low energy buildings

Passive NYC - A snapshot of low energy building opportunities, barriers, & resources   This briefing released by the Building Energy Exchange (BEEx), draws on resources from New York and abroad and from the opinions of those in the city’s passive house community, to better understand the challenges and possibilities of adopting low energy and passive design building standards.   Contents include:   Executive Summary   Overview  
Post date: 17 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

The abstract submission deadline for the 38th AIVC - 6th TightVent - 4th venticool conference: “Ventilating healthy low-energy buildings” to be held in Nottingham, UK on September 13-14, 2017 has been extended.  
Post date: 15 Feb 2017
Type: News

This book, released by the North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) provides an overview of the NAPHN Conference 2016.   Contents include:   Policy  
Post date: 10 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

This book, released by Passive House Northwest (PHnw), presents 45 Passive House projects located in Idaho, Oregon, and Washington. The document showcases a diverse range of Passive House buildings, from small single-family homes to a growing list of multifamily projects.    Contents include:  
Post date: 10 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

What value is derived to owners and developers from a zero net energy building? This webinar will explore and understand the developer and owner perspectives on investor value of zero and take a close look at income, cost, and risk. Panellists will present and discuss specific projects from a financial and business perspective, including design/construction targets and actual outcomes.   Speakers  
Post date: 9 Feb 2017
Type: Event

This book, released by Passive House California (PHCA), presents 32 Passive House buildings located across California and documents how the Passive House Standard is being utilised to meet the State’s goals of carbon reduction and climate change.   Contents include:  
Post date: 9 Feb 2017
Type: Publication

The purpose of Buildsmart, a EU FP7 project, is to demonstrate and mainstream cost-effective technologies and methods in the design of buildings with very low energy consumption in different European climates. The project also has a strong focus on energy-related behavioural issues, recognising the role end-users play on energy use in buildings. A large scale deployment of the used methods should be possible to practice 2020 in order to facilitate the implementation of the recast of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive (EPBD).  
Post date: 8 Feb 2017
Type: Link

The 38th AIVC conference: “Ventilating healthy low-energy buildings” will be held in Nottingham, UK together with the 6th TightVent and the 4th venticool conferences on September 13-14, 2017.   The event will place its focus on:  
Post date: 31 Jan 2017
Type: News

The following QUALICHeCK events have now been confirmed; they are the final events to be carried out under the QUALICHeCK Project, which ends on 28 February 2017.   Participation is free for all, but prior registration is required.     4th (final) QUALICHeCK Conference | EPBD perspectives for compliant and smart buildings 21 February 2017, Brussels, Belgium  
Post date: 16 Jan 2017
Type: News

The 4th QUALICHeCK Conference, the final one under the QUALICHeCK Project, will take place in Brussels, Belgium, on 21 February 2017 at the BBRI Brussels Meeting Centre, Boulevard Poincaré 79, 1060 Brussels (please note the final location).   The Conference will:  
Post date: 16 Jan 2017
Type: Event