Vancouver Passive House / News

The tallest Passive House in the world will soon be built in Vancouver BC
Urban planning

Passive House reaches new heights in Vancouver Canada!

...Passive House Green Home Rating System and making it easier for home builders to meet Passive House Certification requirements, Vancouver is succeeding in reduc...

Energy efficiency

Vancouver tests Passive House efficiency with the Ice Box Challenge

...Passive House uses very little energy to stay warm and comfortable, regardless of the season and regardless of weather conditions. The requirements for Passive ...

BC Energy Step Code - Building Sustainable Homes in Canada
Policy and Regulations

BC Leads the way in energy efficient housing and green job creation though the BC Energy Step Code

...Vancouver's Greenest City Initiative here and Passive House Certification in North America here at EcoHome , North America's online sustainable green building r...

Tiny Houses are going to be legal in Santa Cruz, California!
Policy and Regulations

Tiny Houses are going to be legal in Santa Cruz, California!

...Vancouver laneway house movement where fully autonomous Tiny Homes and coach houses are being built in backyards. A coach house or laneway house is not much...

Carbon Tax USA & Canada - If it brings investment to lower carbon then it's good
Policy and Regulations

Carbon tax in Canada or USA – How More Tax might be a Good Thing

...houses, homes and sustainability. Houses, homes and sustainability I’m concerned with how our homes fit into local to global ecology, and for me, sustainabi...

Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First IREE Certification
Renovation

Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First Retrofit IREE Certification

...Passive House in Vancouver The EC3 Tool - Skanska - Calculating & Comparing Carbon Footprint of Buildings Find more about green home construction in the Eco...

The Top Construction Trends for USA & Canada in 2021!
Climate Change

Our Top Home Building Trends for 2021!

...house for your money. See our LEED and Passive House ready prefab kit houses here. Affordable Modern Prefab Eco Homes Available - The S1600 Single Family Ho...