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Here you will find the latest UK Passivhaus news. View our most recent Passivhaus Trust monthly newsletters here. To get the latest news & events straight in your inbox sign-up to the PHT mailing list.

Midlothian Council walks the walk!

Midlothian Council walks the walk!

Midlothian Council is embarking on an ambitious Passivhaus housing programme, building 182 council homes to the standard, with more projects in the pipeline.

27th June 2022

Last chance to book: Summer Passivhaus Open Days

Last chance to book: Summer Passivhaus Open Days

Calling all Passivhaus enthusiasts! There is less than a week until the International Passivhaus Open Days commence. Book an in-person tour 24-26 June 2022.

16th June 2022

PHPP 10 has landed!

PHPP 10 has landed!

The latest iteration of the Passivhaus Planning Package software is now available in English. We look at what's new, and how to get hold of it.

14th June 2022

Council offices get EnerPHit uplift

Council offices get EnerPHit uplift

Eden District Council is undertaking a deep retrofit of an office building in Penrith in Cumbria aiming for the EnerPHit (Passivhaus retrofit) standard.

7th June 2022

Lessons on Passivhaus & Embodied Carbon

Lessons on Passivhaus & Embodied Carbon

Our recent Passivhaus & Embodied Carbon webinar, attended by almost 100 delegates, helped to address some misconceptions surrounding Passivhaus and embodied carbon.

1st June 2022

Concrete-free Passivhaus self build

Concrete-free Passivhaus self build

The Old Woodyard Passivhaus self-build avoided the use of concrete in its entire construction!

26th May 2022

RIBA Regional Winners 2022

RIBA Regional Winners 2022

The winners have been revealed for the 2022 RIBA Regional Awards, with two exemplary Passivhaus projects receiving Awards

24th May 2022

Passivhaus & Embodied Carbon: Date for your diary

Passivhaus & Embodied Carbon: Date for your diary

Join our webinar on 25 May 2022 to explore the relationship between Passivhaus and embodied carbon.

13th May 2022

Local Passivhaus policies

Local Passivhaus policies

The Passivhaus standard is becoming further adopted by local authorities across the UK as well as by the devolved Governments in Wales and Scotland. Here, we round up some of the latest policy updates.

6th May 2022

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass series wrapped

Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass series wrapped

We have been blown away by the appetite for the popular Passivhaus Retrofit Masterclass lecture series. Over the 6 sessions, we've hosted 12 knowledgeable speakers divulging their experiences with almost 1000 attendees.

29th April 2022