Passive House represents today’s highest energy standard, with the promise of reducing the energy consumption of buildings by up to 85% in New York while providing superior comfort and indoor air quality – all at minimal additional upfront cost.
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NY City Council Int. 2317-2021 Promotes Building Electrification
NYC is now the largest city in the U.S. to propose legislation relating to the electrification of buildings. On May 27, 2021, the NY City Council introduced Int. 2317-2021, which promotes the electrification of new and substantially retrofitted buildings.Read More
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Passive house is an enclosure first “passive” approach
It encompasses all aspects of high energy performance, sustainability, and resiliency that can be applied to all types of buildings, in all types of climates. While the adoption of the Passive House standard across Canada and the United States has not been easy, its uptake is beginning to accelerate.Read More