Category Archives: Passive House

Are EU States forgetting about energy efficiency?

EurActiv published an article exposing that Member States are not committed enough to achieve their energy efficiency target, particularly in … Continue reading...

New EU guide: The EU sends a signal in favour of energy-efficient buildings

How to use EU Cohesion policy funding to finance the energy renovation of buildings? This is the question answered by … Continue reading...

Can Europe deliver clean air?

Did you know Europeans spend 90% of their time indoors? This was just one of many figures presented by … Continue reading...

STAY COOL THIS SUMMER: Top tips to insulate your house

The warmth and sunshine of the summer months are upon us and thus we bring you top tips of how … Continue reading...

A Walk to Remember: Polyurethane Throughout the Ages Chapter 6: 1990’s

We have come quite some way since the beginning of our journey in Chapter 1, when we spoke of … Continue reading...

Stay Grounded with Passive House Flooring

Did you know that buildings in the EU account for more than 40% of the European Union’s energy consumption? It … Continue reading...

The Hour is Now

This Saturday, 23 March at 8.30pm, Earth Hour is upon us. Hundreds of millions of people will turn off … Continue reading...

The Polyurethanes Passive House Walkthrough

Chapter 3 – The Bedroom

Following on from Chapter 1 and Chapter 2 of the Polyurethane Passive House walkthrough in … Continue reading...

A Passive House Windows Narrative


The Polyurethanes Passive House, a project launched on 1 September 2011, documents the construction of a passive house from … Continue reading...

The Polyurethane Passive House Walkthrough

Chapter 2 – The Kitchen

Following on from Chapter 1 of our Polyurethane Passive House Walkthrough, we present to you … Continue reading...