Using Passive House principles, these homeowners were able to build a house that was beautiful, energy efficient, quiet, and comfortable. Check out the tour!
By Rise – 08/24/2020
22 Passive House homes will be built in the North Wales county of Denbighshire. They are the first new council homes to be built in 30 years.
By Passive House Accelerator – 10/27/2020
When it came to renovating a 1980's ranch house, this homeowner wanted a design that could reach beyond net-zero so he chose Passive House criteria as his guide
By Rise – 02/28/2020
These owners envisioned an affordable, efficient, and healthy home for their family. This Passive House with a permaculture garden checks all the boxes!
By Rise – 12/04/2020
AIANY's ResArch Practice Series to Feature PH Practitioners on Jan 26, with Moderator Zack Semke (Register)
Aiming for Near-Zero Carbon Homes
By AIA NY Custom Residential Architects Network – 12/22/2020
Affordable Senior Housing + Passive House = Success! A great project by Think! Architecture and Design & great reporting by The Architects Newspaper.
By Passive House Accelerator – 05/31/2019
Paul A. Castrucci Architects presents a comparison of two similarly profiled multifamily senior affordable housing projects built to the Passive House Standard.
By New York Passive House – 02/11/2021
Presentation by Magnusson Architecture and Planing | June 18 | Following Publicly Subsidized Housing to a Low Energy, Low Carbon Future
By New York Passive House – 06/16/2020
Award-Winning Owl Woods Project Blends Biophilic Design With Passive House Standards to Make a Beautifully Unique Home
Talina Edwards' Gorgeous Owl Woods Passive House Project Is Just One of 20 Passive House Projects in Australia
By Passive House Accelerator – 02/19/2020
Passive House Canada launches course bundle with 50% discount for limited time.
By Passive House Canada – 03/30/2020
The principals of CO Adaptive, Ruth Mandl and Bobby Johnson, managed to preserve the original character of their Brooklyn home during the upgrade.
By Passive House Accelerator – 03/12/2020
Columbia County Habitat for Humanity built a pair of townhomes to develop a cost-justified Passive House prototype design for future projects.
By Jordan Dentz – 03/26/2019
Review potential problems and solutions faced by non conventional passive house construction details.
By New York Passive House – 11/16/2020
How To Keep Your Indoor Air Quality Healthy When You Are Staying at Home?
By Andrew Michler – 04/02/2020
A summary of potential efficiency gains for a mixed-use building, incorporating some best-practices and careful considerations while designing balconies.
By Bhakti Dave – 09/01/2020
Establishing Moisture Control in Multifamily Buildings
By Steven Winter Associates – 04/12/2019
Commissioning an HRV system is the important step in assuring optimal system performance and occupant satisfacation
By Small Planet Supply – 10/21/2019
Colorado First Passive House Break Ground
By Andrew Michler – 10/15/2019
Generate's Model-C uses cross-laminated timber to reduce embodied carbon and Passive House methodology to boost operational efficiency.
By Passive House Accelerator – 02/17/2020
After spending his career in Passive House design, Tim Eian is building his very own Passive House with an aim to bend the ear of local government.
By 475 High Performance Building Supply – 09/05/2019
International research on the global uptake of the Passive House Standard.
By Kate Nason – 02/18/2020
Roxboro, a 13-acre master-planned community in Hamilton, ON, will include 800 new and mixed-income units, 103 of which will located in a 10-story Passive House.
By Passive House Accelerator – 09/11/2020
This Texas Passive House serves as a proof of concept - it weathered the Texas winter storm of 2021 with barely a scratch.
By Rise – 03/24/2021
How to Implement an Efficient Lighting Strategy in a Multifamily Passive House
By Steven Winter Associates – 04/05/2019
On of a series of articles exploring the role architects, policymakers and the wider construction industry play in reducing the carbon footprint of our cities.
By Kate Nason – 06/09/2019
This Brooklyn Heights Greek Revival townhouse built in 1846 is currently undergoing a full renovation and restoration.
By New York Passive House – 10/30/2020
Graham shares ideas about Passive House communication and the role of Passive House in a new California architecture.
By Zachary Semke – 05/19/2020
Get a guided tour by the experts from the comfort of your Zoom screen.
By Passive House Accelerator – 07/28/2020
All 3 Passive Houses used less energy than similarly sized homes built to the NYSECC. However, energy consumption was 24%-82% higher than predicted PHPP models.
By Jordan Dentz – 03/01/2019
The material is not only energy-efficient; it also sequesters carbon.
By Passive House Accelerator – 03/30/2020
This Passive House and net-zero BC home is a wonderful example of how a super-efficient house can be cost-effective and beautiful, too!
By Rise – 04/27/2020
Air tightness testing showed that the homes beat the 0.6 ACH50 Passivhaus airtightness standard.
