The 2019 Passive House Canada Conference takes place October 17-18 at the University of Toronto Scarborough. The Call for Proposals is now open!!! Are you working on a new project? Have a new innovation, or significant lessons learned that you would like to share with the Passive House community? Submit a speaker proposal for consideration for… Read more »
Construction sector welcomes B.C. climate plan as good for business
Construction sector welcomes B.C. climate plan as good for business Building companies and organizations: Roadmap to zero carbon by 2050 needed for certainty Click here to view the full Press Release.
Passive House Buildings in Canada – Showcase your projects!
We invite you to participate in our joint publication: Passive House Buildings in Canada – Transforming How We Build Passive House Canada is collaborating with Passive House Buildings/Low Carbon Productions on a book documenting the phenomenal growth in completed and in-progress Passive House buildings across Canada. Passive House Canada will use this book to further build… Read more »
Employment funding available for green projects
The Mitacs Career Connect program is currently offering opportunities for projects that aim to protect the environment, create positive environmental outcomes, or address an environmental or climate change-related challenge. The program provides a 50 per cent employment subsidy to eligible organizations for a six-month green project that offers STEM-career experience for a young graduate. Sustainable… Read more »
Certification renewal via documentation extended to Passive House tradespeople
The Passive House Institute recently formally introduced the renewal option for tradesman certification via trades documentation. The overall procedure—with the initial inspection of trades documentation and the contract design—is based on the project documentation provided by designers. A MicroSoft Word template is available to use for submitting this information. The building does not have to… Read more »
Save the Date for the Passive House Canada conference! November 7-8
Passive House Canada is thrilled to invite you to join us from November 7 – 8, 2018 for the Passive House Canada Conference! The conference call for speakers received over 100 submissions by Passive House Professionals across Canada in and Europe. We look forward to announcing the conference’s preliminary program in the first week of… Read more »
Special offer on Nanaimo Building Enclosures Master Class
Thanks to generous support from our partner, the Regional District of Nanaimo, we’re offering special discounted rates on this winter’s building enclosures master class in Nanaimo. Residents of the regional district who register for 200: Building Enclosures for High-Performance Buildings pay only $100, while course participants from outside the Regional District of Nanaimo pay just… Read more »
Toronto-area PHPP User Group starts up February 13
Mark your calendars and join your colleagues in the Greater Toronto Area for the first Toronto PHPP User Group meeting and social, February 13.
PHI offers conference discount for Passive House Canada members
Planning on attending the 22nd International Passive House Conference in Munich, March 9-10? The Passive House Institute is extending the conference’s early bird rate until January 28th, 2018 for Passive House Canada members. After January 28, groups of eight or more members can receive a 15 per cent discount off the regular conference registration fee. (Discount… Read more »
Join the Passive House Social – Vancouver, January 23
Passive House enthusiasts in the Vancouver region are gathering January 23 to hear Robert Martinez, Mechanical Engineer with Associated Engineering, share his experiences of Passive House in Norway.