Rehau renews commitment to sustainability

Rehau renews commitment to sustainability

REHAU has renewed its membership to the Passivhaus Trust, reaffirming the company’s commitment to delivering the most sustainable and energy efficient solutions to its customers.   REHAU has been a member of the Passivhaus Trust since 2015, and offers a number of products which bear the Passivhaus Standard certification – namely

A Sterling Example of Passivhaus Best Practice

Passivhaus Best practice

A traditional Scottish village in Stirlingshire may not seem like the obvious location for a contemporary Passivhaus project. For chartered architect, Mhairi Grant and her architectural designer partner, Martin McCrae, however, the development of their new home, ‘Ostro’, provided the perfect opportunity to realise their ambitions for moving out of

Showing the potential of Passivhaus

Showing the potential of Passivhaus

The Kingspan TEK Building System of Structural Insulated Panels (SIPs) has been used to create a contemporary show home that blends ambitious architectural design with the meticulous energy efficiency requirements of the Passivhaus Standard, at the Potton Show Centre in St Neots.   HTA Design’s blueprint for the new Elsworth Show

Ecological building Masterclass 2017

Insulating and Achieving Airtightness with Cross Laminated Timber

Sustainable building products and Passivhaus project supplier, Ecological Building Systems, will bring together experts from across Europe on Thursday 11th May 2017 to hold the UK’s first ever masterclass in Cross Laminated Timber (CLT) design and construction.   A full day event designed specifically for architects, Passivhaus designers and construction professionals, the

Doors open on UK’s first permanent passivhaus showhome

Potton’s latest self build show home, built to Passivhaus standards and awaiting certification – exterior.

Self build specialist Potton has officially opened the doors to the UK’s first permanent self build Passivhaus show home at its dedicated show centre in St Neots, Cambridgeshire.   The much-anticipated show home, which has been designed to achieve the Passivhaus standard, will be the company’s sixth and most contemporary show