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Richmond Hill Primary School receives Passivhaus certification

Richmond Hill Primary School receives Passivhaus certification

Richmond Hill Primary School in Leeds is now the fifth certified Passivhaus school in the UK.

31st October 2012

'The Passivhaus Handbook' to be launched at UK Passivhaus Conference

'The Passivhaus Handbook' to be launched at UK Passivhaus Conference

Written by Trust members Janet Cotterell and Adam Dadeby the book gives a comprehensive overview of Passivhaus, the UK context and explores the potential pitfalls and misconceptions around the Passivhaus standard.

29th October 2012

10 most common PHPP mistakes

10 most common PHPP mistakes

WARM: Low energy pratice have compiled a list of top 10 most common (and significant) PHPP mistakes that they have come across during the process of certification.

26th October 2012

Bere Architects publish handy 'Airtightness Report'

Bere Architects publish handy 'Airtightness Report'

Bere Architects have published 'Airtightness Report' a handy guide that outlines practical guidance to achieve excellent levels of airtightness in Passivhaus building fabric.

25th October 2012

Win a free ticket to the UK Passivhaus Conference 2012

Win a free ticket to the UK Passivhaus Conference 2012

One lucky winner will win a free place at the UK Passivhaus Conference 2012, 7th-8th November, EMCC Nottingham.

18th October 2012

DCLG's Bob Ledsome to headline UK Passivhaus Conference 2012

DCLG's Bob Ledsome to headline UK Passivhaus Conference 2012

Bob Ledsome has been confirmed as the headline speaker at this year's UK Passivhaus Conference to be held on 7th-8th November at EMCC, Nottingham.

16th October 2012

'Delivering a low-energy building' report calls for widespread adoption of Passivhaus

'Delivering a low-energy building' report calls for widespread adoption of Passivhaus

UEA report finds the UK could have a legacy of buildings neither energy efficient nor good for occupant's health.

10th October 2012

Prof Wolfgang Feist awarded RIBA Honorary Fellowship

Prof Wolfgang Feist awarded RIBA Honorary Fellowship

Prof Wolfgang Feist has been awarded a RIBA Honorary Fellowship for his contribution to sustainable architecture through his work on Passivhaus.

3rd October 2012

Plummerswood house receives Passivhaus certification

Plummerswood house receives Passivhaus certification

Plummerswood house- a private dwelling on a site overlooking the River Tweed in Scotland has been certified by the BRE.

1st October 2012

Mayille Community Centre Wins Building Performance Award at Constructing Excellence Awards

Mayille Community Centre Wins Building Performance Award at Constructing Excellence Awards

Mayville Community Centre won the Building Performance Award at the Constructing Excellence in London & the SE Awards 2012 at a gala awards dinner in London on 27th September.

1st October 2012

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