Passive House Podcast

Join hosts Matthew Cutler-Welsh and Zack Semke for the Passive House Podcast, featuring interviews with the leaders, practitioners, and change-makers in the global Passive House movement.

Episodes

Matthew interviews Talina Edwards, founder of Talina Edwards Architecture and board member of Australian Passive House Association, about her firm's fusion of building physics and biophilia. (Read more.)

Ep. 28

Matthew interviews Talina Edwards, founder of Talina Edwards Architecture and board member of Australian Passive House Association, about her firm's fusion of building physics and biophilia. (Read more.)

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. (Read more.)

Ep. 27

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. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Prudence Ferreira, cohost of our Global PH Happy Hour and Senior Associate at BR+A Consulting Engineers, about Passive House, machine learning, and industry transformation. (Read more.)

Ep. 26

Matthew interviews Prudence Ferreira, cohost of our Global PH Happy Hour and Senior Associate at BR+A Consulting Engineers, about Passive House, machine learning, and industry transformation. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Sian Taylor, owner of Team Green Architects in Queensland, New Zealand, about her fusion of Passive House with architectural design excellence. (Read more.)

Ep. 25

Matthew interviews Sian Taylor, owner of Team Green Architects in Queensland, New Zealand, about her fusion of Passive House with architectural design excellence. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Anton Dobrevski, founder of Passive House School, about his motivation for launching an online platform for Passive House training. (Read more.)

Ep. 24

Matthew interviews Anton Dobrevski, founder of Passive House School, about his motivation for launching an online platform for Passive House training. (Read more.)

Zack interviews Dennis Wedlick, FAIA, award-winning architect and pioneer of harnessing Passive House design to combat energy poverty in rural New York. (Read more.)

Ep. 23

Zack interviews Dennis Wedlick, FAIA, award-winning architect and pioneer of harnessing Passive House design to combat energy poverty in rural New York. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Brett Seriani, structural engineer, architectural designer, Passive House practitioner founder of Seriani Designs in Australia. (Read more.)

Ep. 22

Matthew interviews Brett Seriani, structural engineer, architectural designer, Passive House practitioner founder of Seriani Designs in Australia. (Read more.)

Zack interviews Lois Arena, North American PH pioneer and director of PH Services at Steven Winter Associates. (Read more.)

Ep. 21

Zack interviews Lois Arena, North American PH pioneer and director of PH Services at Steven Winter Associates. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Daniel Kress, Passive House educator extraordinaire and founder of Smart Plus Academy. (Read more.)

Ep. 20

Matthew interviews Daniel Kress, Passive House educator extraordinaire and founder of Smart Plus Academy. (Read more.)

Zack interviews Sangeetha Sambandam of WRT about her journey to PH and the big affordable housing projects she's got underway. (Read more.)

Ep. 19

Zack interviews Sangeetha Sambandam of WRT about her journey to PH and the big affordable housing projects she's got underway. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Luc Plowman of Detail Green in Australia about Luc's work in aiding and abetting Passive House growth there. (Read more.)

Ep. 18

Matthew interviews Luc Plowman of Detail Green in Australia about Luc's work in aiding and abetting Passive House growth there. (Read more.)

Passive House Podcast intern/producer Sydney Fishman and co-host Zack Semke interview Julie Torres Moskowitz of Fete Nature Architecture. (Read more.)

Ep. 17

Passive House Podcast intern/producer Sydney Fishman and co-host Zack Semke interview Julie Torres Moskowitz of Fete Nature Architecture. (Read more.)

Zack interviews Cillian Collins of Perkins+Will about his recent work on a stunning mass timber cabin and major university student housing project. (Read more.)

Ep. 16

Zack interviews Cillian Collins of Perkins+Will about his recent work on a stunning mass timber cabin and major university student housing project. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Andy Marlow of Passivhaus Design & Construct about design, sustainability and affordability in the pursuit of Passive House in Australia. (Read more.)

Ep. 15

Matthew interviews Andy Marlow of Passivhaus Design & Construct about design, sustainability and affordability in the pursuit of Passive House in Australia. (Read more.)

Zack interviews Tessa Bradley (Smith) of Artisans Group about her pioneering (and precocious) Passive House work in the Pacific Northwest. (Read more.)

