Now available: BUILDINGS SECTOR GUIDEThe sector guide is an advocacy aid for businesses in the building sector who needs inspiration on how to convince building owners and investors, city planners and policy makers to choose...
This report outlines the specification for designing an Active House, described as a building that combines energy efficiency with specific attention to the indoor climate and focusing on user’s health and well-being. The scope of this specification...
The Alliance is established to support the development of the Active House vision of buildings that create healthier and more comfortable lives for their occupants without a negative impact on the climate. The main objectives of the Alliance are to...
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This specification is intended to be a guide for designing an Active House, as a building that combines energy efficiency with specific attention to the indoor climate and focus on user’s health and well-being. The scope of this specification is...
With Active House there is another concept used in HoTT, namely Slimbouwen. In brief Slimbouwen is about using less material, adaptability of buildings and making the process of building more effective.
LichtAktiv Haus offers a high standard of living full of fresh air and
daylight while covering its entire energy demand, including electricity,
through renewable energy.
This is a particular challenge when renovating older homes as they often...
The symposium brings together stakeholders from the construction sector, including architects, engineers, researchers, universities, investors, construction companies and manufacturers, who will discuss the expectations to future buildings...
The Zero Emission Conference is the largest of its kind in Scandinavia. The two day programme spans across a wide range of topics and perspectives, from the visions to the specific solutions.
UIA (The International Union of Architects) is a professional network that unites architects worldwide. In December 2009 at the UN Conference on Climate Change, COP15, UIA launched their strategy Sustainable by Design to enable the development of...