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August 30, 2021

Swimming pool in passive house!

Energy efficiency for all energy loads! The concept for building a passive house swimming pool focuses on the high-quality building envelope with reduced risk of condensation (insulated, airtight, good window quality, thermal bridge free construction) and ventilation system (heat recovery, recirculation, dehumidification). And also it aims to achieve an energy-efficient solution with all other energy […]

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August 18, 2021

IEQ = IAQ + ITQ + ILQ + ISQ

All mighty equation! The equation is about indoor environmental quality (IEQ) composing from indoor air quality (IAQ), indoor thermal quality (ITQ – also known as thermal comfort), indoor lighting quality…

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July 29, 2021

Indoor thermal quality also known as thermal comfort!

How to measure indoor climate? In the previous post “How to measure indoor climate? IAQ in focus!” (link here) we talked about indoor environmental quality (IEQ) composing from indoor air…

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July 23, 2021

How to measure indoor climate? IAQ in focus!

What is IEQ? Indoor environmental quality (IEQ) refers to the environmental conditions inside regularly occupied space and it is determined by many factors, including indoor air quality (IAQ), indoor thermal…

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June 29, 2021

New case study: Skeena Residence with integrated design being vital!

Integrated design is vital to achieving passive house! The new six-storey passive house Skeena Residence provides 200 bedrooms with other amenities and it is defined by the sun floods and…

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June 23, 2021

Transitioning from IAQ to IEQ!

In short! With an extreme focus and rapid development in recent decades (in research, industries and all types of buildings), indoor air quality (IAQ) is often misused as a substitute…

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May 28, 2021

New case study! Wereham Village Hall as the becon of local community!

Passive house for the local community! Replacing a First World War YMCA hut – still standing opposite – the new building has a capacity to accommodate approximately 200 people and…

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May 21, 2021

Can only 12 parameters evaluate the IEQ in buildings?

What are IEQ and TAIL? The indoor environmental quality (IEQ) is a general indicator of the quality of conditions inside a building. IEQ can be defined and determined by various…

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April 27, 2021

New case study! Resilient passive house renovation for Ken Soble Tower!

From old to renovated! Build in 1967 at 18 stories and 80,000 square feet, the Ken Soble Tower had been in a state of deterioration for some time as the…

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Ventilation is a mediating factor, not a cause!

Ventilation in buildings! Ventilation is an important component of any building, even if achieved by opening windows (adventitious ventilation) or infiltration (unintentional ventilation). It is without a doubt recognized as…

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March 29, 2021

New case study added! Passive House Cardealership in cold climate!

Cold Climates demand everything you’ve got! Andrew Peel from Peel Passive House Canada said: “If you like a challenge, design a Passive House car dealership in a cold climate.” And…

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