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2021 Conference Program is Announced

Press Release New York, NY April 15, 2021 –  The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) today announced the program for the Passive House 2021 Conference: Passive House For All. The conference will take place June 10-11 in person, in New York City, and online.  The program is organized around the idea that Passive House …

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PH2020 Session Throwback!

Making PER Work for Large Multifamily Buildings: Tools for Futureproofing Presented by Melissa Furukawa and Elena Reyes Bernal What’s the PER (Primary Energy Renewable) criteria for Passive House buildings? Why is PER so important to futureproofing, our building strategies, today? As Passive House buildings get bigger, denser, and more complex, how can PER be appropriately …

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North American Passive House Network Help Wanted Sign

Looking for a Communications Intern

The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) is looking for a communications intern to assist with social media marketing, internal and external communications, and performance tracking. Candidates must have strong organizational and communication skills, be able to self-manage projects and deadlines, and respond well to critical feedback.

Supporting Students

Supporting Students NAPHN understands that the future of our building industry will be defined by today’s students and their teachers. We also appreciate the profound awareness students today have of our interlocking environmental, health and social crises – and that students are looking for ways to have a meaningful and positive impact. We believe Passive …

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BIPOC, Student & Faculty Conference Discounts

Putting the “all” in Passive House For All

Putting the “all” in Passive House For All As NAPHN plans the upcoming annual conference (www.naphnconference.org), June 10-11, in NYC and online, the theme Passive House For All is a call to action and a challenge. The challenge is that we cannot rely on wishful thinking but must invest in the action we want to …

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Show Me The Money? Get The Building Certified!

Show Me The Money? Get The Building Certified! Passive House supporters envision a building market transformed: low-energy, zero-carbon, affordable, healthy and resilient. We talk to politicians, regulators, developers and regular people.  Bankers are often left out of the discussion, yet bankers have enormous power in shaping the market, perhaps second only to regulation. Bankers can …

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Passive House for All Conference Registration is Open

2021 Conference Registration is Open

North American Passive House Network Announces Registration is Open for the Passive House 2021 Hybrid Conference Early registration and NAPHN membership bring significant discounts to those wishing to attend either online or in-person. New York, NY March 11, 2021 –  The North American Passive House Network announced today that registration is open for the Passive House …

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Ventilation Unit Test Data: A New Report

Ventilation Unit Test Data: A New Report

Ventilation Unit Test Data: A New Report As our climate emergency bears down, the importance of ventilation data and performance only rises. Passive House practitioners have been frustrated by the lack of shared understanding that appears to exist between Passive House generated protocols and data, and American generated protocols and data, and the institutions that …

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Announcing Passive House Pennsylvania

North American Passive House Network Announces the Relaunch of Passive House Western PA as Passive House Pennsylvania Change signifies NAPHN’s growing efforts across the Keystone state. New York, NY February 26, 2021 – The North American Passive House Network announced today that its chapter, formally known as Passive House Western Pennsylvania, will now be known …

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iPHA Launches Energy “Efficiency: The First Renewable Energy” Campaign

International Passive House Association launches “Efficiency: The First Renewable Energy” campaign The International Passive House Association and its partner organizations launch the global “Efficiency: The First Renewable Energy” campaign today. Using the hashtag #EfficiencyFirst, the campaign aims to raise awareness for the vital role energy efficiency in buildings plays in meeting our climate goals. The …

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