3/5/24

Adaptive Solutions: Retrofitting Buildings with Sustainable Systems

Commercial buildings can be adapted for new uses through deep energy retrofits. In addition to giving old buildings new life, they can also make the buildings more energy efficient.

Article, Sponsored, Retrofit

3/4/24

Passive House Weekly March 4th, 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

2/26/24

Passive House Weekly February 26th, 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

2/26/24

Updating for Efficiency While Preserving the Past

The Engine 16 retrofit project aimed to rehabilitate the building while increasing efficiency, without compromising the historic character. The envelope relied on EIFS that incorporated ROCKWOOL Frontrock™.

Sponsored, Retrofit

2/23/24

Off-Grid Strawbale Home Marries Sustainability with Self-Sufficiency

Designed by Talina Edwards of Envirotecture, the Huff'n'Puff Haus uses an assortment of natural materials, including strawbale, to reduce its embodied carbon.

Embodied Carbon, Detached single-family house

2/22/24

Phius REVIVE 2024 Open for Comment

Phius has debuted its new and improved retrofit standard, Phius REVIVE 2024, and is soliciting public comments on the standard until March 15th.

News

2/21/24

The Pointe at Hills Farm: Design Insights & Construction Prep

Kate Doherty (Steven Winter Associates) and Jen Hegarty (CUBE3) join our February Project Showcase to discuss The Pointe at Hills Farm.

Video, Multifamily

2/21/24

4th Biennial Humid Climate Conference to Focus on "Transitions"

The 4th biennial Humid Climate Conference will take place in Austin, Texas, on May 6 & 7 to host some of the leading voices in architecture, construction, and building science.

Event

2/19/24

Passive House Weekly February 19th, 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