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NEW Net Zero Carbon Tutorials

NEW Net Zero Carbon Tutorials

A NEW series of online Passivhaus tutorials kicks off with getting to net zero carbon.

6th April 2020

Curious Kids: Home learning resources

Curious Kids: Home learning resources

Shout-out to all the parents entertaining & expanding pupilís minds at home! Here is a handy list of free learning resources for a wide range of levels. (Including curious adults!)

30th March 2020

Construction in a time of Covid-19

Construction in a time of Covid-19

The Trust point towards some guidance that will help inform your position and wishing that you all remain safe and well.

25th March 2020

UK Passivhaus Awards Postponed

UK Passivhaus Awards Postponed

Due to the escalating severity of Covid-19, the Trust has taken the hard decision to postpone the UK Passivhaus Awards until 2021.

24th March 2020

Oak Tree Passivhaus vies for RIBA regional award

Oak Tree Passivhaus vies for RIBA regional award

Shortlisted for the RIBA North East Award, this Passivhaus is a single-family house built beside an oak tree on a large rear garden plot in Whickham, Tyneside.

17th March 2020

How to create a great Passivhaus awards entry?

How to create a great Passivhaus awards entry?

As the UK Passivhaus awards deadline approaches - here are 5 tips to improve your chances of getting shortlisted as a finalist.

16th March 2020

The Walled Garden

The Walled Garden

This stunning certified Passivhaus in Devon won planning permission under the 'exceptional design' clause of the NPPF - Paragraph 55 (now 79).

8th March 2020

Geanaisean Passivhaus: double award winner

Geanaisean Passivhaus: double award winner

The winner of the 2020 ASBP Awards is Geanaisean, a Passivhaus home in Strathpeffer in the Highlands, designed and built by MAKAR.

4th March 2020

2020 UK Passivhaus Awards are open for entries!

2020 UK Passivhaus Awards are open for entries!

Low on energy use, high on quality, and renowned as the gold standard for indoor comfort & building performance, the Awards will celebrate the best certified Passivhaus schemes from across the UK.

27th February 2020

Passivhaus Superstars

Passivhaus Superstars

Stand-out Passivhaus projects hit the headlines and our TV screens in 2019, with Goldsmith Street's RIBA Stirling Prize win, and Passivhaus builds explored by Kevin McCloud and Charlie Luxton on Channel 4. Find out more about some of these superstar schemes at London's Futurebuild in March.

17th February 2020