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The Un-certified but 'Damn Near' Passive House.

There can often come a point with sustainable building practices where cost effectiveness becomes questionable, and when your money might be best spent elsew...

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B.C.’s First Passive House
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B.C.’s First Passive House Opens Its Doors for Public Viewing on Saturday, April 14, 2012.

The first home in British Columbia to meet international Passive House Standards will also double as affordable housing for Whistler families, proving that b...

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Vancouver Passive House
Passive House

The city of Vancouver is actively promoting Passive House construction

As a part of their Greenest City Action Plan, Vancouver is helping builders get homes certified under the Passive House Standard.

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North Park Passive House Vancouver Island
Passive House

The North Park Passive House on Vancouver Island

The North Park Passive House is a six-unit urban-infill condominium

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Multi-unit Passive House for Heiltsuk First Nation on Campbell Island,
Passive House

Multi-unit Passive House for Heiltsuk First Nation in British Columbia

Modular Passive House construction replaces hospital staff housing that burned down in 2004

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Passive House in Quebec
Passive House

Passive-Aggressive House

Recounting the trials — and joys — of building a Canadian home that meets the "Passivhaus" standard.

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Passive House
Passive House

An owner/builder's account of building a Passive House

Follow owner/builders Sarah Cobb and William Murray as they build a home targeting both Passive House and LEED

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The Spring House Passive House
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Everything you need to know about Passive House

You can have a Passive House certified either by the Passive House Institute (PHI) or PHIUS, the US specific system. Find out the differences.

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Lockeport Beach House
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Lockeport Beach House wins Canadian Green Building award

The Lockeport Beach house in Nova Scotia is the Residential winner of the 2017 Canadian Green Building Awards

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Harold Orr, one of the early innovators of high performance home desig
Passive solar home design

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

Harold Orr introduced us to some of the most essential components of durable and energy efficient homes. Here is a look back at the house he designed that re...

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The concepts of passive solar heating and cooling
Passive solar home design

Passive house and passive solar

The basics on passive heating and cooling

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