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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#PHFORALL Online Social Hosted by Passive House Accelerator

5:35 PM ET, Thursday, June 10 Join Passive House Accelerator hosts Shaun St-Amour and Sydney Gladu, to connect regarding the topics of the day with session speakers, moderators, and other online attendees. At the end of the PH2021 conference’s first day, take a few minutes to reflect, share and unwind. Register for the conference …

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Is Cost the Barrier to Passive House Performance A look at First Costs for Sixteen Multifamily Buildings

Is Cost the Barrier to Passive House Performance

Is Cost the Barrier to Passive House Performance A new NAPHN report by Bronwyn Barry, NAPHN Board Chair, looks at cost assumptions, barriers, and the reality of cost in achieving Passive House buildings.


Appliance Modeling Guide

Appliance Modeling Guide From the Executive Summary “The Canadian, European and, ENERGY STAR ® standards for household appliances have different metricsdepending on the type of appliance. To compare the Canadian, European, and ENERGY STAR standards,these metrics are converted and compared to the PHPP metrics for the individual appliances found inthe electricity worksheet of PHPP.This study …

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Conference Complete Program

2021 Conference Program is Complete

2021 Conference Program is Complete A rundown of the program follows.  Thursday, June 10 Thursday, June 10, Noon – 1 PM ET PH2021-01 Opening Plenary  Opening Remarks: Bronwyn Barry, NAPHN Board Chair Ken Levenson, NAPHN Executive Director Janet Joseph, NYSERDA Senior Vice President for Strategy and Market Development Passive House: A Global Community of Action …

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Conferencia Passivhaus de las Americas

Conferencia Passivhaus de las Americas NAPHN is proud to be a participating host of the first Pan American Passive House Conference. Organized on the basis of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and featuring speakers from South and North America, including a keynote by Edward Mazria of Architecture 2030, a presentation by NAPHN Executive Director …

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Submit a project video

Submit a Project Video

Submit a Project Video The 2021 Conference is another great opportunity to show-off your Passive House work, no matter where it is, and in no matter what stage of completion – by submitting a video tour of your project! The rules are simple: Keep it to 5 to 15 minutes. Keep it factual. Tell us …

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Efficiency First

Efficiency First Meeting our goals for climate protection The United Nation’s IPCC highlights the substantial action needed to limit global warming. Currently, 35% of global energy consumption comes from the building sector alone. The operational stage is the largest contributor to carbon emissions, with the majority of this stemming from heating and cooling demand. Therefore, …

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