Passive House standard

The Passive House Database is a common project of the Passive House Institute, the Passivhaus Dienstleistung GmbH, the IG Passivhaus Deutschland and the iPHA (International Passive House Association) and Affiliates. You can find a worldwide overview of realized Passive Houses, or, if you have built a Passive House yourself or if you know a Passive House, you can send information for register.
Post date: 27 Jul 2018
Type: Link

This guide, released by the Passivhaus Institute, is intended to supplement a technical document “Criteria for the Passivhaus EnerPHit and PHI Low Energy Standards”. The new guidance addresses the importance of certification, what the compliance process entails, and the benefits it brings to successful low energy building projects.  
Post date: 29 Aug 2017
Type: Publication

The performance of Passivhaus in new construction: Post occupancy evaluation of certified Passivhaus dwellings in the UK: Early Results    This paper published by the Passivhaus Trust, the UK Passive House Organisation, analyses the performance of a number of certified Passivhaus dwellings in the UK. The research is focused on certified new-build Passivhaus homes, both single dwellings and multi residential.  
Post date: 29 Aug 2017
Type: Publication

  This course, which will be realised from 6 to 14 November 2017 in Darmstadt, Germany, is aimed at all building professionals, including architects, engineers, contractors and builders, who are interested in training in the field of energy-efficient & cost-optimal buildings designing. During the course, they will learn from experts at the Passive House Institute, everything from how to define the thermal envelope to how to overcome frequent planning and construction challenges. The course consists of a 3-day e-learning module and 7 days of in-class training.  
Post date: 27 Jul 2017
Type: Event

In view of the international climate objectives, providing both affordable and energy efficient living space has become a challenging task for cities and communities. Solutions for solving this dilemma will be discussed at the 22nd International Passive House Conference which will take place on 9 and 10 March 2018 in Munich, Germany.
Post date: 12 Jul 2017
Type: News

In view of the international climate objectives, providing both affordable and energy efficient living space has become a challenging task for cities and communities. Solutions for solving this dilemma will be discussed at the 22nd International Passive House Conference which will take place on 9 and 10 March 2018 in Munich, Germany.  
Post date: 12 Jul 2017
Type: Event

The school was built in 2012/13 as a public private partnership. The main energy related targets were to achieve passive house standard, to use prefabricated timber facades and renewable energy sources. The building should reach high indoor environment quality and fulfil the measures set in the Norwegian “Cities of the Future” - a collaboration between the government and the 13 largest cities in Norway to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and make the cities better places to live.   General information
Post date: 29 Jun 2017
Type: Case

From 16 to 18 June 2017, at the Mid-year International Passive House Open Days, organised by the International Passive House Association (iPHA) and its international Affiliates, Passive House homes, offices and construction sites will be open to the public in order to raise people's awareness about the fact that a Passive House is much more tha
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: News

From 16 to 18 June 2017, at the mid-year International Passive House Open Days, organised by the International Passive House Association (iPHA) and its international Affiliates, Passive House homes, offices and construction sites will be open to the public in order to raise people's awareness about the fact that a Passive House is much more tha
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: News

From 16 – 18 June 2017, the mid-year International Passive House Open Days, put on by the International Passive House Association (iPHA) and its international Affiliates, will take place for the 2nd year in a row.
Post date: 8 Jun 2017
Type: Event