WHAT IS PASSIVE HOUSE?
Going above and beyond reducing energy needs, insulation requirements, and zero-netting homes, the Passive House standard is an internationally recognized symbol of quality, comfort, and energy efficiency. First developed in Germany, the Passive House standard is making itself internationally known.
With annual conferences and research groups, PH is ahead of the curve and leads the charge for new and improved “developments of construction concepts, building components, planning tools, and quality assurance for especially energy efficient buildings.”
Watch this video for a 90-second explanation of how Passive House.