Great article on Low Hanging Fruit on Energy Efficiency

This is a great article and it begs to question about the application of Artificial Intelligence in Integrated Facility Management Systems. Integrated Facilities Management System (IFMS)   Net Zero Analysis & Design Corp. has partnered with Family Solutions to develop…

Passive House: Journey to Net Zero Energy INDIEGOGO Campaign

All, If you are interested in Passive House and US DOE Net Zero Energy Home this is a chance to get an owners’ perspective in her new book.  She’s crowdfunding so we can do critical R&D and data collection to…

Fortified For Safer Living Standard

This is an addational certification that is underconsideration for FRFfortified-safer-living-standards_IBHS 11 29 2013 download

DOE Challenge Home Free Web Presentation

FREE WEBINAR: Gain Recognition as a DOE Challenge Home Leader Date: Wednesday, May 22Time: 11:30am-12:30pm Eastern Time Join Sam Rashkin with the U.S. Department of Energy for a lively presentation on how to gain recognition as a leading DOE Challenge…

International Passive House Days

For the last 8 years, owners, architects and residents of Passive House buildings across the globe have opened their doors to the public on the second weekend of November for the International Passive House Days. Those wanting to share their…

IPHA News

Press Release 16 May 2012 PassREg: Passive House Regions with Renewable Energies Passive House Institute introduces new EU funded project Go to full press release (also attached as pdf) 16 May 2012/Darmstadt, Germany: Making frontrunners visible – supporting potential frontrunners.…

Certified Passive House Tradesman Training – A First for New York

Certified Passive House Tradesman Training in New York City 21 - 25 May 2012 The world renowned Passive House Academy (PHA) in collaboration with the Association for Energy Affordability (AEA) is delighted to announce details of it’s first Certified Passive…

Existing Buildings Air Sealing and Insulation Protocols for Major Renovations while Adding New Additions

In our current real estate market, more people are adding space to their existing homes, or gut rehabbing existing homes, condominiums, and or buildings.  In our RESENT Rater practice we have an opportunity to review a lot of plan sets…