New project economics and cost evaluation tool “ECON-Calc” for high performance buildings released #Passivehouse

by Alexander Maurer “ECON-Calc” is the name of the newly released project economics & cost evaluation tool where high performance buildings, both new construction and retrofits, can be assessed in detail looking at… Continue reading

Rainbow Passive House a success with the public #Passivehouse #Whistler

Next Open House scheduled for April 28 2012 – noon to 7pm by Alexander Maurer Thanks everyone for coming out and visit the Rainbow Passive House last Saturday! If you were not able… Continue reading

Bringing the Low Energy Standard to an Infill Dwelling in Vancouver #Vancouver #PassiveDesign

LOW ENERGY INFILL HOUSE, VANCOUVER, BC Bringing the Low Energy Standard to an Infill Dwelling in Vancouver by Noel McNally  In late 2011 Marken Projects was approached by a client with a desire… Continue reading

A Passive House for Vancouver Island #Passivehouse #Comox

Seeing the forest for the trees – Passive House in a remote setting on Vancouver Island #PassiveHouse #Comox by Ayme Sharma One of the most important first steps in designing a passive house… Continue reading

Cohousing and Passive House a perfect fit #Cohousing #Passivehouse

Cohousing and Passive House a perfect fit #Cohousing #Passivehouse by Alex Maurer The Concept of Cohousing has been around for a while, starting sometime in the 60’s with the development of a Danish… Continue reading