Market transformation for passive designBarriers, solutions, and summary of supportive policies in North America

Publication - Oct. 2, 2015 - By Tom-Pierre Frappé-Sénéclauze

These documents outline research around Passive House and near-zero buildings as presented at the North American Passive House Network Conference in October, 2015.

The conference white papers examine:

  • barriers and solutions to near Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) and high performance building envelope in Europe and North America
  • programs and policies to encourage Passive House in North America

Conference presentations address:

  • removing regulatory barriers to high performance buildings
  • accelerating market transformation to high performance buildings


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