- How to design a home that meets Passive House Space Heating and Primary Energy requirements. You will actually do this as your Capstone Project.
- Products & Strategies for designing a passive house in the real world: thermal bridging, above-grade walls, windows and doors, roofs, mechanical systems, and more.
- Building Science issues encountered in Passive House design and construction that you may not run into in conventional design and construction.
- Solutions for very low energy home designs using a variety of calculators for feedback in exploring different aspects of the design space.
Free Lecture: Passive vs. Conventional Floor Planning
If you don't floor plan properly, you will fail. In this 1-hour live lecture, Mike Duclos, Principal and Founder of DEAP Energy Group, describes how passive floor planning differs from conventional floor planning.