Tag Archive: Passive House

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

New Multigenerational Passive House coming to the City of Burnaby, Canada

Currently at building permit stage, our team at Marken Design has developed a new multigenerational Passive House – a modern home for a large family of three generations under one roof. The wood… Continue reading

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

Heat Recovery Ventilation Systems for Passive House Buildings in North America

One of the most important technical devices in a Passive House Building is the heat¬† (energy) recovery ventilation system – the “lung” of every airtight building – bringing in fresh, filtered air 24/7,… Continue reading