Here you will find various video content relating to Passive Houses
Passive House explained in 90 seconds
Hans-Jörn Eich (Alex Sawyer via You Tube)
Hans-Jörn explains how to create highly energy efficient buildings that use 80 to 90% less energy in just 90 seconds.
Passive House Principles
Energyquarter.ie has teamed up with the Passive House Academy to produce this "Passive House Principles" video, exploring the practical applications of Passive House design and construction for residential properties.
How do we get quality, fresh air into our buildings? In this video we look at mechanically controlled ventilation systems with heat recovery, their benefits and installation.
This video looks at solutions for thermal bridging, with special emphasis on foundations, walls and floors.
Windows are a very important part of the Passive House, helping to keep energy in and optimise solar gain. This video covers important aspects such as u values, low conductivity spacers, airtightness details and shading etc.
Passive House - High Performance Windows
Allen Gilliland, One Sky Homes
iPHA Member Bronwyn Barry speaks on characteristics of high performance Passive House Windows.
To reduce building heat loss it is important to effectively manage insulation and airtightness with regard to the building fabric. The setting of the video is a property that is targeting Passive House Certification, putting these principles into practice (May 2011).
This video talks about space heating demand and heating load and what these terms mean, also covering the generation of the small level of required heating and how to distribute it throughout the Passive House.
This documentary shows how far Europeans have taken the concept and presents the pioneering American builders who are bringing the movement across the Atlantic. “Passive Passion” was selected for the 2011 Architecture and Design Film Festival.
For a glimpse of the 15th International Passive House Conference 2011 here is a short film by Kirsten Priebe of the Passivhaus Trust.
We evaluate cars based on how much energy they use... why don't we do the same for buildings? One East Village (New York) energy consultant's mission to save the planet.
Prof. Wolfgang Feist talks about Passive House in the UK during his visit to EcoBuild UK in March, 2011.
Feist discusses his motivation for developing the Passivhaus concept and the difference between the Passive House and normal buildings.
House Planning Help
A great video about a resident's personal experience with his Passive House home.
The construction industry looks to Dornbirn: after a bit more than one year of construction, the LifeCycle-Tower ONE in Dornbirn, Austria had its grand opening. See how this unique Passive House skyscraper was built in with this time-lapse video.
Bernd Steinmüller & Philips Research Team were honoured with Passive House Pioneer Award 2012 by Wolfgang Feist on May 5 2012 at the 16th International Passive House Conference. Here Steinmüller summarises project highlights on the effectiveness of Passive techniques in Europe and America.
Cleveland Museum of Natural History
David Beach talks about the Passive House that will be built on the Museum's grounds this summer 2011. He is joined by Chuck Miller of Doty & Miller Architects and Mark Hoberecht, Certified Passive House Consultant.
This PASS Net video gives an overview of the application of Passivhaus principles, in part to 2 tower blocks (Roscoe Street Towers & Ferrier Point) and as a whole Passivhaus retrofit to another tower block (Petticoat Tower), all in London.
Green Building Store
The UK is showing the way forward with its enthusiasm for Passive Houses. Here's a look at the UK's own Denby Dale Passive House.
The first Passive House Kindergarten has been built in Estonia.
RTE1 Irish Television
All about a Passive House built in Sligo, Ireland, with Duncan Stewart.
Deutsche Welle TV
One of the world's most energy efficient countries, Japan still has a long way to go in terms of energy efficient architecture. Architect Miwa Mori details the coming of the Passive House in Japan.
An instructional video on the basics of Passive House by Plataforma PEP, a Spanish Passive House Association (in Spanish)
Passive House developments in Sweden (in Swedish with English subtitles)
Simone Kreutzer talks about current Passive House developments in Sweden.
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