By Passive House Accelerator – 06/18/2020
A new, 9-story Passive House multifamily residence is going into Vancouver, Canada’s, Khupkhahpay'ay (Squamish for cedar tree) neighborhood.
By Sydney Gladu – 11/24/2020
Multifamily Passive House Ventilation Design Part 1: Unitized or Centralized HRV/ERV?
By Steven Winter Associates – 03/07/2019
Multifamily Passive House Ventilation Design Part 2: HRV or ERV?
By Steven Winter Associates – 03/13/2019
Spread the News! PHMN (an NAPHN Chapter) are excited to offer the Certified Passive House Tradesperson Training in Minneapolis on Nov 12-16.
By North American Passive House Network – 10/03/2019
Beverly Craig, Julie Klump, and Nate Thomas share the reasons behind the surge and the in-the-ground experience from two affordable housing projects.
By Zachary Semke – 03/03/2020
The 2,000-square-foot Barnegat house, known as "Nova," will be completed in May.
By Passive House Accelerator – 02/20/2020
There's a growing interest in Passive House in NYC. Brick Underground sees why.
By Passive House Accelerator – 01/28/2020
Designed by CSO arquitectura, the net positive building combines sustainability and natural features to improve residents' quality of life.
By Passive House Accelerator – 05/04/2020
Passive House architects "embrace the future without destroying the past."
By Passive House Accelerator – 09/27/2019
Ohio senior living Passive House project wins top prize in Affordable Housing Finance’s annual Readers’ Choice Awards
Fairwood Commons earned PHIUS+, LEED for Homes Platinum, and DOE Zero Energy Ready Home certification.
By Passive House Accelerator – 09/19/2019
Partel's VARA FLUID, a smart liquid applied membrane, played a key role in moisture management within the building envelope.
By Hugh Whiriskey – 01/08/2021
Far Rockaway's Beach Green Dunes II will provide affordable and green housing to 128 families.
By Passive House Accelerator – 02/20/2020
The Fishtown owners are working toward making the renovated home carbon-free and zero-energy.
By Passive House Accelerator – 03/17/2020
Sherri Koones highlights the growing number of Passive Houses
By Passive House Accelerator – 06/07/2019
A primer on Passive House design and construction, its benefits and flexibility.
By Sheri Koones – 09/27/2019
Passive House: An Alternative Compliance Path to Toronto Green Standard Tier 3
By Steven Winter Associates – 03/06/2020
Diving into a detail of continuing an air barrier around an historic plaster crown and existing floorplates.
By Baxt Ingui Architects – 09/10/2019
Passive House has the potential to improve the services and results of an architectural practice while allowing the nature of the business to remain the same.
By Jordan Dentz – 04/09/2019
Tim will be sharing his experience completing Passive House Certified multifamily buildings in Pennsylvania.
By Andrew Michler – 10/01/2019
The 9-story, 84-unit Passive House building will be built using cross-laminated timber.
By Passive House Accelerator – 06/03/2020
Cunningham House, Glasgow’s first Passive House affordable housing project, formally opened on August 30th with 19 units for older adults.
By Passive House Accelerator – 09/04/2019
The International Property Awards named Seaton Beach, a seafront development in the town of Seaton, as the Best Sustainable Residential Development in the UK.
By Passive House Accelerator – 01/17/2020
“Downsize: Living large in a small house,” by Sheri Koones ($34.95, The Taunton Press), profiles more than 30 homes, all under 2,000 square feet.
By Passive House Accelerator – 10/30/2019
Projects include the retrofit of a Brooklyn townhouse, the 752,000-sq Sendero Verde in East Harlem, and 201 Hamden in Boston.
By Passive House Accelerator – 04/02/2020
With this week's Passive House conference, hosted by NAPHN, all eyes are on New York City. Read all about NYC's relationship with Passive House here.
By International Passive House Association – 06/26/2019
Wayne Turett's Greenport Passive House Combines the Rustic and the Energy Efficient
By Passive House Accelerator – 02/07/2020
Why wouldn't you want to have a comfortable house? Why wouldn't you want to have a quiet house? Why wouldn't you want to have a low, or no, electricity bill?
By Passive House Accelerator – 03/20/2020
Enjoy a guided tour of a Passive House retrofit of an historic Brooklyn Brownstone from the comfort of your screen.
By Zachary Semke – 08/21/2020
Being green, being sustainable, being carbon-neutral, should just be what it means to be a good architect.
By Passive House Accelerator – 02/09/2021
Bryn Davidson discusses Passive House assemblies and how he situates performance, embodied carbon, and urban design in relationship to climate change & action.
By Zachary Semke – 07/16/2020
The mid-year International Passive House Open Days, organised by iPHA and its affiliates, will take place this year from 28–30 June 2019.
By International Passive House Association – 06/03/2019