passivhaus

Links for June 22nd through June 28th

by Mel Starrs on June 29, 2012

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These are my links for June 22nd through June 28th: Labels for building products gain traction – Journal of Commerce – Canada: "Instead of nutrients, the label on the building product will list what’s in it, and how much embodied carbon that represents. The label will also provide a “global warming number” that gives the […]

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Links for June 8th through June 13th

by Mel Starrs on June 16, 2012

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These are my links for June 8th through June 13th: brute force collaborative » Oh snap! You just got ‘Brute Forced’! – Some good Passivaus basics (for heating dominated climate) RICS Sustainability Blog : RICS speaks at the HQE international green building rating launch – New(ish) competitor to BREEAM International and LEED on the block: […]

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Links for March 23rd through March 27th

by Mel Starrs on March 30, 2012

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These are my links for March 23rd through March 27th: Low Carbon Heat Plans Revealed – Department of Energy and Climate Change – "DECC is launching a consultation today proposing an interim measure to keep the RHI within the budgetary limits set by the Comprehensive Spending Review. This includes the possibility of giving industry one […]

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Links for May 26th through May 31st

by Mel Starrs on June 2, 2011

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These are my links for May 26th through May 31st: Reducing our carbon footprint requires kicking our carbon diet – Interesting piece on the complexity of carbon accounting and incentives: “In the policy debate about the carbon price (or tax), the focus has been on the fact we have to do something about climate change […]

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Links for April 15th through April 20th

by Mel Starrs on April 21, 2011

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These are my links for April 15th through April 20th: PassivHaus: – 5 of 22 regions of UK passivhaus climate data (Region 2-6) is now available for download. Thames Valley, SE England, S England, SW England and Severn. Foster & Partners Finish Gorgeous Green Building In Morocco | Green Prophet – “The building is cooled […]

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Links for April 7th through April 13th

by Mel Starrs on April 14, 2011

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These are my links for April 7th through April 13th: Olympic Games transport could spark EU pollution fines – 12 Apr 2011 – News from BusinessGreen – "It concluded that the ODA and London Organising Committee (LOCOG) are on track to reduce carbon emissions by 50 per cent as planned, but they will only deliver […]

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Links for March 24th through March 29th

by Mel Starrs on March 30, 2011

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These are my links for March 24th through March 29th: Import and export meters and the feed-in tariff | YouGen Blog | YouGen, Renewable Energy Made Easy – "Getting an official export meter with an MPAN number costs about £70 a year. This means it isn't cost effective for most domestic installations, as the exported […]

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Links for March 16th through March 21st

by Mel Starrs on March 23, 2011

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These are my links for March 16th through March 21st: The ins and outs of green leases – “Before the drinks began to flow, a lively Q&A followed, the highlight of which was a debate over the use and value of BREEAM. Robert Rotbart of Derwent London questioned how its emphasis currently is on the […]

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Links for February 9th through February 14th

by Mel Starrs on February 16, 2011

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These are my links for February 9th through February 14th: Passivhaus vs the UK approach – a non technical comparison of the different principles « WARM: low energy building practice – “However, again the difference in principles with Passivhaus is interesting. PHPP, the Passivhaus model, is based on external measurements of the building… This has […]

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Links for December 8th through December 12th

by Mel Starrs on December 15, 2010

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These are my links for December 8th through December 12th: Announcements > Green Building Certification Institute Launches LEED Fellow Program – Another interesting move: “In order to be eligible for the LEED Fellow designation, an individual must be nominated by a qualifying peer. A nomination period is open now until Jan. 7, 2011. Nominees must […]

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