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Cre8 Barn, Stirley Farm EnerPHit

Cre8 Barn exterior

Multi award-winning Passivhaus retrofit of a derelict barn into an eco exemplar education centre for Yorkshire Wildlife Trust.

3rd November 2015

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

International Passive House Conference 2014, Aachen Germany

Cre8 Barn at Stirley Community Farm at dusk

Presentation at the 2014 International Passive House conference entitled: “EnerPHit barn conversion: achieving high thermal performance & structural stability”.

29th April 2014

Stirley Farm EnerPHit : Completion!

Cre8 Barn interior with MVHR systems and ducting

Blog sharing on the Stirley Farm EnerPHit project sharing fiinal airtightness results plus thoughts and reflections on the EnerPHit passivhaus retrofit standard.

3rd March 2014

Passivhaus open days 2013

Denby Dale Passivhaus open day 2013

Blog on the Huddersfield 2013 passive house open days, looking at the growth and breadth of interest in the Passivhaus low energy standard.

11th November 2013

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: Heating, ventilation & lighting strategies

Underfloor heating at Cumberworth radical retrofit

Blog outlining the MVHR heat recovery ventilation, heating and lighting strategies at Cre8 Barn, Stirley Farm EnerPHit Passivhaus retrofit project.

3rd October 2013

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: ‘Elemental’ approach to the EnerPHit standard

Blog outlining ‘Elemental’ approach to EnerPHit Passivhaus retrofit certification and reasons we went down this route at Stirley Farm EnerPHit project.

26th August 2013

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: The roof

Roof at Cre8 barn at Stirley Community barn

Blog outlining the key insulation and airtightness strategies for the roof at the Cre8 Barn, Stirley Farm EnerPHit project.

12th May 2013

Stirley Farm EnerPHit: Door thresholds, airtightness & moisture monitoring

Insulation in roof at Stirley Community Farm barn

Blog on Cre8 Barn Passivhaus retrofit looking at the strategy for door thresholds plus airtightness measures and moisture monitoring at project.

11th May 2013

Stirley Community Farm: 3D model

Stirley Community Farm low energy refurbishment 3D model

SketchUp 3D model of Cre8 Barn, Stirley Farm EnerPHit project, illustrating the ‘box within a box’ design.

25th March 2013

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