Archive for the ‘Passive House in the Woods’ Category

2013 International Passive House Days

November 9th, 2013 by Tim Eian

Please Join Us For The 2013 International Passive House Days TE Studio is a co-founder and proud supporter of the local Passive House Alliance chapter.  Please join us for an opportunity to learn about and experience Passive House—the World’s most comfortable and energy effcient building standard. Three of our designs will be open to the public on November […]

Stealthy Green Homes – PHitW Featured In The Wall Street Journal

May 3rd, 2013 by Tim Eian

Our Passive House in the Woods is part of an article in today’s Wall Street Journal on zero energy homes. The article is called “Stealthy Green Homes“.

Upcoming Passive House Events

November 8th, 2012 by Tim Eian

Please Join Us For Two Upcoming Events TE Studio is a co-founder and proud supporter of the local Passive House Alliance chapter. This month we are involved in a couple of upcoming events. Please join us for an opportunity to learn about and experience Passive House—the World’s most comfortable and energy effcient building standard.           […]

Upcoming Lecture Announcements

September 1st, 2012 by Tim Eian

Passive House Retrofits – The MinnePHit House 9/12/2012: 5 – 7.30 PM TE Studio Office: 212 2nd St. SE #2222, Minneapolis, MN 55414 RSVP: Please use this link.   Lessons Learned From The Passive House In The Woods Project 2012 North American Passive House Conference 9/29/2012: 8 – 10 AM Marriot City Center, Denver, CO

Case Study Published On Passive House Alliance Website

August 2nd, 2012 by Tim Eian

  The Passive House Alliance U.S. published a case study on the Passive House in the Woods project last week. You can find it at this link: http://www.phaus.org/learn/case-studies  

Wisconsin Home is Minnesota GreenStar® Gold

May 3rd, 2012 by Tim Eian

The Passive House in the Woods received the highest Minnesota GreenStar® certification (Gold) today. We are very excited to see the certification come through and congratulate the owner and all the team members involved in the design and construction on this achievement! We used the Minnesota GreenStar® program to compliment the Passive House certification. It’s […]

PHitW Project Published in New Passive House Book

February 27th, 2012 by Tim Eian

The Passive House in the Woods project was published in a new book by Chris Uffelen called: “Passive Houses – energy efficient homes” that can now be pre-ordered on Amazon.com.

PhitW project update on GreenBuildingAdvisor.com

February 27th, 2012 by Tim Eian

Richard Defendorf of GreenBuildingAvdisor.com put together a little follow up on the 1st year performance of the Passive House in the Woods project in Hudson, WI. You can read the entire article after the jump: Passive House in the Woods Goes Energy-Positive.

Net-Energy Positive Passive House

January 3rd, 2012 by Tim Eian

This just in: The Passive House in the Woods in Hudson Wisconsin officially clocked a net-energy positive meter reading in 2011. What does that mean? In short, it made more energy than it consumed. While we predicted this with our energy models, we found and learned through monitoring that some equipment and appliances use more energy […]

Friday Night Social Lots of Fun

November 12th, 2011 by Tim Eian

We thank those who came out to the Passive House in the Woods last night for the annual Passive House Days. It was a full house and we managed to raise the temperature inside by at least 5 degrees ;). Thanks for celebrating this first year of occupancy with us, the owner, Christine Frisk of […]