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The birthplace of Passive House solar home design The Saskatchewan Conservation
Passive solar home design

Saskatchewan: The birthplace of Passive House and passive solar home design

...Conservation House - about a 100 years too late. Now that you know the origins of the global Passive House movement be sure to Read: A review of the Conservat...

Passive home designer Harold Orr, one of the original high performance homes
Passive solar home design

The principal designer of the house that inspired the global Passivhaus movement reflects on the project that started it all.

...Conservation House appropriate for Saskatchewan. The world's first Passive House, the Conservation House Saskatchewan Saskatchewan Con...

Passive House in Quebec
Passive House

The Passive-Aggressive House - Our History of a Passivhaus Build

...house. The first Passive House - Saskatchewan Conservation House Image via the Saskatchewan Research Council But when the oil ...

Passive House certification - PHI or PHIUS? The Spring House Passive House
Passive House

Everything you need to know about Passive House certification

...houses . We at EcoHome salute you Mr Orr, thank you! Where & when did "Passive House" start? The Conservation House in Saskatchewan was built in 1977 , and ...

Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

A Toronto Off-grid home 20 years later; how did it fare?

...house quite a bit in the winter and together with the radiant-floor heating, the house is much cozier than we expected," Mr. Paloheimo says. (The house also has...

Ecohome's Kenogami House 'The Most Resilient Home in North America'
Concept and design

Resilient design features for new home construction

...Saskatchewan Conservation House built in the 1970s that inspired the original German Passivhaus / Passive House trend. Those were his words when asked to reflec...

Net Zero Energy Home ZNE in Edmonton Alberta
Off-grid and Net-Zero Housing

Award winning Net Zero house in Edmonton Alberta Leads the Way

...Saskatchewan River and an LRT station. To adhere to the principles of increased density within the urban core and to provide high quality student accommodation,...