Owner’s Roundtable #2 eBook is Out!

As part of last summer’s Passive House 2020: Choose Your Future, in a series of owner roundtable discussions, owners shared how they think about Passive House, what’s involved in the process of taking on something like Passive House, and then what choices and decisions they made along the way.  The eBook is a distillation of that …

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Introduction to Passive House Video

Passive House goals and methodology change the way architects and builders think and work, making the architecture itself a driver of climate, health, and social solutions. 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 …

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Meet Gael

Gael Oriol is our new Communications and Administration Associate. He is an architectural designer and has been a parkour practitioner for over 10 years.  Gael is a graduate student at the City College of New York and received his Bachelor of Architecture degree from the New York City College of Technology. He has studied building …

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Owner’s Roundtable #1 eBook is Out!

As part of last summer’s Passive House 2020: Choose Your Future, in a series of owner roundtable discussions, owners shared how they think about Passive House, what’s involved in the process of taking on something like Passive House, and then what choices and decisions they made along the way.  The eBook is a distillation of …

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Help Wanted

NAPHN Education Associate Job Opening

NAPHN Education Associate Position  Job Overview Job Description: The NAPHN Education Associate will be highly organized, an effective communicator and a quick learner with experience in training program administration and/or marketing preferred. Knowledge of green building strategies and familiarity with Passive House standards preferred, but not required. The right candidate should be adept at handling …

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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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