Media

Passive House Goes Prefab in Canada: BC Wood, May 24, 2011:
http://www.bcwood.com/2011/05/passive-house-goes-prefab-in-canada/

BC’s First Passive House: Ecohome: April 12, 2012
http://www.ecohome.net/news/latest/bc-s-first-passive-house-opens-doors-public-viewing-saturday-april-14-2012

Builder’s of Whistler’s Passivhaus seek to expand operation: Pique Newsmagazine: July 5, 2012
http://www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/builders-of-whistlers-passivhaus-seek-to-expand-operation/Content?oid=2308697

Rainbow Prefab Duplex is the First Certified PassivHaus in British Columbia: inhabitat: January 31, 2013
http://inhabitat.com/rainbow-prefab-duplex-is-the-first-certified-passivhaus-in-british-columbia/

Rainbow House’s Passive Cert a First for Canada: Earth Techling: February 4, 2013:
http://earthtechling.com/2013/02/rainbow-houses-passive-cert-a-first-for-canada/

Passive House construction skills a unique Olympic Legacy: Pique News Magazine: February 28, 2013:
http://www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/passive-house-construction-skills-a-unique-olympic-legacy/Content?oid=2452499

Rainbow Passive House Duplex: Honest Buildings: February 2013:
https://www.honestbuildings.com/project/#!/view/61633/rainbow-passive-house-duplex

The Rainbow Duplex: The Greenest Home: Superinsulated and Passive House Design by Julie Torres Moskovitz: March 2013
https://www.papress.com/html/book.details.page.tpl?isbn=9781616891244

New Pemberton Plant Promotes Energy-Efficient Technology: Pique Newsmagazine: August 1, 2013
http://www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/new-pemberton-plant-promotes-energy-efficient-technology/Content?oid=2467077

Rainbow House – Whistler duplex combines affordability with high-performance: SABMag : Fall 2013
http://www.sabmagazine.com/blog/2013/09/18/ecohouse-4-rainbow-house-whistler-duplex-combines-affordability-with-high-performance/

Passive House: Naturally: Wood
http://www.naturallywood.com/emerging-trends/passive-house

BC Passive House holds ribbon-cutting: Pique News Magazine: June 26, 2014:
http://www.piquenewsmagazine.com/whistler/bc-passive-house-holds-ribbon-cutting/Content?oid=2561451

Actively pursuing the ‘passivehouse’ in Vancouver: The Globe and Mail: July 1, 2014:
http://www.theglobeandmail.com/news/british-columbia/actively-pursuing-the-passive-house-in-vancouver/article19408634/

Whistler scoops environmental awards: Question: July 28, 2014:
http://www.whistlerquestion.com/news/local-news/whistler-scoops-environmental-awards-1.1265304

Wood Awards: Ottawa Citizen: March 3, 2015:
http://www.ottawacitizen.com/business/Wood+Awards+Performance+Matheo+Durfeld+Passive+House+Plant+Passive+House+Plant+Matheo+Durfeld+Environmental+Performance+Award+Wood+WORKS+2015+Wood+Design+Awards+project+demonstrating+wood+products+play+significant+role+improving/10862157/story.html

Project of the Day - BC Passive House Factory – Architizer: March 21, 2015:
http://architizer.com/projects/bc-passive-house-factory/

Factory built of wood is energy-efficient, healthy, and beautiful: Treehugger: March 25, 2015

International Selection: Passive House Plus: June 3, 2015:
https://issuu.com/passivehouseplus/docs/passive_house_plus_issue_11_uk_edit

BC Passive House Plant: Entrepreneur develops first Canadian prefabricated wood panelized system achieving European PH standards: Canadian Design & Construction Report: July 21, 2015:
http://www.cadcr.com/bc-passive-house-plant/

Modern Prefab – Meeting the Standard on a difficult site: SABMag: Fall 2015:
http://www.sabmagazine.com/blog/2015/10/01/passive-house-on-the-lake/

BC Passive House Factory: Architect Magazine: November 9, 2015:
http://www.architectmagazine.com/project-gallery/bc-passive-house-factory_o

Excellence in structural and architectural wood design recognized at 2016 Wood Design Awards: BC: Urban Development Institute: March 4, 2016
http://www.udi.bc.ca/news-central/news/excellence-structural-and-architectural-wood-design-recognized-2016-wood-design-aw


Presentations

Williams Lake City Council – What is a Passive House, November 2011 (Lydia Hunter)

Wood First Forum October 2012 – Passive House – A New Way of Building, A New Way of Living (Matheo Dürfeld)

General Gordon Elementary and Kitsilano Secondary School: Passive House and Schools: June 2013 (Lydia Hunter & Robert Malczyk)

CanBio Annual Conference – Commercializing BCPH, October 2013 ( Matheo Dürfeld & Heather Dürfeld)

BauZ! 2013: Passivhäuser in Kanada,” February 22, 2013 (Robert Malzcyk and Matheo Dürfeld)

Okanagan Advanced Construction Materials & Products (ACMP) Leadership Roundtable in Kelowna A New Way of Building, A New Way of Living, Feb 13, 2014 (Matheo Dürfeld)

Buildex Vancouver: Passive House Pecha Kucha Case Studies, February 19, 2014 (Lydia Hunter)

Global Buyers Mission 2014 – Passive House and Prefabrication: September 2014 (Eric Karsh & Matheo Dürfeld)

BOABC Spring Conference –Prefabrication and Passive House, May 2015 (Lydia Hunter)

Kindred Presentation: Prefabrication and Passive House: High Performance Building Systems

Buildex Vancouver– Successful Integrated Passive House Buildings, February 2015 (Kyle Moen)

Passive Buildings Webinar: Prefabrication and Passive House, April 2015 (Lydia Hunter)

CanPHI – Thick Walls are Sexy, September 2014 (Lydia Hunter)

City of New Westminster – High Performance New Home Event, May 2015 (Lydia Hunter)

Stumbling Greenward: Passive House & Prefabrication, January 4, 2016 (Lydia Hunter)

BC Wood Group Seminar: Designing & Living with Wood from BC’s Value-Added Wood Industry – (Seattle/Tacoma/Portland) – Passive House and Prefabrication (Matheo Dürfeld)

BC Wood Group Seminar: Designing & Living with Wood from BC’s Value-Added Wood Industry (Kamloops and Kelowna) – Passive House and Prefabrication (Lydia Hunter)

BC Wood Group Seminar: Designing & Living with Wood from BC’s Value-Added Wood Industry (Edmonton/Calgary/Lethbridge) – Passive House and Prefabrication (Kyle Moen)

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