Category Archive: Fort St. John

Largest Passive House Building in Canada is ready for occupancy; by Marken Consulting

The largest completed Passive House Building in Canada and the northernmost multifamily Passive House Building in the world to date is now complete and ready for occupancy. On November 15th 2019 the official… Continue reading

Passive House Project Updates New York, Valleyview, Fort St. John and Vancouver…

We have been starting into 2019 with new ideas and new projects throughout Canada, the US and Europe; and some are nearing completion, such as the Valleyview Townhall – the first Passive House… Continue reading

Pile foundation and Passive House – Example Fort St. John affordable housing project

  Close to completion, this 6 storey and 50 unit apartment building located in Fort St. John is slated to become one of Canada’s largest certified Passive House Buildings. It is also a first worldwide,… Continue reading

Fort St. John Passive House Performance and Cost Review – Credit: City of Fort St. John

“AGGRESSIVLEY – PASSIVE” was the title chosen by the City of Fort. St John for it’s first certified Passive House – currently the northernmost in North America. Completed in 2014, it is also… Continue reading

PART II: SUSTAINABLE INTERIOR DESIGN – PASSIVE HOUSE – ECO-FRIENDLY BUILDING PRODUCTS AND MATERIALS

BY Marybeth Welty In part one of our sustainable interior design (SID) series we talked in short on sustainable design, sustainable architecture, and sustainable interior design, and the differences between the three.  I… Continue reading