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The Three Pillars of Phius Certification Standards
Phius is a pass/fail passive building standard. For the CORE and ZERO options, it remains a “performance-based” energy standard that also includes prescriptive quality assurance requirements adopted from various U.S. government programs.
Limits on heating/cooling loads (both peak and annual)
Air-tightness and other prescriptive quality assurance requirements
Limit on overall source energy use
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