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Scranton Passive House Party

Scranton Passive House Party

On Saturday November 8th and Sunday November 9th Richard Pedranti Architect, participated in our first International Passive House Days event showcasing our first Passive House project, the Scranton Passive House.…

the client: Delcan and Christie with Richard

The Scranton Passive House

In June of 2013, after just completing my Certified Passive House Consultant (CPHC) training with the Passive House Institute US (PHIUS), my firm, Richard Pedranti Architect, received a call from…

Scranton Passive House Poster

What is a Passive House?

Passive House is today’s most energy efficient building standard. Buildings that meet the Passive House standard use 80% less energy than conventional buildings. A Passive House conserves energy by creating…

newspaper, coffee cups and pop rocks

Newspapers, Coffee Cups, and Pop Rocks

One of the major differences in Passive House buildings is insulation. Passive House buildings typically use 2 to 3 times the amount of insulation of a conventional building. Using more…

International Passive House Days

Tour the Scranton Passive House

Please join us for International Passive House Days Richard Pedranti Architect is excited to announce we are participating in International Passive House Days to showcase our Scranton Passive House project. …