87 Reports

South WestRowan House Passivhaus Housing for Exeter City Council

Rowan House Passivhaus Housing, is an exemplar sustainable housing development of 3 flats (1 two-bed and 2 one-bed) built with a heavyweight masonry construction -  externally insulated masonry walls, hard plastered inside and timber cut roof construction....
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

South EastCentenary Quay In-use and Post Occupancy Study

This is an in-use performance analysis and post-occupancy evaluation of three monitored dwellings constructed as part of the first phase of Centenary Quay development near Southampton. The 3 terraced houses studied are constructed to Code 3 using load...
  • Domestic
  • Private

South EastCentenary Quay Fabric and District Heating Performance Study

This report covers the post-construction and early occupancy BPE study of the first phase at Centenary Quay, Southampton. Four dwelling are included in this study. The site is supplied by a combined Heat and Power (CHP) district heating network, served...
  • Domestic
  • Mixed tenure

Northern IrelandDungannon Passivhaus

This scheme of five homes timber framed homes is certified to Passivhaus Standard and achieved Level Four of The Code for Sustainable Homes. A mechanical ventilation with heat recovery system is used to meet the necessary ventilation levels in an efficient...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

East MidlandsCode 5 Study: Cross Street, Gainsborough

Four new build houses built to CSH level 5, using a fabric first approach with minimal renewable technologies. The houses comprise of SIPs panel construction, with triple glazing, PV panels, MVHR, gas combi boilers, and rainwater harvesting. There is...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

Yorkshire & HumberIn-use and Post Occupancy Evaluation in Low Carbon Apartments

This study focuses on a development in West Yorkshire completed in 2011. The site consists of 14 flats and a communal area, which are home to individuals over the age of 55. The properties are constructed to Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4. The properties...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent

South EastPremier Inn and Beefeater Restaurant, Burgess Hill

The Premier Inn, Burgess Hill is a 60 bedroom hotel with a 220 cover Beefeater bar and restaurant adjacent. The Burgess Hill development represents a continuation of Whitbread’s sustainability policy with challenging targets of a 70% reduction in carbon...
  • Hotel and other residential accommodation
  • Non-domestic

ScotlandBRE Scotland Innovation Park Visitor Centre

The BRE Scotland Innovation Park, located on the site of the Ravenscraig regeneration development on the edge of Glasgow, aims to showcase the future of Scottish housing. The single storey, open plan Visitor Centre was the first building to be constructed...
  • Non-domestic
  • Office