Session 3: Projects in North America

Room D 111 (Level 1) - Friday, 9 March 2018

Time Topic Speaker

The importance of Embodied Energy in today’s Passive House projects: A New York case study

Stas Zakrzewski


750 Bed Student Residence with High Occupancy Load, Is the Cost of PH worth it?

A. Arifuzzaman, D. Byrne


Passive House proof in Pittsburgh: profit + Paris progress

Brandon Nicholson


New market rate projects for the fast growing region of Vancouver

M. Studer, L. Picciano



McMath | Northern most certified Passive House in North America - A learning demonstration project
Wall/Wimmers | A comparative LCA of the wood innovation research lab: an industrial PH for cold climates
Elias Fahssi | Calgary, carbon, and components: opportunities for Passive House in “C-Town”
Buck Moorhead | Buck moorhead architect: designing Passive House on the sly

McMath, Wall/Wimmers, Fahssi, Moorhead


Paulsen | Clearing the air: Is flow rate a sufficient measure of kitchen range hood efficacy?
Zouari | Feasibility assessment of Passive House in the far Canadian North
Peel | Primary Energy considerations in a large mixed-used student dorm
Romano | HANAC Corona: a case study of Passive House in multifamily affordable housing

Paulsen, Zouari, Peel, Romano