Certification of Buildings – How to Handle Ground Floor for Commercial Purposes?

As we design more and more commercial Passive House buildings we increasingly see split use buildings. If you are a PH certifier this information is crucial to relay to your clients and to also show them they can still achieve certification even without the ground floor. Passive House Institute (PHI) has outlined below (originally posted …

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Certifiers Circle now 8 Strong

The North American Certifier Circle (NACC) is pleased to have a new member,  MIZU Passive House Consulting, operating out of Vancouver.    The NACC is a cooperative association of Passive House Institute accredited building certifiers, certifying to the Passive House Standard.  While any accredited entity can certify anywhere, the 8 members of NACC are actively working …

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