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UK Passivhaus Conference 2012- Headline speakers announced

UK Passivhaus Conference 2012- Headline speakers announced

Clemens Haury and Helmut Krapmeier have been confirmed as speakers at this years conference.

28th June 2012

UK Passivhaus Awards 2012- Shortlisted projects now in Project gallery

UK Passivhaus Awards 2012- Shortlisted projects now in Project gallery

All nine of the shortlisted projects of the UK Passivhaus Awards 2012 can now be viewed in our Projects Gallery.

25th June 2012

Bushbury Hill Primary School wins RIBA Regional Sustainability Awards

Bushbury Hill Primary School wins RIBA Regional Sustainability Awards

The RIBA West Midlands Awards Ceremony 2012 took place at the Athena in Leicester on 20 June 2012.

23rd June 2012

pro clima voted 'The Best Airtightness Layer' by German independent consumer testing

pro clima voted 'The Best Airtightness Layer' by German independent consumer testing

The German independent consumer testing organisation "Stiftung Warentest" have voted pro clima from Ecological Building Systems Ltd - The Best Airtightness Layer.

22nd June 2012

Passivhaus Tradesperson course information now available on BRE website

Passivhaus Tradesperson course information now available on BRE website

The new qualification has been developed by the Passivhaus Institut (PHI) to recognise those tradespeople that can demonstrate the required level of knowledge to construct a building to the Passivhaus standard and will be delivered by BRE.

21st June 2012

UK Passivhaus Conference 2012- Booking now open

UK Passivhaus Conference 2012- Booking now open

Booking is now open for the UK Passivhaus Conference 2012, taking place on Wednesday 7th November - Thursday 8th November 2012 at the EMCC, University of Nottingham.

21st June 2012

Passivhaus Ventilation commissioning best practise paper on WARM website

Passivhaus Ventilation commissioning best practise paper on WARM website

Sally Godber from Warm Low Energy Building Practice and Rob Mcleod have put together a list of requirements for commissioning ventilation systems installed in Passivhaus buildings.

20th June 2012

Region1 - Central London climate data now available to download from BRE website

Region1 - Central London climate data now available to download from BRE website

Climate data for the certifcation of UK based projects

18th June 2012

Juniper House- first Passivhaus certified Care Home in UK

Juniper House- first Passivhaus certified Care Home in UK

Juniper House is a 60 bed care home in Brackley, Northamptonshire, with a floor area of 2932m2. The scheme has been developed by Castleoak for Barchester Healthcare and designed by Carless Adams Partnership.

14th June 2012

SHIFT 2012- two months left to join public assesment

SHIFT 2012- two months left to join public assesment

The Sustainable Homes Index for Tomorrow (SHIFT) was created by the team at Sustainable homes Ltd, one of the leading sustainability training and consultancy providers for housing and communitiesand developed with partners and members.

11th June 2012

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