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Airtightness Masterclass Review

Airtightness Masterclass Review

Held on the 17th November, the latest airtightness Masterclass was well received by delegates.

27th November 2014

How to Build a Passivhaus: Rules of Thumb.

How to Build a Passivhaus: Rules of Thumb.

The Trust are currently in the midst of working on a new guidance document intended as an introduction highlighting the key technical aspects of how to build a Passivhaus.

26th November 2014

University giants battle for largest UK non-residential Passivhaus

University giants battle for largest UK non-residential Passivhaus

University of East Anglia, and the University of Leicester both have schemes under construction vying for the largest, greenest non-residential UK Passivhaus development. Check out done our quick comparison to see how things are shaping up.

25th November 2014

Refurbishment Window Component Competition

Refurbishment Window Component Competition

Component Award announced by the Passive House Institue for windows in the context of refurbishments. Winners will be announced at the 2015 International Passivhaus Conference.

24th November 2014

Architype shortlisted for Sustainability Architect of the Year

Architype shortlisted for Sustainability Architect of the Year

Building Design magazine have announced their finalists for their annual architect of the year awards.

21st November 2014

Energy Efficiency the Passivhaus Way

Energy Efficiency the Passivhaus Way

Chris Parsons discusses Passivhaus in Planning and Building Control Today

21st November 2014

Heightened awareness of Passivhaus at 2014 UK Open Days

Heightened awareness of Passivhaus at 2014 UK Open Days

Many visitors took the opportunity to experience and learn the comforts of the Passivhaus standard first hand by visiting some of the 23 projects that opened for the annual Passivhaus Open Days.

20th November 2014

Residential developments race for title to become first Passivhaus in a National Park

Residential developments race for title to become first Passivhaus in a National Park

Residential Passivhaus developments in Dartmoor & South Downs National Parks have jumped the first planning hurdle; The race is now on to see who will claim the title of first Passivhaus in a National Park.

17th November 2014

Have you used Passivhaus to achieve zero carbon status?

Have you used Passivhaus to achieve zero carbon status?

If yes, this Show House magazine want to feature your project in their sustainability article.

17th November 2014

Lambeth Passivhaus development awaits planning decision

Lambeth Passivhaus development awaits planning decision

Currently submitted for planning approval, this street-side Lambeth block could become a Passivhaus scheme with minimal uptake in costs, due to its efficient form and orientation.

11th November 2014

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