Ken Levenson is a registered architect in New York State and the President of NY Passive House, a nonprofit dedicated to promote the Passive House Standard as well as a founding member of the North American Passive House Network. In recent months, New York City passed a law mandating that city owned buildings, which are being contructed have Passive House Standard as an optional goal to fulfill energy efficiency requirement. This optional goal which will move to a mandatory fullfilment in the future. In his interview with pro clima´s Heide Gentner, Levenson said “Passive House is a critical tool to establish a carbon free society and answer the climate crisis that we are facing”.
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