Archive for January 2009

Natural Resources Canada has published a 10-page review of the design process for low energy solar homes. It includes a look at several standards for measuring and certifying low-energy houses, including the eQulibrium design competition, the Building America program, California Solar Homes Partnership, and Passive House standard.

I’ll be delivering the Friday night keynote presentation at the sold-out CIRQUE’09 conference, January 30-31 2009. CIRQUE is the annual Conference on Industry and Resources at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. This year’s theme is “Extreme Engineering”. My talk is going to be about industry and resources alright, about the permanent decline of both and [...]