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Norwich sets sights on UK Passivhaus capital!

Norwich sets sights on UK Passivhaus capital!

Norwich is emerging as a leader for the Passivhaus movement in the UK with a number of significant large scale residential projects under development.

28th May 2015

University of Leicester's Centre for Medicine nears completion

University of Leicester's Centre for Medicine nears completion

On track to be the UK's largest commercial Passivhaus, the University of Leicester's £42 million development nears its September 2015 completion date.

27th May 2015

5 reasons to get involved with the UK Passivhaus Conference

5 reasons to get involved with the UK Passivhaus Conference

We could have listed many more than 5, but we restrained ourselves. Find out why you should come along to the 2015 UK Passivhaus Conference and take advantage of the early bird discount.

26th May 2015

Passivhaus JOB! Taylor Kay seek Architect/Part II assistant

Passivhaus JOB! Taylor Kay seek Architect/Part II assistant

Passivhaus Trust members Taylor Kay Architecture are seeking an experienced Part II architect assistant or recently qualified Part III Architect eager to work on Passivhaus projects and join their sustainable design led practice.

21st May 2015

Saint-Gobain 'Multi-Comfort' school building starts on site

Saint-Gobain 'Multi-Comfort' school building starts on site

The construction of a multi-purpose sports hall designed using Saint-Gobain's Multi-Comfort concept has started on site.

19th May 2015

UK Passivhaus Awards - A look back

UK Passivhaus Awards - A look back

5 years on from when the Trust began, we feel like its a good time for reflection. As a special feature at this years Awards ceremony, where we will celebrate our 5th anniversary, we will be taking a look back at how the first UK Passivhaus Award winners from 2012 are performing.

18th May 2015

Hereford Archive accommodates students site visit

Hereford Archive accommodates students site visit

Award winning Hereford Archive and Record Centre recently opened its doors to students seeking to experience a Passivhaus building at first hand. The site visit forms part of a pilot Passivhaus student competition

13th May 2015

Overheating risks in eco homes

Overheating risks in eco homes

An article was recently featured in the Daily Mail concerning overheating risks in eco homes. The Trust highlight the importance of seasonal shading and glazing for winter and summer comfort.

11th May 2015

Passivhaus proves popular at Green Sky Thinking  2015

Passivhaus proves popular at Green Sky Thinking 2015

Green Sky Thinking is an annual, week long, London-wide events programme for built environment and property professionals highlighting innovative practice on how we 'design in' sustainability for London.

8th May 2015

Passivhaus JOB! Jim Miller Design seeks Architectural Freelancer

Passivhaus JOB! Jim Miller Design seeks Architectural Freelancer

PHT member Jim Miller Design is seeking an Architectural Freelancer to work on UK Passivhaus & low energy design.

7th May 2015

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