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What to expect at the 2018 UK Passivhaus Conference

What to expect at the 2018 UK Passivhaus Conference

The Trust's top highlights and what not to miss at Passivhaus & the road to zero carbon.

8th November 2018

Better buildings by design

Better buildings by design

Nick Grant and Sally Godber delivered a Passivhaus Masterclass to an audience keenly engaged by the question of how to make better buildings by design, and within budget.

3rd November 2018

The 2018 UK Passivhaus Award Winners are...

The 2018 UK Passivhaus Award Winners are...

Now in its sixth year, the 2018 UK Passivhaus Awards celebrates the best certified Passivhaus schemes from across the UK. Congratulations to the 2018 UK Passivhaus Award winners.

25th October 2018

UK's first pre-certified step-by-step EnerPHit

UK's first pre-certified step-by-step EnerPHit

A 1978 mid-terrace townhouse in London has become the first certified step-by-step EnerPHit retrofit in the UK. The 3-storey property is both home and project of architect Harry Paticas, of PHT member Arboreal Architecture.

20th October 2018

Sustainable design as standard, not specialism

Sustainable design as standard, not specialism

Now in its fourth year, the Passivhaus Student Competition returns, teaching students to design climate-responsive architecture as standard, and inspiring the next generation of designers to create integrated durable green solutions.

18th October 2018

Awards Finalists scoop other accolades

Awards Finalists scoop other accolades

RDA and Ruth Butler Architects may not have won the Passivhaus Trust accolade, but their exemplar projects have been rewarded with other renowned sustainability titles.

12th October 2018

Passivhaus Trust seek lead author for costs & benefits guide

Passivhaus Trust seek lead author for costs & benefits guide

The Passivhaus Trust is seeking to engage a lead author to analyse the additional costs of delivering a Passivhaus project compared to a Building Regulations compliant equivalent.

10th October 2018

Old Forge Passivhaus receives certification

Old Forge Passivhaus receives certification

This new build is an example of how versatile the Passivhaus standard is. After overcoming strict planning permission regulations, this project achieved Passivhaus certification in June 2018.

9th October 2018

Near/zero carbon & Passivhaus case studies

Near/zero carbon & Passivhaus case studies

Hear from the latest projects pushing Passivhaus boundaries and stretching for zero carbon solutions.

1st October 2018

Cannock Mill Cohousing nears completion

Cannock Mill Cohousing nears completion

Nearly a decade since its first conception, a Passivhaus cohousing project of 23 homes at Cannock Mill in Colchester is nearing completion. Members of the group are now planning planting for their gardens, and looking forward to moving in to their new homes.

1st October 2018

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