Scott Foster Announced as Keynote Speaker for NAPHN17 Conference & Expo

Scott Foster, Director of the Sustainable Energy Division for the United Nations Economic Commission for Europe and North America, will be the keynote speaker for the Annual NAPHN Conference and Expo, “Passive + Renewables,” taking place this year from Oct. 4 to Oct. 8 in Oakland, Calif. The conference, which focuses on the adoption of Passive House building strategies and brings together experts committed to a …

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LAUNDRY ROOMS ARE COMPLICATED: INTEGRATING VENTED CLOTHES DRYERS IN MULTIFAMILY PASSIVE HOUSE PROJECTS

This post was originally produced by the Passive House Group at Steven Winter Associates (SWA). Read more on the SWA Blog. Common laundry rooms are typically provided in market rate and affordable multifamily buildings. Because there are no ventless clothes dryers available for commercial use in North America (such as condensing or heat pump dryers), Passive …

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International Energy Efficiency Finance Forum Vienna, April 25, 2017

In the leadup to the International Passive House Conference, the Finance Forum will be an interactive event that aims to develop a community of financiers dedicated to making energy efficiency the new normal across the globe. The workshop will provide a forum where investors and contractors can learn from each other in order to foster future cooperation …

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See You In Vienna!

The International Passive House Conference is the year’s premium Passive House event, where over 1000 thought leaders and innovators from around the world will gather.  You’ll find a wide range of networking opportunities! Presentations, workshops and excursions allow you to share your experience with other professionals and to learn more about the latest Passive House developments. …

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HELP SELECT NAPHN17 WORKSHOPS

The two days prior to NAPHN17 this October in Oakland California, will be an opportunity to attend in-depth workshops with Passive House industry leaders on critical aspects of Passive House design, construction and operation.   We’ve had so many great suggestions and submissions for workshops, NAPHN is asking those interested – What workshop would you …

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JOBS at Passive House Canada

Two positions are open at Passive House Canada: PASSIVE HOUSE DESIGNER – Full Time Interest amongst the regulatory, design, and development communities in Passive House buildings is growing rapidly in British Columbia. This is partially in response to clear signals from both the Provincial Government and the City of Vancouver that energy efficiency regulations will …

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PHnw Conference April 6-7

PHnw Conference Olympia, WA Thu-Fri, April 6-7 Early Registration Deadline: Monday, March 20 Don’t miss this opportunity! From case studies, to hands on workshops, there is something for everyone at our 8th annual PHnw conference! Our conference is packed with incredible content, provided by industry leaders. View our newly released PHnw Conference Schedule to find …

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Course: Delivering High Performance Buildings at Market Rate

April 4-7, 2017 Yestermorrow Design/Build School Waitsfield, Vermont Lead by Adam Cohen of Passiv Science For many teams, it is an almost impossible challenge to simultaneously deliver high performance, cost efficient buildings while maintaining high customer satisfaction and profitability. It is not uncommon for high performance commercial buildings to cost 10% – 20% more to build than …

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NAPHN17 Oct 4-7, Oakland CA

What’s Next? Passive House + Renewables Save the date on your calendar – the next North American Passive House Network Conference hosted by Passive House California will be held in Oakland, California! The goal of NAPHN17 “Passive + Renewables” is to promote and accelerate the adoption of Passive House building strategies in North America, and …

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