Ep. 14

Zack interviews Tessa Bradley (Smith) of Artisans Group about her pioneering (and precocious) Passive House work in the Pacific Northwest. (Read more.)

Mathew interviews Peter Bielski of Ethos Homes about his experience on the bleeding edge of high performance building in New Zealand. (Read more.)

Ep. 13

Mathew interviews Peter Bielski of Ethos Homes about his experience on the bleeding edge of high performance building in New Zealand. (Read more.)

Zack interviews Dr. Diana Ürge-Vorsatz of the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) about her recent research. (Read more.)

Ep. 12

Zack interviews Dr. Diana Ürge-Vorsatz of the International Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) about her recent research. (Read more.)

Mathew interviews Ken Levenson of 475 High Performance Building Supply and North American Passive House Network (NAPHN). (Read more.)

Ep. 11

Mathew interviews Ken Levenson of 475 High Performance Building Supply and North American Passive House Network (NAPHN). (Read more.)

Zack interviews Kimberly Llewellyn of Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US about creating a virtuous circle for PH component development. (Read more.)

Ep. 10

Zack interviews Kimberly Llewellyn of Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US about creating a virtuous circle for PH component development. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Harley Weston of Solaire Properties about mining, helicopters, and Passive House development in Australia. (Read more.)

Ep. 09

Matthew interviews Harley Weston of Solaire Properties about mining, helicopters, and Passive House development in Australia. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Bronwyn Barry of North American Passive House Network about her discovery of Passive House, her stint selling windows, and more. (Read more.)

Ep. 08

Matthew interviews Bronwyn Barry of North American Passive House Network about her discovery of Passive House, her stint selling windows, and more. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Giorgia Tzar of International Passive House Association (iPHA) about the 24th International Passive House Conference (Read more.)

Ep. 07

Matthew interviews Giorgia Tzar of International Passive House Association (iPHA) about the 24th International Passive House Conference (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Simone Schenkel, director and Certified Passive House Designer at Grün Eco Design in Victoria, Australia. (Read more.)

Ep. 06

Matthew interviews Simone Schenkel, director and Certified Passive House Designer at Grün Eco Design in Victoria, Australia. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Andrew Peel, Passive House innovator, educator, certifier, consultant, and owner of Peel Passive House Consulting in Toronto. (Read more.)

Ep. 05

Matthew interviews Andrew Peel, Passive House innovator, educator, certifier, consultant, and owner of Peel Passive House Consulting in Toronto. (Read more.)

Sydney and Zack interview Chris Benedict and Henry Gifford, the force behind some of NYC's most exciting high performance buildings and retrofits. (Read more.)

Ep. 04

Sydney and Zack interview Chris Benedict and Henry Gifford, the force behind some of NYC's most exciting high performance buildings and retrofits. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews Graeme Verhulst, principal of Waymark Architecture and one of the earliest adopters of Passive House design in Canada. (Read more.)

Ep. 03

Matthew interviews Graeme Verhulst, principal of Waymark Architecture and one of the earliest adopters of Passive House design in Canada. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews John Beurle of Australian Passive House Association about his PHI Low Energy Building home made of a straw panel system. (Read more.)

Ep. 02

Matthew interviews John Beurle of Australian Passive House Association about his PHI Low Energy Building home made of a straw panel system. (Read more.)

Matthew interviews James Goodlet of Altereco Design about his mission-driven architectural practice and the role of Passive House design in it. (Read more.)

Ep. 01

Matthew interviews James Goodlet of Altereco Design about his mission-driven architectural practice and the role of Passive House design in it. (Read more.)

Matthew Cutler-Welsh, Zack Semke, and Passive House Accelerator founder Michael Ingui launch the Passive House Podcast and discuss future plans. (Read more.)

Intro

Matthew Cutler-Welsh, Zack Semke, and Passive House Accelerator founder Michael Ingui launch the Passive House Podcast and discuss future plans. (Read more.)

Acknowledgements

Do you have questions or suggestions about interview topics or anything else podcast related? Please email us at podcast@passivehousaccelerator.com.

Thank you to our Founding Sponsors for making the Passive House Podcast and our other programming possible: Baxt Ingui Architects, Mitsubishi Electric Trane HVAC US, RDH Building Science, Sto Corp, and Zola Windows. Thank you, too, to our Stakeholder Partner, NYSERDA.