Evgeni Leonov’s striking proposal for revitalizing the U.K’s abandoned industrial areas draws on the energy-efficient shape of the egg to minimize heat losses.
Sam Hagerman, president of the Passive House Alliance, discusses why everybody’s favorite green build standard has yet to really catch on — but soon could.
The Zero E House designed by two Scottish architects uses Passive House construction and onsite renewable energy generation to achieve its net zero profile.
In Portland, Oregon, the nation’s first commercial Passive House Retrofit is taking shape, designed by Scott Edwards Architecture and built by Hammer & Hand.
The Karuna House is a net-zero energy project being built to meet some of the most demanding green building certifications out there, including LEED Platinum.
The Beaton residence in Shrewsbury, Mass., achieved passive house certification in part with 21-inch walls insulated with recycled local newspapers.
A new scoring system for houses has been developed by Earth Advantage Institute and Passive House Institute US to further the adoption of ultra green standards.
Passive House. Energy Star. LEED. Fancy words and certifications for what are all at the end of the day simply known as green buildings. Learn more about them.
Menlo Park, California has gained its first Passive House standards home, which cuts costs by 90 percent via an airtight thermal envelope and other green tech.
Construction has begun on what is being termed an affordable Passive House duplex in Canada, making use of an innovative prefab system.
Sustainable.TO has taken top dog in DesignByMany’s Passive House for New Orleans competition for reimagining the traditional shotgun style super efficient.