New Tool Streamlines Passive House Modeling of Large Residential Buildings

Passive House & Renewables

The Passive House Institute (PHI) is first and foremost a research institution, with a dynamic staff that is constantly working to improve its algorithms and software tools for modeling, planning, and certifying Passive House buildings and components.  PHI’s research translates often into tangible benefits for Passive House practitioners, and a great place to catch up …

Read moreNew Tool Streamlines Passive House Modeling of Large Residential Buildings

Certification: Good Data Drives Great Results

Passive House Institute (PHI) certification is the framework and map that ensures your team stays on the pathway to achieve the desired high-performance results. Certification is encouraged of professionals designing Passive House buildings, of building components critical to Passive House performance, and of the Passive House building construction and commissioning itself. Each certification complements the …

Read moreCertification: Good Data Drives Great Results

ANNOUNCING THE FORMATION A NEW CHAPTER: PASSIVE HOUSE WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA

The national network grows to include a long-time affiliate organization as an integrated chapter.  New York, NY. May 18, 2020 – The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) is proud to announce that a new Chapter has been made in its national network: Passive House Western Pennsylvania (PHWPA).  Headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, PHWPA has been …

Read moreANNOUNCING THE FORMATION A NEW CHAPTER: PASSIVE HOUSE WESTERN PENNSYLVANIA

Embodied Carbon—The New Black

Builders for Climate Action

Passive House’s relentless focus on operational energy in buildings has sometimes relegated upfront carbon emissions from building materials to an understudy role—but that’s changing. Increasingly the best-laid climate plans for the building sector are addressing both operational and embodied emissions. Are you ready for the new black? Attend Passive House 2020: Choose Your Future to …

Read moreEmbodied Carbon—The New Black

You + Program + Conversation = Co-Creation

Co-Creation is the production of insights and meaning in conversation. Your conversations drive your processing power and make information more accessible, actionable, and valuable. At PH2020 you’ll find the strong program you expect from NAPHN with the best information, the most relevant advice, and your peers’ powerful stories demonstrating their journeys. But now, you can …

Read moreYou + Program + Conversation = Co-Creation

Save The Dates

Einstein said that time is relative, but haven’t you found the pandemic really warping things? How long has it been? As #PH2020 moved quickly from the ground in NYC to the cloud everywhere, time slowed, and our perspective on what a conference could or should be changed too. Consequently, rather than trying to stuff 30 sessions into …

Read moreSave The Dates