Elk Ridge Passive House Window Selection and Installation Process

This post should offer some insight into the window selection and installation process for a passive house in Montana.

“High performance vs. slim, clean lines. How can I accomplish both?”  That is how our client started their window and door selection process.

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Passive House and All-Electric Homes are Like Chocolate Falling in Your Peanut Butter

This post will make the case for why Passive House practitioners should ditch natural gas, and go all electric.

Natural Gas, or methane, has been promoted both nationally and locally as a ‘Clean Fuel’ and ‘Bridge Fuel’ in various circles during this time of climate crisis.

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Call for Presentations - PHnw Conference


The 2015 Passive House Northwest Conference, Tradeshow and Workshops

Conference Keynote Speakers: Gunter Lang and Steve Hallet
Workshop Plenary Speaker: Lloyd Alter
The sixth annual Passive House Northwest Conference and Tradeshow will be held March 27th, at the Bell Harbor International Conference Center, on Seattle's downtown waterfront. Morning and afternoon half-day workshops will precede the conference on March 26.

Passive House Northwest is seeking  advanced-level presentations and workshops on high-performance building topics. Please submit proposed titles and abstracts as PDF or Word documents (one page maximum) to [email protected] Presenters will receive free registration for both the conference and workshops. The submittal deadline is December 5, 2014.

11th Annual International Passive House Days: November 7-9, 2014

The 11th annual International Passive House Days are November 7 - 9. Check the iPHA's website to locate participating projects near you. The list of participating projects is growing daily.

We will also post information about participating projects here in the Pacific Northwest as we hear about them.

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