28 Mar '15, 7am

#Passivhaus News Our journey towards building a #lowcarbon, #affordable & #sustainable future just got easier. #straw

Build a Passivhaus out of straw! ModCell® , a Bristol based company, have been working closely with researchers from the University of Bath’s Department of Architecture & Civil Engineering on their straw panel technology as part of a £1.3million research project. They revealed at Ecobuild 2015, that the strawbale/ timber frame build system is the 1st Passivhaus certified straw bale component given the internationally recognised seal of approval from Passive House Institute . The Passivhaus accreditation covers whole building designs using the ModCell® design technology. There are now 26 standard construction details allowing whole building envelopes to be designed using the ModCell system including basement, wall and roof intersections as well as ceiling, partition and window details that can be used across Europe. Oliver Style of Progetic worked closely with ModCell® , he...

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