References/Links


MIpassivehouse videos

Clicking on the links will typically open another window or tab for downloading the mp4 video files or for viewing the movies.

Video Part One – (167 MB, 15 minutes)  https://umich.box.com/shared/static/40qvqz3nyragi0kmkv4y.mp4
Video Part Two – (81 MB, 7 minutes)  https://umich.box.com/shared/static/luwrsu77jxxloia2p8ol.mp4

 

Passive House Orgs and Info

Passive House Institute US,
http://www.passivehouse.us

Passivhaus Institut (International)
http://www.passivehouse.com

Passive House Alliance (U.S.)
http://www.passivehouseacademy.com

Wolfgang Feist interview
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7MacEsAgr8A

Link to Christina Snyder’s MichEEN Blog post on
“What is a Passive House”
http://www.micheen.org/blogs/blogpost/9517963e-3a65-4ed4-9122-90f967a5987a

Christina Snyder’s on-line presentation
“Passive House Standard, New or Retrofit” (also see her presentation “Michigan Passive Houses” for more of her projects)
http://prezi.com/hajb3paqx-at/mi-passive-house-retrofits/

Zehnder Heat Recovery and Ducting Systems
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fuv1PdJxbY8

 

Similar Hi-Efficiency Projects (mostly not local, and
some are not Passive House certified.)

 

Jung Haus – Maura And Kurt Jung’s new home in Oakland County, Michigan.  A beautiful home that is Michigan’s first certified Passive House™, completed in February, 2013.
http://junghaus.colloquiki.com/

BrightBuilt Barn
http://www.brightbuiltbarn.com

Sensible House Project
http://sensiblehouse.org

Tad And Maria Everhart’s retrofit
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o1tblxQRlOY
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=x07MqAzB0zA

Ty and Deb Newell’s Equinox House in Illinois
http://buildequinox.com/projects/equinox-house

Skyline House, Duluth, Minnesota
Rachel Wagner’s presentation on YouTube
http://youtube.com/watch?v=srlCME4SjHw

 

Participating Local Consultants


Christina Snyder – Equilibrium Energy Spaces (Registered Architect,  Licensed Residential Builder, & Certified Passive House Consultant)
http://MichiganPassiveHouse.com

Chris Petit – Regenerative Design Solutions
http://RegenerativeDesignSolutions.com

Ramon Corpuz (LEED AP & Certified Passive House Consultant in training)

 

Others Who Helped With This PH Project


Duane Mackey
http://dueymack.com

Cory Johnston – Johnston Design, Inc
http://johnstondesign.org

Richard Oraweic – BTF Solar
http://www.btfsolar.com

Dan Del Zoppo – Dan Del Zoppo Electric, Ann Arbor, MI
http://www.thinklocalfirst.net/marketplace/members/danselectric

 

Materials Sources


EPS foam for insulation/concrete SIP construction:    Kevin Baker with Universal Foam, LLC:  phone 410.825.8300 Ext 228, <KBaker@univfoam.com>,  http://univfoam.com

Renewable Energy Info


Home Power Magazine
http://homepower.com

Midwest Renewable Energy Association
https://www.midwestrenew.org

American Solar Energy Society
http://www.ases.org/

Tony d’Alecy – Renewable Energy Solutions, LLC
http://goforsolar.com