May 4 Workshop: Passive and Rammed Earth Homes in Alaska

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Dan Duame, Executive Director of the Aleutian Housing Authority (AHA), will discuss the genesis, design and progress for two prototype projects aimed at developing high performance affordable housing models for replication in the Aleutian region. These models are both being designed to meet Living Building Challenge and Passive House standards (which includes net-zero energy). [...]

April Workshop: Navigating Your Path to Net Zero Energy

Net Zero Energy homes produce as much energy as they use. Join architect Jason Collins for a workshop on bringing together the parts of the Path to Net Zero on your own project. We’ll look at the basic concept of net zero, and how building envelope, heating loads, electric loads, and renewable energy can work [...]