Introduction to Passive House

AIA Connecticut 370 James Street Suite 402, New Haven

An AIA Connecticut continuing education program in collaboration with Connecticut Passive House. 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 […]

Introduction to Passive House

Mohegan Sun Earth Expo + Convention Center 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd, Uncasville

Passive House incorporates building science based strategies to minimize the use of energy while maximizing comfort and quality of life. It is the most rigorous building energy performance standard, this discussion will identify and explore the five principle standards explaining how they work together to create durable, healthy and efficient buildings. Presented by CTPH Board […]

Carbon Drawdown NOW! – 2 HSW CEUs

Mohegan Sun Earth Expo + Convention Center 1 Mohegan Sun Blvd, Uncasville

Confronted by the environmental changes of the Global Warming crisis, the window of opportunity for reducing the impact of embodied CO2 equivalents is closing fast. It is now estimated that in order to make a measurable environmental impact, we need to make big changes to the way we approach buildings within the next 12 years. […]

Net Zero Schools Summit: Innovation Toward Carbon Neutral Construction

Yale School of Architecture, 180 York St, New Haven

AIA Connecticut, in collaboration with the CT Green Building Council and the National Ready Mixed Concrete Association (NRMCA), is hosting the first Net Zero Schools Summit at the Yale School of Architecture. A group of thought leaders and experts from across the country will discuss the issues of sustainability, carbon sequestration in construction, and construction […]

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Passive House Three-Part Series: Creating an Efficient Building Envelope (Walls and Roofs)

Join us for a three-part series focusing on the primary design components of a highly energy-efficient building envelope. These webinars will go in depth on three important aspects of Passive house principles of a high-performance building. This is an excellent opportunity to acquire Passive building principles which can be applied to all building typologies – […]

The Sustainable Architecture Award

This award honors the climate change initiatives of AIA Connecticut and Connecticut Passive House to secure a more sustainable and environmentally thriving future. Award information is available here. Registration Deadline: June 12, 2020 Submission Deadline: June 26, 2020 Jury Day: July 16, 2020

AIACT Creating and Efficient Building Envelope: Insulation and Sealing

This is the final webinar of the three-part series focusing on the primary design components of a highly energy-efficient building envelope. These webinars will go in depth on three important aspects of Passive house principles of a high-performance building. This is an excellent opportunity to acquire Passive building principles which can be applied to all building […]

The Sustainable Architecture Award – Submission Deadline

This award honors the climate change initiatives of AIA Connecticut and Connecticut Passive House to secure a more sustainable and environmentally thriving future. Award information is available here. Registration Deadline: June 12, 2020 Submission Deadline: June 26, 2020 Jury Day: July 16, 2020

PHPP-IP | COURSE I – Verification & Assemblies (4 LU):

PHPP-IP Course I | An Introduction to the Passive House Planning Package (IP) (PHPP-IP).Discounts:We offer a $50 discount for NYPH members.Join NYPH Today >Continued Education Credits:Passive House Institute (PHI): 4 Learing Unites (LU)Course Description:The Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) is a powerful tool for anyone looking to design, build or certify a Passive House project. […]

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The BS* + Beer Show (*building science)

Greenbuilding Advisor and Fine Homebuilding

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EnergizeCT Passive House Initiative | Building Science Workshop 4: QA/QC Techniques for Ensuring Success

Register Description: Building on previous sessions, this module will focus on the quality control and quality assurance techniques for high-performance construction. The need for oversight on the construction of Passive House buildings is essential to meeting the project’s energy targets. This session will address a variety of topics related to energy efficiency including construction quality, […]

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PHIUS Mechanical Summit

PHIUS sponsored event. Info here. The passive building community has established best practices when it comes to the envelope. Mechanical systems? Not so much. Low-load buildings present special challenges to practitioners and equipment manufacturers. The Summit will bring them together to advance the conversation about solutions. See Full Roster of Presenters Each day of the […]

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Passive House 101: An Introduction to Passive Buildings – Spring 2021 Edition

This session will review the Passive House building standard and certifications, highlight design and construction principles, showcase examples and case studies of built projects, and explain the available incentives from Mass Save for projects and training. All experience levels welcome for this introductory course covering various building types including mid to high rise multifamily, low […]

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Product Showcase | Designing a fire-resistant wall system

Designing a fire-resistant wall system using Partel IZOPERM PLUS FRPresenter: Hugh Whiriskey, Technical Director & Founder at PartelProgram Overview:Buildings need to be designed to offer an acceptable level of fire safety and minimize the risks from heat and smoke. A greater focus on the building fabric and certified tested materials is paramount for both the […]

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The BS* + Beer Show (*building science)

Greenbuilding Advisor and Fine Homebuilding

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The BS* + Beer Show (*building science)

Greenbuilding Advisor and Fine Homebuilding

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