The new Powerhouse standard factors the entire energy consumption and life cycle of buildings from cradle to grave.
A Saanich, BC. home is the first certified with the CHBA's Net Zero Label
Presented by SAB Magazine (Sustainable Architecture and Building) and the CaGBC (Canada Green Building Council), the Canadian Green Building Awards 2013 is o...
Home rating systems can offer an independent and credible third party appraisal of the health, durability and performance of a home.
Recounting the trials — and joys — of building a Canadian home that meets the "Passivhaus" standard.
Roman Szumski is a physician and pathologist and was deeply involved in the process of designing and constructing a healthy home for his family.
You can have a Passive House certified either by the Passive House Institute (PHI) or PHIUS, the US specific system. Find out the differences.
Follow owner/builders Sarah Cobb and William Murray as they build a home targeting both Passive House and LEED
As a part of their Greenest City Action Plan, Vancouver is helping builders get homes certified under the Passive House Standard.
The North Park Passive House is a six-unit urban-infill condominium
Modular Passive House construction replaces hospital staff housing that burned down in 2004