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ScotlandTigh-Na-Cladach affordable housing: 1 Passivhaus home & 2 low-energy homes

The Tigh-Na-Cladach development is located in the Scottish county of Argyll and Bute. The study investigated 1 semi-detached Passivehaus Standard house and 2 semi-detached low-energy houses. All are constructed using prefabricated closed panel timber...
  • Domestic
  • Shared ownership
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South WestThe Main Place, Coleford Community Centre - Building Performance Evaluation

The Coleford Community Centre, known as ‘The Main Place’ is a two storey community centre incorporating a public library and IT suite, adult learning and disability centre, community offices, a large community hall with catering/ kitchen facilities...
  • Non-domestic
  • Public Service
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EastHastoe HA - 14 Passivhaus at Wimbish

The development consists of 14 Passivhaus certified dwellings: 6 apartments, 4 mid terrace houses, 4 end terrace houses. The structure is solid wall consisting lightweight, thin-joint block and external wall insulation. HVAC services are MVHR, solar thermal...
  • Domestic
  • Mixed tenure
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Yorkshire & HumberMonitoring of an estate near Rotherham

These four dwelling are a mix of two Code 5 timber frame closed panel construction and two Code 3 cavity wall construction dwellings.  The Code 5 utilises an ASHP, supplemented by solar water heating panels and solar PV, while the Code 3 uses an efficient...
  • Domestic
  • Social lease
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LondonThames Valley Houses in Feltham

The social housing scheme in Feltham was designed to demonstrate that affordable housing can be highly energy efficient. It consists of 10 council houses built to Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4. There were two BPE case study dwellings: a 4-bedroom...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent
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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
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South WestCode Level 5 Homes: Lyndhurst Crescent, Swindon

The Lyndhurst Crescent project is a social housing scheme intended to provide an innovative approach to affordable mixed tenure housing design, procurement and finance, with large scale delivery potentials. It consists of 13 council houses built to Code...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent
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ScotlandPlummerswood

Plummerswood is a Passivhaus Certified building designed on ecological design principles to create a healthy, comfortable, energy efficient home. The aim was to use mechanical systems only in so far as they were necessary and to ensure that they were...
  • Domestic
  • Private
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ScotlandThe Quarries – Housing for over 55s

The Quarries development consists of 58 2-Person flats over 2-storeys arranged around a central courtyard with a communal hub containing resident's lounge, tea kitchen, offices and meeting rooms. The complex provides new amenity homes for rent for tenants...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent
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South WestEstover Community College

The BPE study of Estover College found that overall the new the school campus is very successful in delivering its primary function of providing facilities and an environment conducive to good teaching and learning. Occupant satisfaction is extremely...
  • Education (secondary school)
  • Non-domestic
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