Nearly zero-energy buildings

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Analysis: Is Europe ready for the smart buildings revolution?

An analysis by the Buildings Performance Institute Europe (BPIE) on the readiness of EU countries to transition to smart buildings concludes that no Member State is fully prepared to take advantage of the benefits that smart...
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Step-by-step retrofits with Passive House Components

This handbook, released by the EuroPHit project is intended to provide knowledge about and awareness of the special challenges of step-by-step retrofits with Passive House components.   Contents include:   Introduction...
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Passive House accelerates

This book, released by the North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) provides an overview of the NAPHN Conference 2016.   Contents include:   Policy   Affordable Passive Housing across the Nation Passive House...
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Passive House Northwest 2016

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...
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Planning for Districts and Urban Environments

Campuses and districts are growing trend in the zero net energy (ZNE) marketplace. This webinar will examine the opportunities offered by large-scale developments including real-world examples from projects in Pittsburgh and Denver....
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Passive House in Different Climates

Passive House in Different Climates. The Path to Net Zero   This book introduces the seven Passive House principles, to help create super-insulated, airtight buildings that require minimal energy use to heat, cool,...
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Passive House Buildings - California’s energy future

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...
News

38th AIVC Conference 2017- Call for abstracts

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:  ...