The “Lock-In” Concept and Passive House Construction

The “Lock-In” Concept and Passive House Construction


Jun 4, 2014

Alan and I just returned from the 18th annual International Passive House Conference in Aachen, Germany. This incredible three-day conference featured some of the superstars in the Passive House community as well as influential European policy makers, including Dr. Wolfgang Feist, founder of the Passivhaus Institut. We effectively witnessed a watershed moment in the adoption of…

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Cobscook Bay Construction Progress

Cobscook Bay Construction Progress


Jun 3, 2014

The Cobscook Bay Residence is nearing completion in Lubec! With spring finally in full-gear in far Downeast Maine, it is exciting to see this house finishing up, just in time for the return of warm breezes and the surrounding meadow grasses. We can’t wait to share the final product in the next few months!

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Cousins River Update

Cousins River Update


May 27, 2014

We have some updated construction photos from Cousins River!  

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Hayfield House Passive House Certification

Hayfield House Passive House Certification


May 22, 2014

We are very pleased to announce our latest Passive House Certification, with the Passive House Institute, for the Hayfield House in Bolton, CT.  This 2,100 square foot home designed for a family with three young children combines a blend of New England vernacular with a modern aesthetic in it’s design.   Passive House is a…

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Announcing Cousins River Residence!

Announcing Cousins River Residence!


Apr 30, 2014

GO Logic is close to completing the construction of a new high-performance, contemporary residence on the bluff of the Cousins River in Southern Maine. The residence – built for a married couple with college age children – sits in a clearing, providing ample passive solar gain, and surrounded by a heavily wooded site at the…

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Jung Haus Receives “Best Energy-Smart Home” Award

Jung Haus Receives “Best Energy-Smart Home” Award


Apr 23, 2014

The Jung Haus, designed by GO Logic, has been awarded Fine Homebuilding’s 2014 Houses Award for the Best Energy-Smart Home. Each year, Fine Homebuilding presents Houses Awards to a select few residencies that balance cost, energy efficiency, and style. Partnering with local builders EnergyWise Homes, GO Logic created a highly insulated, air-sealed building shell with…

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Hurricane Island

Hurricane Island


Apr 17, 2014

GO Logic, in collaboration with Philip Conkling and Associates, recently created a master plan for the Hurricane Island Foundation. The foundation is interested in developing an off-the-grid, energy-independent educational center on Hurricane Island, a remote, rugged Maine island 12 miles off the coast in Penobscot Bay. While GO Logic assessed the island’s current buildings and…

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Introducing Potwine Passive House!

Introducing Potwine Passive House!


Apr 3, 2014

GO Logic is excited to share with you the Potwine Passive House House, a two-story, 1300 square foot home currently under construction in Amherst, Massachusetts.  It is on track for Passive House Certification, having already completed the Passive House Academy’s Design Stage Assurance process. The client, a physics professor who is passionate about energy and…

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GO Logic to present at the 2014 International Passive House Conference

GO Logic to present at the 2014 International Passive House Conference


Mar 25, 2014

We are thrilled to share the news that GO Logic has been selected to present our work at the Passive House Institute’s 18th Annual International Passive House Conference in Aachen, Germany on April 26th. GO Logic principal Matthew O’Malia will be presenting “Design/Build/Refine/Repeat: A Systems Approach for Passive House Construction in North America”. Here is…

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GO Logic Featured in Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors

GO Logic Featured in Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors


Mar 20, 2014

GO Logic’s Casco Bay Residence is featured in the May 2014 issue of Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors. Small House BIG VIEW highlights the design process and features of this waterfront home. While the site itself held a lot of sentimental value for the owner, replacement of the home was only permitted if the footprint…

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