Passive House Week in Preview: Feb 22

February 22, 2021


Read on for a selection of Passive House happenings, deadlines, and developments to put on your radar this week. Do you have Passive House news that we should share in a future edition? Email us at:

1. TUE: Jeevan Thaker, HVAC Systems for Passive House

On Tuesday (Feb 23) Jeevan Thaker, president of HVAC Systems and Solutions, will join the Construction Tech Tuesday crew to talk about design, installation, commissioning, lessons learned, and new implementation of HVAC for Passive House. Learn more.

2. WED: Laszlo Lepp, EnerPHit Project in Innsbruck

On Wednesday (Feb 24) Laszlo Lepp will join us at the Global Passive House Happy Hour to present the step-by-step renovated pre-certified EnerPHit buildings in Innsbruck’s Sinfonia project. Laszlo researches energy efficiency for Passive House Institute and serves as a scientific advisory for Passive House Austria. Learn more.

3. NOW LIVE: Episode 27 of the Passive House Podcast

Matthew interviews Ben Adam-Smith, host of the House Planning Help podcast and creator of The Hub at House Planning Help’s website, a trove of content about sustainable self-builds. The chat ranges from how Ben came to a focus on Passive House, to his observations about Passive House uptake in the UK, to the secrets behind his Passive House communications superpowers. Listen here.

4. SOCIALS: Passive House/Building Science Gatherings

Passive House Accelerator Construction Tech Tuesday
Jeevan Thaker: Ventilation Lessons Learned (Tue, Feb 23)

Global Passive House Happy Hour
Laszlo Lepp: Innbruck EnerPHit Plan (Wed, Feb 24)

Q&A Session with PHI: Research and Monitoring with Jürgen Schnieders (Wed, Feb 24)

ResArch Practice: Decarbonization Now! (Wed, Feb 24)

BS+Beer Show
Case Study: Deep Energy Retrofit (Thu, Feb 25)

#BS (Building Science) Fridays
Rob Hoksen “Building Performance” (Fri, Feb 26)

5. EDUCATION: Upcoming Passive House Trainings

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