PassivhausMAINE is committed to decreasing carbon emissions, decreasing dependency on fossil fuels and decreasing costs for winter heating across the economic strata in Maine.
Passive House represents the ultimate answer to energy conservation in buildings by eliminating up to 90% of required energy use.
Maine has an economic and environmental climate ideally suited to showcase the strengths of this building strategy characterized by drastically reduced heating costs through the use of super insulation, airtight construction and mechanized ventilation.
Sight walk next week. Open to the public but rsvp required: info@passivhausMAINE.org
Deep Energy Retrofit in the Northeast: Proven Strategies for Energy Reducing Retrofits: Three speakers share varied approaches to energy reduction through renovation. Learn how to prioritize and cost effectively attack the challenges in existing residential building stock. Held at Rines Auditorium, … Continue reading
passivhausMAINE will have its monthly meeting in Brunswick at the Frontier Cafe starting at 6:00pm. There will be a business meeting (starts at 6;00), going over details for the upcoming EnerPHit Forum and then an informal idea exchange (6:45ish). Open … Continue reading
Site walk at 5:30: 55 Thornhurst Rd, Falmouth ME Dinner at 6:30: Bunker Brewery, 122 Anderson St. Portland, ME Come see a single home, close to passive house project, by G*OLogic. Guided tour with Matt O’Malia. Thanks to Zehnder for sponsoring the … Continue reading