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Making Net Zero happen: Pledges to Policy

Making Net Zero happen: Pledges to Policy

Excellent resources to empower Local Authorities to realise their climate emergency declarations, be in control of their energy agendas, and implement solutions now!

11th August 2020

We are hiring! Marketing & Events Coordinator

We are hiring! Marketing & Events Coordinator

We are looking for an exceptional communicator/ marketeer specialising in sustainable zero carbon buildings to join our team.

30th July 2020

2020 Passivhaus Student Competition Winners

2020 Passivhaus Student Competition Winners

From a regenerative primary school in Nottingham to a floating educational center in the Isles of Scilly, the winners of the fifth and final Passivhaus Student Competition are revealed.

20th July 2020

PHPP and SAP - two approaches, one goal

PHPP and SAP - two approaches, one goal

PHT, AECB, & Elmhurst Energy collaborate to present government and industry with a proposal that will allow direct and fair comparison between all homes whatever their type or level of energy performance.

17th July 2020

Good start to UK's Green Recovery

Good start to UK's Green Recovery

Read the Trust's response to the Chancellors 2020 summer budget announcement - to protect jobs, create thousands more and including details of a green homes grant.

8th July 2020

Passivhaus Homes on Ashden win

Passivhaus Homes on Ashden win

PHT member Passivhaus Homes share their thoughts on what it means to win a 2020 Ashden Award for Sustainable Built Environments in the UK.

6th July 2020

Demystifying Passivhaus airtightness

Demystifying Passivhaus airtightness

The Passivhaus Trust's new Good Practice Guide to Airtightness demystifies the process of achieving an airtight building, and will help all project teams successfully pass their airtightness test through careful design, communication and detailing on site.

20th June 2020

Passivhaus Easi Guide

Passivhaus Easi Guide

A must have design tool - 10 illustrated tips for creating Passivhaus & zero carbon buildings

17th June 2020

Passivhaus projects up for RIBA Regional Awards

Passivhaus projects up for RIBA Regional Awards

This year's RIBA Awards are back on, with judges soon to be visiting shortlisted projects. A new emphasis on sustainability in the judging criteria sees Passivhaus projects winning recognition for their excellence - four projects are on the regional shortlists this year.

10th June 2020

Buildings not forgotten in Greenpeace Green Recovery

Buildings not forgotten in Greenpeace Green Recovery

Plans for a greener, cleaner, fairer future in latest report published by Greenpeace. Passivhaus has been identified as a solution for delivering green buildings in a post-Covid19 Green Recovery.

4th June 2020