September 14, 2016
Do they result in energy savings, or am I just dragging around the stubborn legacy of my hippie past?
August 11, 2016
The news of the possible purchase of SolarCity by Tesla owner, Elon Musk, initially raised some proverbial eyebrows since Telsa had also announced its plan to offer lithium-ion batteries for home…
June 27, 2016
The Passive House Institute US launches a website to help builders with multifamily designs
June 23, 2016
Development team looks for ways to keep costs down while accelerating construction schedule
January 7, 2015
A carefully designed mechanical system rounds out this house’s heating and cooling load
September 10, 2014
This architect is leading the movement for affordable energy-efficient homes in the United States.
July 28, 2014
Because a Passive House's primary source of heat is the Sun, site conditions, build quality, and installation methods are all key factors to consider
July 9, 2014
By far the weakest link in a Passive House, windows must be installed perfectly
May 14, 2014
Double-stud walls and trusses create the ideal shell for an economical and efficient building
May 13, 2014
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