UK Passivhaus Conference 2017 #UKPHC17

UK Passivhaus Conference 2017

Blog on #UKPHC17 looking at local authority projects underway in the UK, the costs of Passivhaus and uptake of Passivhaus around the world.

1st November 2017

Passivhaus Motorcycle Diaries Part 2 – From Vienna to Yorkshire

Bill Butcher in Slavonice

Bill Butcher’s diary/ blog on the International Passive House Conference in Vienna, and motorbike journey home with Nick Grant via Bratislava and Slavonice.

1st June 2017

Passivhaus Motorcycle Diaries Part 1 – From Yorkshire to Vienna

Passivhaus Motorcycle Diaries

Green Building Store Director Bill Butcher’s diary/ blog of his motorcycle odyssey with Nick Grant to the International Passive House Conference in Vienna.

1st June 2017

Passivhaus: international collaboration at its best #IPHC17

International Passive House Conference 2017 Vienna

Grounds for hope and optimism – reflections on the International Passive House Conference #IPHC17 from Green Building Store’s Chris Herring and Paul Smith.

8th May 2017

Golcar Passivhaus: Door thresholds

ompacfoam Door Threshold Installation Detail

Blog featuring 3D diagram showing door threshold detailing at Golcar Passivhaus, including use of Compacfoam rigid thermoplastic insulation.

13th March 2017

Step-by-step approach to retrofit

EnerPHit retrofit plan

Blog exploring the new EnerPHit Retrofit Plan, developed by the Passivhaus Institut, which explores a step-by-step approach to energy efficient retrofit.

24th January 2017

Guest Blog: Greener Planning Policy

Denby Dale Passivhaus at dusk

Blog looking at scope for local authorities to promote sustainability in the built environment given current English planning constraints.

4th October 2016

Golcar Passivhaus: UK Passivhaus Awards Finalist

UK Passivhaus Awards 2016

Blog sharing airtightness testing and final certification figures on the Golcar Passivhaus project, including client feedback and monitoring plans.

20th July 2016

20th International Passivhaus Conference 2016

Passivhaus Darmstadt

Chris Herring shares his reflections on the 20th International Passive House Conference, Darmstadt, April 2016.

25th April 2016

International Passivhaus Conference 2015

Pablo Neruda Passivhaus Primary school, Leipzig

This year the International Passivhaus Conference was held in the city of Leipzig. It is one of the German municipal authorities committed to Passivhaus.

21st April 2015

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