Bob Schneck and Andreas Benzing presented the proposed Borough Board Resolution on the International Passive House Standard to Community Board Eleven .
The NYS issued an update to the Energy Code. The 2016 DOS Energy Code Supplement 2016 will require a mandatory blower door test for residential buildings to the air leakage rate not exceeding (3) three air changes per hour at a pressure of 50 Pascals.
The NYPH Board requested to approve the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP) energy modeling calculations to be considered as an alternative compliance software to demonstrate compliance with the New York State Energy Conservation and Construction Code.
a.m.Benzing architects pllc get published in the international section of The Passive House Plus Magazine with the Mamaroneck Passive House
Manhattan Community Board Five passed a resolution to support the International Passive House Standard for NYC
a.m.Benzing architects pllc wins the 2015 EBie Awards, Urban Green Council`s “Oscars of existing buildings” in the category -Power to the People- for the greatest percentage reduction in building energy use. It was the only Passive House of the finalists and a good example on hoe to retrofit our current existing single family buildings. Read the…
a.m. Benzing Architects PLLC, lead by Andreas Benzing, have been recognized by the Urban Green Council’s 2015 EBie Awards. Our Mamaroneck Passive House project was named a finalist in the “Power to the People” category, which honors extraordinary achievement in reducing energy use in existing buildings. The EBies recognize improved environmental performance in existing buildings…
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