Tag Archive: Net Zero

Mass Timber Technology for Tall and Small – High Performance Construction

Wood is already the premier construction material in North America for single family homes and smaller multifamily plus commercial buildings; Wood Stud construction that is. What is well established in Central and Northern Europe… 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

German Passivhaus Institut Darmstadt gives official nod to Rainbow Passive House in Whistler

Rainbow Passive House first Residential Building in Canada to be certified by PH Institut Darmstadt by Alexander Maurer Designing and building to the Passive House Standard is one thing – successfully certifying a… Continue reading

Best of Passive House Series – Project 2: Municipal Office St. Gerold, Vorarlberg, Austria #Passivehouse #NetZero

Passive House Building Municipal Office St. Gerold, Vorarlberg, Austria by Alexander Maurer The in 2010 completed municipal office building in the village of St. Gerold in Vorarlberg, Austria, came in  2nd  at the… Continue reading

Construction on the 1st Passive House for Surrey finally underway #PassiveHouse #Surrey #Prefab

Site Visit – Day 4 of the Passive House Prefab Assembly in South Surrey by Alexander Maurer After a lengthy and rather draining building permit process (more on that another time), construction on… Continue reading