Passive House Designer

Passive House Designer

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  • About Us Passive House Canada is Canada’s non-profit professional association and community of experts in the Passive House (Passivhaus) high performance building standard. We are the Canadian affiliate of the International Passive House Association and a member of the North American Passive House Network. Passive House Canada was previously known as the Canadian Passive House Institute West (CanPHI West). 

    Our mission is to facilitate awareness of the Passive House standard across Canada and transform the built environment, creating more comfortable and healthier buildings, and contributing to a sustainable future. We do this through advocacy, education, events and by fostering community. The City of Vancouver develops its own building code and has committed to having 90% of all new developments permitted in the city emit no greenhouse gas emissions by 2025. It’s Zero Emissions Building Plan establishes four key elements in achieving this goal including: restructure the building code to establish heat loss limits and step these down over time; require new City-owned buildings to achieve Passive House certification; provide incentives for private sector leaders to demonstrate cost effective and attractive approaches to zero emission and Passive House buildings; and invest in industry capacity.

  • Vancouver, BC
  • 09 Mar 2017
  • 31 Mar 2017
  • 08 Apr 2017
  • To Apply: Please email a cover letter and CV to: rob@passivehousecanada.com by March, 31, 2017. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.