Tag Archive: Green Home Design Vancouver

Vancouver’s First Multifamily Passive Building receives Passive House Certification

Designed by Marken Design + Consulting, Vancouver’s first multifamily building to meet the International Passive House Standard has received the final nod from the International Passive House Institute making it one of the… Continue reading

Fort St. John Passive House showing off for the International Passive House Days 2015

  For more images and info on this project, please visit http://www.markenprojects.com/en/fort-st-john-passive-house.html.

Energy Efficient Renovation Made Affordable – Using Passive Approach as integrated Design Tool

“We are thinking of renovating our home, add half a story, make it more energy efficient and healthy to live in; also low maintenance, environmentally friendly construction and budget is important. Can you… Continue reading

International Passive House Days arriving in Vancouver and Surrey on Nov 8 and 9

  From 7 – 9 November 2014, Passive House owners and residents around the globe will open their Passive House homes and offices to share their experiences and show what Passive House is… Continue reading

Vancouver’s Most Energy Efficient Infill Home Starts Construction – A Passive Design Story

Planned along Passive Design Principles to achieve affordable High Performance With the recent changes to the Vancouver building bylaw mandating new single & two family home construction to achieve a more stringent energy… Continue reading