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Forwards not backwards on climate

Forwards not backwards march Leeds May 7 2016

Green Building Store Director Chris Herring calls for strong Government support for energy efficiency, including Passivhaus and deep retrofit.

11th May 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

Cumberworth radical retrofit: It’s a wrap!

Conservatory outside thermal envelope at Cumberworth radical retrofit

Blog on completion of our radical ‘whole house’ retrofit project. The final airtightness test prompts changes to our wood burning stove specification.

9th March 2016

Passivhaus and UK policy: Denby Dale Passivhaus 5 years on

Denby Dale Passivhaus at dusk

Feedback from owners of one the UK’s first projects on what it is like to live in a Passivhaus and why the UK needs to embrace the passive house standard.

4th February 2016

The Den, Ansty Passivhaus

The Den, Ansty Passivhaus

Newbuild timber frame Passivhaus with MVHR heat recovery ventilation system designed, supplied and commissioned by Green Building Store.

10th December 2015

The Cropthorne Autonomous House

Cropthorne Autonomous House _South Exterior

The Cropthorne Autonomous House is an ambitious and inspiring low energy building project, with a space heating requirement of just 5 kWh/m²/yr. Green Building Store designed and supplied the MVHR heat recovery ventilation system for the project.

1st November 2015

Lancaster Cohousing scheme

Lancaster CoHousing Green Building Store MVHR design and supply

Green Building Store MVHR systems & water saving sanitaryware were specified for the award-winning 41 unit Lancaster Cohousing development.

22nd October 2015

Denby Dale Passivhaus: 5 years on

Denby Dale Passivhaus at dusk

“It’s been and continues to be a fascinating and rewarding learning experience over the last five years. We are convinced that Passivhaus will continue to grow because it is a WIN WIN WIN situation.” Geoff and Kate Tunstall report on life in the Denby Dale Passivhaus five years on.

21st September 2015

Pedalhaus: Le Tour de Huddersfield

Pedalhaus Tour De Huddersfield

PedalHaus tours are cycling tours for cyclists with an interest in eco architecture and have been growing thanks to AECB enthusiasts

18th May 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

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