A new £1.5 million early learning and childcare centre in West Lothian has become Scotland's first local authority educational facility to achieve official Passivhaus certification.
Published 24 February 2021
Innovative plans to make the new Currie Community High School one of the most energy efficient high schools in Scotland have been unveiled by the City of Edinburgh Council.
Published 18 February 2021
A Passivhaus-standard building which will combine a nursery and accessible council homes designed for older people is the subject of a new planning application submitted to the City of Edinburgh Council.
Published 5 February 2021
Midlothian Council's plans for a residential and retail development in Dalkeith have been given the green light.
Published 18 January 2021
Work is progressing well on the new £1.5 million state-of-the-art Early Learning and Childcare (ELC) centre in Blackridge.
Published 11 November 2020
Three families have moved into Scotland’s first community-owned Passivhaus homes which have been developed by Nith Valley LEAF Trust (NVLT) in partnership with Dumfries and Galloway Small Communities Housing Trust (DGSCHT).
Published 21 October 2020
West of Scotland Housing Association (WSHA) has received planning consent from Glasgow City Council for its landmark Passivhaus social housing development in Glasgow’s East End.
Published 21 July 2020
Plans to build the first public non domestic building designed and constructed to Passivhaus standards in Scotland reached an important milestone this week.
Published 5 March 2020
Eildon Housing’s plans to deliver more green homes in the Borders moved another step closer this week.
Published 21 February 2020
Sarah Lewis, associate director: architecture at Hamson Barron Smith (HBS), describes the company’s use of Passivhaus as its benchmark performance standard.
Published 10 October 2019
A development of council homes in Norwich was last night named the UK's best new building after winning prestigious 2019 Stirling Prize.
Published 9 October 2019
The development at Cunningham House, which is Glasgow’s first Passivhaus development for social rent, was formally opened on Friday 30th of August.
Published 3 September 2019
Building work has started on three family-sized passivhaus certified homes in the village of Closeburn in Dumfries and Galloway.
Published 26 June 2019
Councillors in Edinburgh have approved funding proposals which will see the first Passivhaus schools in Scotland constructed in the capital.
Published 17 October 2018
A new service will be launched tomorrow which aims to provide affordable, Passivhaus-standard social housing in Scotland.
Published 12 June 2017