Tag Archive: Net Zero Energy Building

Best of Passive House Design Series #Passivehouse #NetZero

BEST OF PASSIVE HOUSE DESIGN PROJECT I: Multifamily Residence, Switzerland by Alexander Maurer Over the next few months we will showcase award winning Passive House architecture from all over the world. The first… Continue reading

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

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

Gearing Up: Net Zero Energy Buildings

Yesterday, the International Living Future Institute announced it’s new Net Zero Energy Building Certification program.  Adding to the ever-growing list of green building certifications, the NZEBC has been developed to “galvanize and recognize widespread… Continue reading