11 Dec '17, 1pm

Very nice #Passivhaus Plus home by @berearchitects

was proposed by Brenda and Robert Vale who published The Autonomous House in 1975, ‘offering solutions to the problems of living in a way that does not despoil the earth.’ The Vales proposed: ‘a house that is independent of the mains services of gas, water, electricity and drainage, and uses instead the ‘income’ of sun, wind and rain to service itself and process its own waste.’ The overall aim was to ‘spend income, not capital.’ Two years of monitoring at Lark Rise has shown that when battery storage is installed in 2018, this objective will be achievable. As such, Lark Rise demonstrates the potential for the UK government to drive policy initiatives that will save money that will otherwise be required for power stations to supply the alternative business-led scenario. Gentle nudging of market forces can provide a new focus for UK industry to facilitate a joined-up plan t...

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2017 Passivhaus Open Days - Passivhaus News

passivhaustrust.org.uk 05 Dec '17, 9am

Passivhaus buildings of all typologies & scales exist in various contexts. Many Passivhaus projects across the globe were ...

Carrstone House certified to #Passivhaus Plus

passivhaustrust.org.uk 15 Dec '17, 11am

Originally going down the eco route was suggested by the planner who had refused a previous scheme. The client were not av...

Watch Lloyd Alter talk about Passivhaus in Portugal

Watch Lloyd Alter talk about Passivhaus in Port...

treehugger.com 05 Dec '17, 4pm

There was a Passivhaus conference in Aviero, Portugal, recently; The 5th Passivhaus Portugal Conference 2017 occurred on t...

Happy #StAndrewsDay Full house at #ScotlandBuild #Passivhaus talks

Happy #StAndrewsDay Full house at #ScotlandBuil...

passivhaustrust.org.uk 30 Nov '17, 10am

The Passivhaus Trust organised an afternoon of Passivhaus talks in conjunction with Scotland Build 2017 during their susta...

#Passivhaus projects amongst #winners & highly commended @MyHomebuilding

#Passivhaus projects amongst #winners & highly ...

passivhaustrust.org.uk 30 Nov '17, 9am

There is many a building ripe for conversion in our urban areas, and this Beehive House is a shining example of how to do ...

Spreading the Passivhaus love - short blog on this year's #Huddersfield #Passivhaus Open Days:

Spreading the Passivhaus love - short blog on t...

greenbuildingstore.co.uk 04 Dec '17, 12pm

As usual, we found the Open Days both tiring and enjoyable. We genuinely enjoy the Open Days as a way of spreading the Pas...

Free airtesting!

passivhaustrust.org.uk 30 Nov '17, 3pm

Free airtightness testing offer for PHT members Build Test Solutions Ltd is an exciting new tech start-up business looking...

Rise in Singapore home loan rates likely to continue

Rise in Singapore home loan rates likely to con...

iproperty.com.sg 11 Dec '17, 3pm

Just as the property market picks up, so do home loan rates . 3 of the local Singapore banks have raised their home loan r...

What to Do If Your Home #Loan Gets Rejected?

What to Do If Your Home #Loan Gets Rejected?

iproperty.com.sg 13 Dec '17, 2am

Imagine a situation where you just got to know that your home loan application has been rejected. What now? Before you whi...

Gillespie Grapevine: A Place to Call Home

oceanhomemag.com 09 Dec '17, 5pm

Gillespie Grapevine: A Place to Call Home The latest in oceanfront real estate developments from Los Cabos to Miami By Mel...

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greenbuildingstore.co.uk 14 Dec '17, 12pm

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Owl spotted at Bedok South home

channelnewsasia.com 11 Dec '17, 7am

SINGAPORE: A Bedok South resident woke up to a surprise on Monday morning (Dec 11) when she discovered a barn owl perched ...