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What is it really like to live in a Passivhaus Retrofit?

What is it really like to live in a Passivhaus Retrofit?

Kate Ball, owner of Thornhill Road, a renovation to EnerPhit standard, gives PHT an occupants opinion of building and living in a Passivhaus retrofit.

31st January 2014

PHT welcomes a new team member

PHT welcomes a new team member

Kym Mead will join the Trust on a part time basis as Associate Director.

30th January 2014

PHT Welcomes a new member to the Board

PHT Welcomes a new member to the Board

With Lynne Sullivan joining the PHT board last month, PHT is delighted to also welcome Marion Baeli, who will champion Passivhaus retrofits.

29th January 2014

Agar Grove proposes further Passivhaus residential development in Camden

Agar Grove proposes further Passivhaus residential development in Camden

With Chester Balmore, a large residential development nearing completion and aiming for Passivhaus nearby, Camden Council are to decide if Agar Grove will be granted planning permission for another large-scale Passivhaus residential development.

27th January 2014

New Occupant Guidance Handbook

New Occupant Guidance Handbook

This document provides guidance for the industry on how to produce effective User Guidance aimed at non-expert occupants for Passivhaus and low energy buildings.

21st January 2014

Parsons & Whittley Wimish Passivhaus hailed model for eco-home of the future.

Parsons & Whittley Wimish Passivhaus hailed model for eco-home of the future.

Passivhaus as a model of the eco-home of the future is discussed on BBC programme Inside Out.

20th January 2014

Ecological Building Systems UK Ltd is Hiring: Building Physics/Technical Engineer

Ecological Building Systems UK Ltd is Hiring: Building Physics/Technical Engineer

Ecological Building Systems UK Ltd are seeking a Building Physics/Technical Engineer to work in Carlise, Scotland.

18th January 2014

Encraft deliver Passivhaus homes in East Midlands

Encraft deliver Passivhaus homes in East Midlands

As part of a multi-million pound regeneration programme by east midlands homes (emh) to provide affordable housing in Derbyshire, consulting engineers Encraft provide Passivhaus consultancy to Passivhaus homes in the East Midlands.

14th January 2014

New Passivhaus Component Awards

New Passivhaus Component Awards

Passivhaus Institute launches Component Award for windows; winners will be announced at the 2014 International Passivhaus Conference in April 2014

13th January 2014

First version of 3D modelling interface for PHPP released

First version of 3D modelling interface for PHPP released

The Passivhaus Institut (PHI) has released the first version of designPH, a SketchUP plugin tool to input building geometry into PHPP

10th January 2014

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