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2014-07-09 08:30:38

Expanded program includes more tech, more Net Zero, more commercial and multifamily case studies, more international content - and a little more time to register CHICAGO, July 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) released the schedule of breakout sessions for the 9(th) Annual North American Passive House Conference today. The two-day main conference sessions will be held September 12-13 in San Francisco. The full schedule is online at:...

2014-06-13 08:25:05

Sessions to focus on Net-Zero, building resiliency, the growing multifamily sector, building science fundamentals and cost-effective climate-specific passive building standards CHICAGO, June 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Passive House Institute US (PHIUS) announced today that William Rose, pioneering building scientist, will deliver the keynote address at the 9(th) Annual North American Passive House Conference in San Francisco, during the opening plenary on Friday, September 12, 2014....

2013-06-02 23:00:07

Germany´s Passivhaus Institut bestowed certification on the Roanoke, Virginia clinic of Drs. Dickey, Singleton, and Lynch, marking a new “first” among Passive House medical facilities: the Passive House dental clinic. Having met the world´s most stringent building energy standard, the clinic is a model of energy efficiency and building performance for the health care industry. Roanoke, Virginia (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Commercial Passive House consultancy Passiv Science...

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