7/8/24

Passive House Weekly July 8th, 2024

Please read on for a selection of Passive House happenings, articles, interviews, and developments.

Please read on for a selection of Passive House happenings, articles, interviews, and developments.

News

7/4/24

How New Federal Policy Raises the Bar for Energy-Efficient Housing

And why there has never been a more opportune time to build high-performance new homes in the United States.

"Between the HUD-USDA standard and a potential FHFA decision soon," Erin Sherman of RMI writes, "Updated energy standards are poised to make a big impact on higher density housing."

Policy

7/1/24

Passive House Weekly July 1st, 2024

Please read on for a selection of Passive House happenings, articles, interviews, and developments.

Please read on for a selection of Passive House happenings, articles, interviews, and developments.

News

6/28/24

Fraser Millar to Break Ground on Second Passive House Development in Northern Ireland

Fraser Millar reports that construction will soon begin on Beaufort Green, Northern Ireland’s second large-scale residential Passive House development.

Article, News

6/28/24

Embodied Carbon and Real-World Energy Consumption in a Passive House

Evelyne Bouchard, Founder of Tandem Architecture Écologique in Quebec, uses data from her own home to better understand the relationship between embodied carbon and operational carbon in a Passive House.

Article, Detached single-family house

6/26/24

Technical Details of Carriage House Retrofit

Join NYC's resident airtightness and insulation specialist, Kevin Brennan, as he reveals the construction details behind a stunning Passive House retrofit of a historic carriage house in Brooklyn.

Video, Envelope and Structure, Retrofit

6/25/24

Sto Breaks Ground on Manufacturing Facility in Mexico

Sto Corp broke ground on a new facility in Muncipio de Dalina, Victoria, Neuvo Leon. It is expected to be competed in June 2025.

Article, News, Sponsored

6/24/24

In Memoriam, Monte Paulsen

We're saddened to report that Monte Paulsen has passed away.

Article

6/21/24

It’s Been Five Years!

This month marks the fifth year of Passive House Accelerator!

News