Social housing development wins Stirling Prize for first time

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

Glasgow's first Passivhaus development for social rent opens

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

Work starts on Scotland’s first community-owned Passivhaus certified homes

Building work has started on three family-sized passivhaus certified homes in the village of Closeburn in Dumfries and Galloway.

Published 26 June 2019

Scotland’s first Passivhaus schools edge closer with Edinburgh funding agreement

Councillors in Edinburgh have approved funding proposals which will see the first Passivhaus schools in Scotland constructed in the capital.

Published 17 October 2018

Architects launch affordable Passivhaus service for Scottish social housing sector

A new service will be launched tomorrow which aims to provide affordable, Passivhaus-standard social housing in Scotland.

Published 12 June 2017

Highland home announced as finalist in 2016 UK Passivhaus Awards

A low energy home in the Highlands designed by HLM Architects has been announced as a finalist in the Rural category for the 2016 UK Passivhaus Awards.

Published 1 June 2016

BMJ Architects receives Scotland’s first commercial Passivhaus accreditation

A nursery in Aberdeen has become the first commercial project in Scotland to be accredited by Passivhaus.

Published 27 May 2016