Passive House: 10 questions to John Sasso

1) First question: which way forward for the design of a passive house? To design the passive house standard in energy efficiency must be strongly and simultaneously work on two tracks: on one hand we need to drastically reduce losses, while the other must be increased in a controlled manner free from outside the solar gains. I purposely specified “in a controlled manner”, as typically the contributions of heat from sunlight coming from the glass surfaces. Now: the windows in a passive house is the real element that dissipates heat. We think that in a glass house very efficiently disperse … Continue reading Passive House: 10 questions to John Sasso