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Passive House: Lessons from Across the Pond

A BEEx Presentation at AEA Multifamily Buildings Conference
Friday, Oct 30, 2015 9:00 am to Friday, Oct 30, 2015 10:30 am

New York Marriott at Brooklyn Bridge

About the Event

Join Building Energy Exchange and Related Companies for their presentation on the widespread adoption of Passive House in Europe (Germany, Belgium) and how these lessons can be transferred to New York City.

This session will introduce the benefits of Passive House and how it has been successfully applied throughout Europe, The presentation will also highlight Brussels' Exemplary Building Program and how it set the stage, through education and technical and financial support, for adoption Passive House as a standard for all new construction in 2015. The presentation will also include a review of Cornell Tech's Roosevelt island housing tower, which will be the tallest Passive House construction worldwide. The panel will discuss opportunities to scale Passive House in NYC. 

Richard Yancey, Executive Director, Building Energy Exchange
Yetsuh Frank, Managing Director, Building Energy Exchange
Luke Falk, Assistant Vice President, Related Companies

Multifamily Buildings 2015: Building Bridges to Net Zero is organized by the Association for Energy Affordability. This conference features sessions about the issues affecting the energy and water usage of multifamily buildings of all shapes, sizes, envelope and heating system types, resident needs and incomes, and ownership structures. 

Visit Multifamily Buildings 2015's website for more information on the conference's sessions and registration. 


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