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Overview of Housing Standards Review 1.30 MB

The Housing Standards Review, published by the Department for Communities and Local...
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The Big Debate ‘Sustainability is more than just energy? - AECB is moving on’ 1.02 MB

Evening panel discussion on AECB, ecological building and wider sustainability issues,...
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Building Fabric – Why engineers should be involved 9.73 MB

An article for the AECB by Sally Godber Low carbon new buildings are often designed...
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Passivhaus ventilation: It's not a lot of hot air 469.17 KB

If you believe some of the things you hear about Passivhaus, you might think each...
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Air Source Heat Pumps - Friend or Foe? 462.82 KB

Heat pumps have for a long time been presented as a'green' and 'cost effective' heating...
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The Green Deal: will it deliver? 597.63 KB

Following on from the AECB's recent key role in strategically and technically supporting...
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The History of Superinsulated Houses in North America 2.68 MB

This presentation will be a chronological account of important developments in superinsulation...
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Passivhaus vs. the UK approach – a non technical comparison of the different principles 172.70 KB

I’ve been working with Passivhaus for a year now, having previously worked with...
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First Passivhaus offices to be certified in the UK 468.23 KB

Low energy should equal low carbon, yes, but enhanced comfort levels are what John...
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Domestic Passivhaus First to be Certified 392.94 KB

The aim of this project by AECB member company, JPW construction was to achieve an...
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Air Source Heat Pumps 212.67 KB

Lack of data makes it hard to be sure whether this technology really performs effectively,...
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The impact of Thermal bypass 1.55 MB

Convective thermal bypass is, in essence, a catch all term for various types of air...