Tag Archives: Passiv Haus

Passive resistance

Passive resistance

This is the future – and it’s airtight. Leo Hickman visits Ireland’s revolutionary eco-home. It’s all so simple it makes you want to round up all the ministers currently talking so enthusiastically of building carbon neutral “eco-towns” and guide

Worlds greenest city and eco home?

Is the German city of Freiburg, theĀ  worlds greenest Eco City? Is the Passiv Haus the most effective and efficient Eco-Home? If so why are we not learning for eco-homes and eco-towns in the UK ?

Also, more on Eco Cities at Eco City 2008