The city's “passive and unquestioning” approach to dealing with deed restrictions allowed a developer to scrap Rivington House's nursing home status and sell the building for a luxury condo conversion, according to Comptroller Scott ...

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San Diego's first off-grid Passive House has its very own wind turbine - Inhabitat

Google News Passive House - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 02:28

Inhabitat

San Diego's first off-grid Passive House has its very own wind turbine
Inhabitat
San Diego's first certified Passive House, which contains an astounding mixture of sustainable features, gets all its energy from a solar array and a 17-foot wind turbine. San Diego contractor Alliance Green Builder created a system that would take the ...

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Can a house where wood is burned for heat really be called green? - Treehugger

Google News Passive House - Tue, 08/02/2016 - 00:19

Treehugger

Can a house where wood is burned for heat really be called green?
Treehugger
The house is designed for efficiency first. It is almost passive, meaning that it doesn't need much heat at all. So unlike those houses that make the air in Fairbanks Alaska, where they are piling wood into giant boilers and the air quality is worse ...

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Revisiting Chernobyl's devastation through VR - Polygon

Google News Passive House - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 23:05

Polygon

Revisiting Chernobyl's devastation through VR
Polygon
On April 26, 1986, developer Wojciech Pazdur remembers his father returning home with ominous instructions: The family was not to leave the house. They must stay home. That warning, as Pazdur recalls it, came with a terrifying explanation. "Measurement ...

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China's nuclear power ambitions sailing into troubled waters - The Daily Progress

Google News Passive House - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 14:59

The Daily Progress

China's nuclear power ambitions sailing into troubled waters
The Daily Progress
This Feb. 9, 2012 photo shows a China's oil rig operated in the East China Sea. Two state-owned companies, China General Nuclear Power Group and China National Nuclear Corp., have announced plans to develop floating nuclear reactors for use by oil ...

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China's nuclear power ambitions sailing into troubled waters - STLtoday.com

Google News Passive House - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 14:53

STLtoday.com

China's nuclear power ambitions sailing into troubled waters
STLtoday.com
FILE - In this Wednesday, July 13, 2016 file photo, a construction worker walks past an image of the Diaoyu Island used as the logo for a restaurant with the words "Diaoyu Island little house" in Beijing. Two state-owned companies have announced plans ...

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Democratic candidates flock to Milwaukee-area legislative races - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Google News Passive House - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 12:53

Democratic candidates flock to Milwaukee-area legislative races
Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Perhaps hoping to appeal to Democratic voters frustrated by years of Republican dominance, first-time candidates challenging incumbents are explicit in their characterization of them as passive or ineffective. "We as a Democratic Party are failing to ...

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Putin's Infowar on America - Wall Street Journal

Google News Passive House - Mon, 08/01/2016 - 03:25

Wall Street Journal

Putin's Infowar on America
Wall Street Journal
... reach the White House. American voters should know what Mr. Putin knows. The Obama administration has been passive in response to Russia's infowar—even reluctant to admit its existence officially. Washington's best deterrence would be to reply in ...

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