Passive Design

Passive House Rental Opens in NYC
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Passive House Rental Opens in NYC

Leasing has begun for PERCH Harlem, one of the first rental buildings in Manhattan... More

These Affordable Starter Homes are Earthquake Resilient
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These Affordable Starter Homes are Earthquake Resilient

Passive House-inspired homes from Park Homes give New Zealanders an affordable... More

Lower Energy Bills with these Heating and Cooling Techniques
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Lower Energy Bills with these Heating and Cooling Techniques

These techniques in combination with mechanical heating and cooling can make your... More

5 Prefab-ulous Homes on the Market
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5 Prefab-ulous Homes on the Market

Prefab housing has come a long way from the Sears Homes Catalog of the early 20th... More

More PreFab Passive House Options for North America
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More PreFab Passive House Options for North America

The model of sustainable construction popular in Europe is making its way to the... More

High-Performance Features in a Cottage Facade
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High-Performance Features in a Cottage Facade

This cozy, aesthetically-pleasing home boasts the lowest heating bills modern... More

This 19th Century Passive Building Technique Learns a New Trick
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This 19th Century Passive Building Technique Learns a New Trick

Scientists have adapted the age-old Trombe wall to both heat and cool a home. More

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Packaging Passive for Builders Packaging Passive for Builders

Adam Cohen's goal is to change the way we build More

Passive Solar Vs. Passive House
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Passive Solar Vs. Passive House

Architect Dennis Wedlick, a Vision 2020 chair for Building Design + Performance,... More

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Habitat Townhomes Take a Passive Approach to Affordable Housing Habitat Townhomes Take a Passive Approach to Affordable Housing

Despite its rigorous standards, Passive House design lends itself to Habitat’s volunteer-driven model. More

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