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Report calls for immediate action on indoor air pollution

Report calls for immediate action on indoor air pollution

Poor indoor air quality in UK homes is at a scale and magnitude that needs immediate national-level attention and action, concluded a recent report with

Mini-Greenhouses: The Key to Gardening with Limited Space

Mini-Greenhouses: The Key to Gardening with Limited Space

Unfortunately for most urban residents they find themselves hard-pressed to exercise their green thumbs in the city, due to the fact that the majority have

Passivhaus

Creating an exceptional passivhaus home

A stylish Passivhaus home in South Manchester has achieved exceptional levels of airtightness through a combination of careful detailing and a high performance structure, provided by the Kingspan TEK Building System.   Steve and Mel Howarth hired certified Passivhaus designers, PHI Architects, to create their dream home.

Deep ecology

Low carbon energy system offers ‘near’ off-grid living

A concept home in north Yorkshire, claimed to be a new breed of energy efficient house features roof mounted solar panels and solar thermal panels

Project Dirt – put on your boots!

Project Dirt is a social networking platform connecting community projects with green and social benefits. It is a knowledge hub for learning, sharing, encouraging, supporting

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