Tag - Passive House

202 East 23rd Street, New York, NY

eFlow is proud to be part of another Passive House project! Construction in underway at 202 East 23rd Street in NYC.  This slim 108 unit, 20-story residential rental tower is being built to Passive House standards and will feature eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator assemblies. 3” CAR at 15/25 CFM and 4” CAR at 45 CFM will be installed utilizing 6”x6” CAR mounting plates for supply application. eFlow-CAR wall mount assemblies with thin-line fire dampers will be used for exhaust application. This assembly will...

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Tree of Life, 89-50 164th street, Jamaica, NY

The Tree of Life building features eFlow-CARs! The building located at 89-50 164th street, Jamaica, NY  is constructed to Passive House standards to achieve high energy efficiency and provide a healthy, comfortable environment for residents. Energy efficient features include eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators, energy recovery ventilators for improved fresh air ventilation,  increased insulation and high-performance windows. These features result in a building that is energy efficient, more comfortable and has better indoor air quality. The  213,705-square-foot development offers 174 affordable units. The project will...

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Chestnut Commons, 110 Dinsmore Place, Brooklyn NY

The Chestnut Commons building  located at 110 Dinsmore Place, Brooklyn NY  is designed to Passive House standards and will feature eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator (CAR) assemblies. Chestnut Commons will be a 14-story building in the Cypress Hills/East New York neighborhood. This building  will offer 275 affordable apartments, from studios to 3-bedrooms, retail space and a community center. Chestnut Commons will provide affordable housing for formerly homeless and low-income households. This building is designed by Dattner Architects to meet passive housing standards and will be in...

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425 Grand Concourse, Bronx NY

eFlow is honored to take part in yet another Passive House building project!   Installation of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators (CAR's) and eFlow-CAR Assemblies is now underway at 425 Grand Concourse,  the largest Passive House project in North America to date. eFlow is working directly with  R&S United Services, Inc, the Mechanical Contractor for this project, to provide Constant Airflow Regulators (CARs) that are economical, efficient and backed by our unsurpassed customer service. About 425 Grand Concourse Designed by Dattner Architects and Dagher Engineering PLLC,...

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Launching e2Flow®, the eFlow-CAR Dual Flow Damper

At eFlow USA, we never stop innovating. We are proud to announce the launch of the new e2Flow® , the eFlow-CAR Dual Flow Damper. Available exclusively at eFlow USA!  eFlow-CAR Dual Flow Dampers (e2Flow®) are self-regulating motorized dampers designed to introduce flexibility and dynamic control in central ventilation systems. The module opens and closes via a blade controlled by Belimo actuator, eliminating the need for expensive electronic control systems. e2Flow is available in 6”, 8”, 10”, 12” diamater. e2Flow features built in...

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What is Toilet Plume and how can eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators keep bathrooms from getting people sick ?

What is Toilet Plume? Toilet plume occurs when the force of flushing the toilet sprays microscopic particles into the air. A study conducted by The CDC demonstrated that potentially infectious aerosols may be produced in substantial quantities during flushing. Aerosolization can continue through multiple flushes and may expose subsequent toilet users. Some of the aerosols desiccate to become droplet nuclei and remain adrift in the air currents. Research suggests that toilet plume could play a contributory role in the transmission of infectious...

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eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators for Passive House Institute Certification

The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute and is the only internationally recognized performance-based energy standard in construction. This is what Building Systems Engineer from Steven Winter Associates, Inc had to say about the use of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators in the ventilation systems for Passive House Institute Certification.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ADJEY9urVE0   Follow the link to view complete presentation https://vimeo.com/371959970 Visit https://eflowusa.net/product/constant-air-flow-regulators-3/ for Constant Airflow Regulator product information.

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211 West 29th Street, NYC is Passive House Institute Certified! 

Installation of eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulators at 211 West 29th Street, New York, NY contributed to the project obtaining a Passive House Institute Certification.  The Passive House Institute (PHI) is an independent research institute and is the only internationally recognized performance-based energy standard in construction. Designed by ZH Architects, EP Engineering and Steven Winter Associates -Passive House consultants, 211 West 29th Street, NYC is currently one of the tallest Passive House building in the world. This 24 story mixed use project has 55...

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Introducing eFlow-Alize Constant Airflow Regulator (2 in 1 CAR and Grille)!

We are expanding our product line! Introducing eFlow-Alize Constant Airflow Regulator ( 2 in 1 CAR and Grille)! eFlow-Alize is a 2 in 1 Constant Airflow Regulator (CAR) and Grille combo. This is a new generation of self adjusting CARs which provides the perfect match between high technical performance and aesthetic design. This innovative technology offers two models: single airflow and dual airflow. eFlow-Alize CAR is factory set Constant Airflow Regulator designed to save energy by precisely controlling airflow regardless of static...

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Introducing eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator Dual Flow (Motorized) !

We are expanding our product line! Introducing eFlow-Constant Airflow Regulator Dual Flow (Motorized) !  eFlow-CAR Dual Flow self-regulating motorized dampers are designed to introduce flexibility and dynamic control to central ventilation systems. Used in both large and small systems, the eFlow-CAR Dual Flow, regulates ventilation without the need for individual fans. The module opens and closes via a blade controlled by an electric motor, eliminating the need for expensive pneumatic electronic control systems. eFlow-CAR Dual Flow is available in 5”, 6” and...

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