|Location: Machynlleth, Powys|
|Completion Status: Completed August 2008||Occupancy: Occupied January 2009|
|Architect: JPW Construction||Consultant: JPW Construction|
|Contractor: JPW Construction||Client: Powys County Council|
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WINNER: UK Passivhaus Awards 2013 - Non-domestic Category.
Canolfan Hyddgen, completed in January 2009, is a multi-occupancy Passivhaus office building and IT learning facility in Machynllleth, Wales. The building provides IT provision for the adjacent school, night classes, facilities for adult learners, meeting rooms, a drop-in centre and council service point.
- First non-domestic certified Passivhaus office in the UK
- BREEAM rating of excellent with a score of 84.43%
- The first building in the world to achieve BREEAM & Passivhaus certifications simultaneously
- Actual building performance mirrors or exceeds predicted PHPP values