Passivhaus



Bonhill site earmarked for innovative Passivhaus development

A future housing development site in Bonhill has been chosen by West Dunbartonshire Council for a new pilot scheme of Passivhaus energy efficient homes.

Published 7 May 2021

Arc-Tech MU drafted in for Glasgow’s largest Passivhaus development

Multi-utilities works have commenced at one of Glasgow’s most significant residential developments.

Published 16 April 2021

Kingdom receives consent for £5m development of 30 new homes in Gauldry

Kingdom Housing Association has received planning consent for the construction of 30 new eco-friendly Passivhaus homes in Gauldry, Fife.  

Published 16 March 2021

Hanover Scotland gets go-ahead for first green social housing development

Hanover Scotland has received planning approval from Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park for its first social housing development to be built to Passivhaus standards.

Published 11 March 2021

Scotland's first community-owned Passivhaus Certified homes win SURF award

The Closeburn community-owned Passivhaus project, the first of its kind in Scotland, has won the “Housing and Regeneration” category at the SURF Awards 2020.

Published 5 March 2021

Passivhaus council homes in Dalkeith given green light

Midlothian Council's plans for a residential and retail development in Dalkeith have been given the green light.

Published 18 January 2021

Sanctuary’s Nitshill development wins best regeneration award at TIS event

Sanctuary Homes’ transformation of Newfield Square in Glasgow has been named best regeneration development at the TIS National Excellence Awards.

Published 25 November 2020

Tenants move into Scotland's first community-owned Passivhaus development

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

Council plan to bring Passivhaus homes to Dalkeith

Midlothian Council has submitted plans for a residential and retail development in Dalkeith.

Published 21 September 2020

West of Scotland Housing Association given green light for Glasgow’s largest Passivhaus development

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

Eildon tenants set to move into Passivhaus homes

Tenants moving into newly finished homes at Eildon’s Springfield Place development in St Boswells are set to benefit from dramatically cheaper fuel bills.

Published 12 March 2020

Sanctuary brings Passivhaus homes to Glasgow

Sanctuary Homes has seen two of its properties achieve the top energy efficiency rating in Scotland as part of a pilot project to deliver sustainable homes for the future.

Published 28 February 2020

Eildon moves step closer to more Borders Passivhaus homes

Eildon Housing’s plans to deliver more green homes in the Borders moved another step closer this week.

Published 21 February 2020

Sarah Lewis: Affordable Passivhaus homes

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

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