Introduction to Passive House, February 28, New Haven, CT

  • 28 February 2019
  • Start time : 05:30 PM
  • End time : 08:30 PM
  • Event Host : AIA
  • Event Location : AIA Connecticut, 370 James Street, Suite 402, New Haven, CT, 06513, United States
Event Description

Passive House is the world’s most rigorous building energy performance standard, requiring a significant reduction in energy consumption while yielding other benefits such as superior comfort, durability, resilience, and health.  It can play a major role in our energy future, contributing to our reduction of greenhouse gas emissions by moving away from fossil fuel combustion.

This program is an introduction to Passive House, covering the core principles of Passive House standards and methodologies.

Learning Objectives:
1.     Identify the 5 principles of the Passive House standard.
2.     Explore each of the principles in detail.
3.     Summarize how they work together to create a long-lasting, safer, healthy, and more comfortable environment.
4.     Demonstrate Passive House contributions to an overall strategy to reduce our carbon footprint.

  • Host Company/Organization Name
    • AIA
  • Event type
    • Training

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