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About Passive House

01 Aug 2013, Posted by Bright 'n Green in Awards & Certifications, Blog

Passive House is a European standard of building design that achieves a 90% energy reduction for projects that comply and are certified by their energy modeling called "PHPP". Any building can be made to comply, from a one family house to a 500 unit apartment building and the standards, while rigorous,...

TOMORROW! Passive Landmark: A First For New York

28 Sep 2015, Posted by Bright 'n Green in Events

Bright 'n Green features many Passive House elements, such as, an airtight building envelope, thermal insulation, southern facing site orientation for passive heating/cooling and daylighting, and 24/7 ventilation and air recycling, including a heat recovery ventilator and a earth heat exchanger. ...

Bright ‘n Green Open Housewarming Weekend

20 Feb 2015, Posted by Bright 'n Green in Events

We are nearly at 100% capacity and to celebrate wanted to invite you to join us for our first architectural tour of the year. Tour the two residential units for rent and learn more about the resiliency and sustainable systems that make Bright 'n Green...

Open House New York Tour

12 Aug 2014, Posted by Bright 'n Green in Events

We're excited to announce Bright 'n Green will be a tour for the 12th annual OHNY, a NYC-wide celebration of architecture and design, October 11 & 12 2014. ...