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Wouter Borsboom

Business Consultant, TNO, Netherlands (Non-profit)

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BUILD UP Web Seminar | Energy-efficient retrofitting of residential buildings

UPDATE 06/10/2013The video recordings of this BUILD UP Web Seminar are available here. Building new homes to meet the demanding energy efficiency regulations in Europe is essential, but the benefits will accrue slowly as it will...

Building Product Innovation Challenge: design a product for the affordable housing market

Winning products will excel in criteria outlined in the Cradle to Cradle CertifiedCM Products Program and align with Make It Right's mission "To build safe Cradle to Cradle inspired homes, buildings, and communities for people in need." This means a...

Passive House Platform Netherlands


Passive House Insitute New Zealand

The website contains news, benefits, certification criteria, climate data, etc.

Passive House website in the US: NYPH, PHCA

Website of the building Passive House community in the New York State region and the website of Passive House California. The website of NYPH contains: Events, contact information on architect and other individuals at all skill levels, techniques...

Energy transition of a sector in the Netherlands

Paper describing the innovation implementation program to reach an Energy Neutral built environment. Written by ECN, TNO and FORGOOD. To realize the energy transition in the building sector, three types of obstacles have to be overcome: technology-...

Reward energy saving behaviour with point or miles: Drive


Exploring Background Energy Usage


Calculate your PV system: Innovative Solar Demand Response

According to U.S. Department of Energy, an average home uses about 11,000 kWh annually. The house we chose for our test run, which is in Berkeley, CA, has an annual energy consumption of 7,644 kWh. The peak demand for this house occurred between 6:...

Budget your energy use with BIY - Budget It Yourself