Intro to PassivHaus, USGBC Massachusetts Chapter, 10/19, 8:30-10 am, Boston

  • 19 October 2017
  • Start time : 08:30 AM
  • End time : 10:00 AM
  • Event Host : USGBC Massachusetts Chapter
  • Event Location : "Edison" Conference Room, 50 Milk Street, 16th Floor, Boston, MA, 02109, United States
Intro to PassivHaus, USGBC Massachusetts Chapter, 10/19, 8:30-10 am, Boston
Event Description

This well known standard has made its way to the Americas and now is growing roots in Massachusetts. Passive House comprises a set of design principles used to obtain a quantifiable and rigorous level of energy efficiency and building comfort.

In this session, participants will learn the history of Passive House as a building concept and the differences between the national and international standards as well as how they relate to LEED and other building standards. A great opportunity to learn the basics of Passive House and get your questions answered.

This session will be led by Paul Eldrenkamp, owner of Byggmeister, Inc. and principal of The DEAP Energy Group. Paul is a certified Passive House consultant and board member of Passive House Massachusetts

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • USGBC Massachusetts Chapter
  • Agenda
    • Learning Objectives:
      1.) Learn the basics of Passive House principles
      2.) Introduce yourself to Passive House Massachusetts and how you can learn more in upcoming sessions
      3.) Find out how Passive House is being integrated into code in different areas nationally and internationally
      4.) Network with other Passive House practioners and those interested in the practice
  • Speakers / Presenters
    • Paul Eldrenkamp
  • Cost
    • $20- $35
  • Event type
    • Conference

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