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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.

Wye not wood named Southside Hereford winners

Wye not wood named Southside Hereford winners

Following an incredibly competitive nine-month design competition, we are delighted to reveal the winners of the 2022 Southside Hereford University Design Challenge.

27th July 2022

Feeling the heat?

Feeling the heat?

UK temperatures top 40C. Experts warn the UK's housing stock must be resilient to rising heat levels, with retrofitting of older properties also needed.

19th July 2022

Cake & debate! It's another PHT Anniversary

Cake & debate! It's another PHT Anniversary

This summer we opened our first hybrid event to celebrate the Trust's twelfth anniversary and debate Passivhaus, net-zero, & retrofit.

15th July 2022

Passivhaus on-demand: training & resources

Passivhaus on-demand: training & resources

Discover our latest Passivhaus on-demand training right at your fingertips! Get up to speed with a variety of timely topics including retrofit, embodied carbon, summer comfort and more.

14th July 2022

Summer Comfort training - FREE for all!

Summer Comfort training - FREE for all!

Keep your cool and achieve optimal summer comfort for your Passivhaus project, by accessing our on-demand training on avoiding overheating risks.

12th July 2022

Passivhaus Bill proposed for Scottish Parliament

Passivhaus Bill proposed for Scottish Parliament

The proposed Domestic Building Environmental Standards (Scotland) Bill is out for consultation until 27 July 2022

7th July 2022

PHT Anniversary Party & Debate

PHT Anniversary Party & Debate

Our first in-person/ hybrid event in two years, well be celebrating our 12th anniversary in style and hope to spark some lightbulb moments with our topical debates on net zero, efficiency first, retrofit, and more.

4th July 2022

Experiencing Passivhaus summer comfort

Experiencing Passivhaus summer comfort

As part of London Climate Action Week, the UK 2022 Passivhaus Open Days saw a welcome return to in-person visits.

30th June 2022

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.

29th June 2022

Frankfurt hospital: a Passivhaus world first

Frankfurt hospital: a Passivhaus world first

After a decade of planning & development, a big congratulations to all the team involved in delivering the first hospital certified to Passivhaus. If we can build hospitals to meet Passivhaus standard, there are no excuses for anything else!

23rd June 2022