Call for entries: UK Passivhaus Awards 2017
The 2017 UK Passivhaus Awards are open for submissions! We are looking for Passivhaus projects that are exemplary in architectural design and energy performance. All certified Passivhaus/EnerPHit projects in the UK are invited to enter. For detailed eligibility and submission requirements please click here.
This year there are two categories to enter.
Small Projects: Schemes with a treated floor area no greater than 500m2
Large Projects: Schemes with a treated floor area greater than 500m2
NB: Another category may be formed subject to project submissions.
2017 Awards Objectives
1: Celebrate that all Passivhaus buildings can be comfortable, healthy and beautifully designed.
2: Demonstrate that the Passivhaus standard can be applied successfully to any building type, new-build or retrofit.
3: Raise the profile and encourage uptake of the Passivhaus standard from large scale through to custom-build.
Benefits of Entering
The UK Passivhaus Awards are the only dedicated awards for Passivhaus in the UK.
All shortlisted projects in the awards will be promoted as exceptional examples of their sector through all the Passivhaus Trust marketing channels and the media.
The shortlisted projects will be featured prominently on the Passivhaus Trust website, which attracts 20,000-page impressions per month.
All shortlisted entrants and their projects will also be featured in a special edition of the Passivhaus Trust newsletter which reaches over 2,500 developers, housing associations, architects, engineering consultants and other organizations in 15 countries.
The finalists will be invited to present their project at the awards ceremony, due to take place in London in July 2017, to an audience of key industry professionals & Passivhaus experts.
UK Passivhaus Awards finalists will feature in a pop-up exhibition at the 2017 UK Passivhaus Conference and at other major Passivhaus events.
The winning projects will feature in a special edition of the Passivhaus Trust newsletter.
The submission deadline is the 10th April 2017. Shortlisted finalists will be announced in May. Winners will be decided by delegates of the UK Passivhaus Awards Ceremony on the 4th July in London.