PHI Certified Passive House Designer/ Consultant (CPHD/C) Training Coming up in November!

You don’t want to miss your LAST CHANCE to get into NAPHN’s CPHD/C course in 2020! Wrap up your year on a positive note, putting your best foot forward into the future of building. REGISTER HERE  Nov 16 – 20 9 AM – 5 PM EST  NAPHN’s Certified Passive House Designer/Consultant course is the premier …

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New Resource: Financing High-Performance

The Community Preservation Corporation A new resource from The Community Preservation Corporation, Financing High-Performance: A Guide to Optimizing Energy Performance Across the Multifamily Building Lifecycle, explores the practical benefits of designing, financing, building, and maintaining high-performance new construction, as well as the non-energy benefits that add value to the physical asset and to the lives …

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Meet Madeline

Madeline Warriner is the new NAPHN office manager. She is also a dancer, educator, organizer and creative thinker, and brings to NAPHN a commitment to high-quality and efficiency that any Passive House practitioner will appreciate.  Madeline comes from an arts education background, graduating from Rutgers University with a Masters in Dance Education and a Bachelor …

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NAPHN Office Manager Wanted

NAPHN Office Manager Position  Job Overview:  The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN), an independent national non-profit educational organization, seeks a part-time office manager, with the opportunity to grow into a full-time position, in support of its mission to transform the built environment, using the tools developed by the Passive House Institute, in a critical …

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NAPHN LUNCH TIME SPECIAL: Introduction to Passive House with NAPHN Executive Director Ken Levenson

NAPHN is happy to offer this new accredited program regularly online. In this one-hour course, NAPHN Executive Director, Ken Levenson, dives into the basic principles, history, and the new frontiers of Passive House as it continues to challenge and change industry expectations. Passive House goals and methodology change the way architects and builders think and …

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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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2020 NATIONAL SOLAR TOUR

Date: Sept 28 – Oct 1Time: All DayWhere: OnlineRegister and More Info: Here The 2020 National Solar Tour brought to you by American Solar Energy Society andSolar United Neighbors is now virtual and right around the corner. This event is the largestgrassroots solar, renewable energy and sustainable living event in the nation. A collection ofsolar open houses and local …

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The NAPHN Board of Directors Has Appointed Ken Levenson Executive Director

Bronwyn Barry, the North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) Board of Directors Chair, has announced the appointment of Ken Levenson as Executive Director, effective immediately. “In planning to grow NAPHN’s capacity, reach, and effectiveness, we are delighted to appoint Ken Levenson as our first Executive Director. His record as a professional with a long track …

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