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What is Passive House?

Passive House is a concept, an international building standard and methodology, applicable to buildings of all kinds from office buildings to hospitals, new-build and renovations, that results in a dramatic drop in operational energy use, and more comfortable and healthy occupants – meant to aggressively mitigate our climate crisis while providing high-quality construction and resilient adaptation …

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Get Passive House in 5 Short Videos

“Get” Passive House in 5 Short Videos This video series breaks down our Introduction to Passive House into five short easy-to-digest videos. Passive House goals and methodology change the way architects and builders think and work, and makes the architectural design itself a driver of climate, health, and social solutions. This 5-Part Series dives into …

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Thank You, Varsha!

Thank You Varsha! Varsha has been working as a Communications Intern since mid-May, and has created a lot of the graphics and copy you may have seen in our social media channels or email campaigns.  We are happy (and sad) to announce that Varsha will be leaving this week to work as a Building Systems …

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NAPHN & BEEx Announce the Launch of New Online Education Pathway

NAPHN & BE-Ex Announce the Launch of New Online Passive House Education Pathway The new coordinated online education offerings provide a clear pathway for building professionals and a wide range of industry stakeholders to upskill in support of New York State’s carbon reduction commitments. About NAPHN: The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) is an …

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PH2021 PASSIVE HOUSE TOURS – An In-person Attendee Benefit

PH2021 PASSIVE HOUSE TOURS – An In-person Attendee Benefit As a benefit of in-person conference attendance, the following site tours are being made available – FREE. Be sure to register for the conference in person prior to registering for the tours. The tours are organized in collaboration with New York Passive House. There are limited …

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