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by openly gathering nationwide Passive House building experience and
sharing it for the greater benefit of all.
Maintain open and transparent
communication with all, fostering a member-driven and democratically
Promote the Passive House
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science, green building, educational and other organizations with shared
Benefits of APHN
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We encourage all groups active in promoting and educating the public and practitioners about Passive House to join APHN. Help leverage our combined knowledge base for the good of all interested.
Welcome to the North American Passive House Network
An independent information sharing platform - across the country and around the world.
Project Credits from Top to Bottom: Hudson Passive Project by Dennis Wedlick Architects, Tahan Residence by Nabih Tahan, Isabella Experiment Station by Nancy Schulz, James Residence by Quantum Builders, and The Jewel Box by The Artisan Group.
See the NAPHN14 Conference & Expo RecapA slideshow of NAPHN14, covering the full event held in Portland, Maine, is now available for viewing. It was a truly inspiring event. We look forward to more great Passive ...
Posted Nov 7, 2014, 1:35 PM by North American Passive House Network
NAPHN14 Presentations are available
We are happy to make the NAPHN14 conference presentations available for wider use. Please see link to a Dropbox folder here.
Posted Nov 7, 2014, 1:37 PM by North American Passive House Network
NAPHN15 Announced: Vancouver, BC October 1-2
The North American Passive House Network (NAPHN) is pleased to announce that the 2015 NAPHN Conference & Expo (NAPHN15) will take place October 1st and 2nd in Vancouver, Canada. It will ...
Posted Nov 7, 2014, 3:26 AM by North American Passive House Network
International Passive House DaysVisit a Passive House near you Nov 7-9th and step into the future. From Maine to California, and around the world, there will be Passive Houses open to the ...
Posted Nov 5, 2014, 6:43 AM by North American Passive House Network
NAPHN14 Success in Portland, MaineThe first North American Passive House Network 2014 Conference & Expo wrapped up in Portland, Maine, last week and was by all accounts a resounding success. Attendees hailed from across the ...
Posted Oct 2, 2014, 2:42 PM by North American Passive House Network
NAPHN is now a CooperativeOn July 24th, 2014, members of theNorth American Passive House Network (NAPHN)filed papers to formally incorporate as a cooperative corporation after operating informally since 2011. Representativesfrom four ...
Posted Aug 18, 2014, 4:36 PM by North American Passive House Network
Welcome Passive House Western PennsylvaniaThe North American Passive House Network is pleased to welcome yet another regional, independent Passive House affiliate: Passive House Western Pennsylvania (PHWPA.) Their addition increases the NAPHN membership to a ...
Posted Jul 10, 2014, 10:44 AM by Bronwyn Barry
Imagine Passive House.
Conjure an image of home. Of your elementary school. Of your office. They’re familiar. Now imagine your own Passive House. More difficult, right? But what if Passive House can ...
Posted Apr 22, 2014, 5:14 AM by North American Passive House Network
Why Passive House?
Building to the Passive House Standard reduces our buildings’ operational energy demand to an optimized extent through passive measures and components such as insulation, airtightness, heat recovery, solar heat ...
Posted Apr 22, 2014, 5:16 AM by North American Passive House Network