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These are the first and most fundamental steps toward reducing the energy consumption of a house. “this house was designed to passive house principles” means that the architect and builder, of their own accord, decided to pursue a set of measurable building standards that promote low-energy consumption. the term originated from germany’s “passivhaus.” “this house is a certified passive house” means that in addition to the house’s being designed and built to the passive house standard, it has successfully undergone a certification process.