Passive House in the Woods Article in Pioneer Press


The Pioneer Press published an article about the Passive House in the Woods: “Hudson, Wis. / House’s energy use puts it nearly off the grid”

PHitW in Hudson Star Observer

The Passive House in the Woods project was just written up by the local Hudson Star Observer: “North Hudson man takes building ‘green’ to a new level”.

"Passive Aggressive": PHitW featured in Green Builder Magazine

Green Builder Magazine featured the Passive House in the Woods project in its March issue in the Green Scene section. Thanks for the tip Josh.

Passive House in the Woods on Jetson Green

Jetson Green on Passive House in the Woods

Jetson Green posted this wonderful article about the Passive House in the Woods today.

Passive House in the Woods in MSP Magazine

The Passive House in the Woods project is currently featured in the spring edition of Minneapolis/St. Paul Magazine in the “Buzz” section: “Zero Footprint”.

Body Heat article on PH

Repost of an article about Passive House on

Carbon Footprint added to Merriam-Webster Dictionary

Here is the link to the Merriam-Webster website entry.

Carbon footprint (1999): the negative impact that something (as a person or business) has on the environment; specifically: the amount of carbon emitted by something during a given period.

On that note, remember that Passive House building energy standard creates buildings with the lowest certified carbon footprint (for operation) in the world.

Utah Passive House on JetsonGreen

6a00d8341c67ce53ef011570dc1279970c-800wiMy colleague Dave Brach had his first Passive House project published on JetsonGreen. You can follow the project on Twitter @ourpassivehouse

Dave can also take credit for building the custom kitchen cabinetry in our house! We love the kitchen—thanks Dave.
Eian Kitchen 1

Dave Brach/Eian kitchen

Tim on Youtube

I think this has been up for a while as it was recorded almost a year ago. I was just alerted to it by a potential client.
Thanks to Bill Karges for inviting me into his house and to talk about Passive House building energy standard.