Policy | Draft recommendations under consideration

Bill Nowak, a member of the Advisory Panel, and Executive Director of NY-GEO, the New York Geothermal Energy Organization, will give a review of the slides on draft recommendations presented at the public engagement session held by the panel on February 4th.
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AIANY supports the approval of the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP)

The American Institute of Architects New York (AIANY) is writing in support of the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP). PHPP should be an approved energy modeling software package by New York State for demonstrating compliance with the New York State Energy Code.
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Upcoming Events

January 2021

Policy | Draft recommendations under consideration

  • Mon, Mar 1, 2021 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Online | Bill Nowak, Executive Director, NY-GEO


Upcoming Training

February 2021

PH Real Estate | Marketing Passive House

  • Tue, Mar 9, 2021 | 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

  • Online | John Oppermann


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Projects | MAP Architects

Magnusson Architecture and Planning (MAP) proposes Multi-Family Passive House

Addressing the community’s request for a new sustainable development, Railview is designed to meet Passive House and Enterprise Green Communities (2015) Certifications. The design includes building features that are a combination high performance building systems and the tightest building envelope ensuring the required reduction of energy use for Passive House

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Projects | Handel Architects

Handel Architects brings Passive House design to East New York.

Arras is a 100% affordable mixed-use residential project proposed in the East New York section of Brooklyn. It was designed to serve as a model of a socially transformative and environmentally conscious design.

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Membrane | FourSevenFive

ADHERO and VISCONN Flex Their Airtight & Waterproof Might

The Pro Clima self-adhered membrane ADHERO is known for its great versatility: applicable as a commercial WRB, pitched roof underlayment, and as CLT waterproofing.

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Project | Baxti Ingui Architects

Before & After: Less is More

In this 16-1/2 foot wide Carroll Gardens Passive House, the removal of a portion of the rear parlor floor was instrumental in connecting the garden floor kitchen, dining, and den spaces with the front parlor floor living room. Removing the portion of brick between the rear parlor floor windows created a large expanse of glass that allows light to flow through these connected spaces and allow direct sight lines to the outdoors.

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Membrane | Partel

Partel EXOPERM MONO DURO 200

The construction of a new public building demands the highest standards of both safety and durability. As part of the steel frame system structure, Partel EXOPERM ™ MONO DURO 200, an advanced fire-rated membrane, was chosen and installed to address these challenges and also to provide a high level of fire safety that protects the structure from potential damage.

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Insulation | ROCKWOOL

Case Study | High performance CLT enclosures

Paving the way for further growth of tall wood construction in the North American market, Origine is a 13-storey, 92-unit residential tower located on the banks of the Saint-Charles River in the Pointe-aux-Lièvres district of Quebec City

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Project | Paul A. Castrucci Architects

Woodlawn Senior Living

Now in construction, the 80-units of Affordable Independent Residence for Seniors (also known as ‘AIRS’), provides a healthy and safe home environment for its residents. The project, designed by PCA to meet Passive House standards, dramatically reduces both energy consumption and operational costs while providing superior air quality and occupant comfort.

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Project | ZH Architects

Flow Chelsea

This 24 story building is currently the tallest Infill Passive House building in the world. The mixed use project has 55 residential apartments as well as a commercial retail space on the ground floor. The retail space is included in the Passive House envelope.

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Resources

Passive House tool PHPP validated by ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 140-2017

In January 2019, the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) version 9.6 was evaluated in accordance with ANSI/ASHRAE Standard 140, a comparative testing method for building energy programs.

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Passive House A Standard that Empowers the Profession

“Virtually no other standard other than the Passive House Standard delivers low ener- gy buildings that can meet our [80x50] goal” Tom Eisele , NYC Mayor’s Office of Resiliency - Land Use & Buildings

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NYPH Directory

Do you have questions about an upcoming Passive House project? Want to connect to the passive house community? Browse through the NYPH directories to find a Passive House professional, manufacturer or supplier!

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Video Library

These videos include clear explanations of Passive House basics along with brand new topics such as Passive House retrofitting and large scale Passive House projects.

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Publications

From Small to Extra Large – an introductory book on Passive House projects in New York to help inspire developers to create their own successful projects. New York Passive House members also have access to the Forum on the International Passive House Association website to share design and construction experience, for technical discussions on Passive House design and construction.

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Presentations

Whether you’re a building industry professional, policy maker or homeowner, you’ll find the right presentation and informative you can share with clients and colleagues.

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NY PASSIVE HOUSE INC.
55 Broad Street
New York, NY 10004
P: 347-509-NYPH
E: info@nypassivehouse.org
Connect With Us
Stay informed on the Passive House building standard, project developments, upcoming events and courses. Connect with us on social media, sign up for our email newsletters or give us a call.