Jessica Williams

July 7, 2020

Cooling Strategies for Lower Mainland Houses

This technical primer looks into the primary factors contributing to cooling loads and overheating in houses, and effective energy-efficient strategies for maintaining comfort in a warming […]
July 6, 2020

Low-Carbon Mechanical Systems

This technical primer provides an overview of the opportunities, challenges, and considerations for the use of heat pumps as a low-carbon solution for heating, cooling, and […]
June 11, 2020

Pattern Language from Passive House

Overview How to Design and Build High-Performance Residential Buildings at the Lowest Possible Cost  Brought to you by ZEBx, RDH Building Science and the Forestry Innovation […]
June 1, 2020

FUTRHAUS: A HIGH-PERFORMANCE TOWNHOUSE

Overview This project converted an existing 1974 stacked duplex house to three independent high-performance townhouse units. Located in Mount Pleasant, the project achieved passive house certification […]
April 3, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Building to Zero Emissions Safely and Remotely

Staying Connected During COVID-19 As you know, COVID-19 has drastically changed many people’s lives around the world. Although these changes are temporary, we understand it can […]
February 11, 2020

Project Visioning and Sustainable Design Charrette

ZEBx has teamed up with Living Future Vancouver to offer a Project Visioning and Pre-Design Charrette pilot program. Get access to Vancouver’s top subject matter experts […]
January 13, 2020

ZEBx Decarb Lunch Series

Vancouver’s green building organizations (ZEBx, BC Hydro, Canada Green Building Council [CaGBC], and Passive House Canada) have come together to host the monthly ZEBx Decarb Lunch […]
November 26, 2019

CleanBC NZER Design Challenge: Workshop Series

Overview The CleanBC Net-Zero Energy Ready Challenge: Workshop Series consists of six unique workshops over nine deliveries that will run throughout 2020 with the objective to […]