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What does the NZEB EU directive mean for you...

Aug 04, 2016

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From January 2019 every new public building in the EU will have to be designed to nearly zero energy building (NZEB [more]
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Smart measures to improve the BER of your ho...

Nov 13, 2015

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IT DOESN’T have to cost the earth to improve the Building Energy Rating of your home. According to Brian Cashman, l [more]
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Press Release

Nov 10, 2015

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Nearly Zero Energy Buildings Open Doors Days: 13th – 15th November 2015 Ireland’s third nationwide NZEB Open Doors [more]
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The old and new in North Co. Dublin

Nov 10, 2015

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Portmarnock, Co. Dublin Your chance to visit a new passive house in Portmarnock and an 1870s gate lodge in Balbrigg [more]
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Engineering Building… NUI Galway

Nov 04, 2015

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Located in the Northern Campus of NUI Galway, the New Engineering Building is conceived as a ‘Pavilion in the Park’ [more]
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Post Occupancy Monitoring

Oct 29, 2015

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When one decides to embark on a low energy building project, acres of text are often devoted to reporting on the de [more]
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Step-by-step Enerphit Retrofit: Coordinated ...

Oct 15, 2015

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EuroPHit – Retrofitting one step at a time This existing 1960s house in Wicklow is undergoing a deep retrofit to ac [more]
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Airtightness – what’s it all about?

Oct 10, 2015

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Most new homes and many refurbished homes are now being made ‘airtight’ – and even tested for ‘airtightness’ – but [more]
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Self Build – the Blogger’s view – one ...

Oct 07, 2015

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Seamus Sheehy is building his own passive house in Newbridge, Co. Kildare and has created his own blog detailing pr [more]
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  • Together We Stand

    The fifth annual NZEB Open Doors will take place during a weekend in Spring 2018, where owners of low energy buildings will open their doors to the public nationwide. The event will enable the public to visit examples of Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) in order to inspire them to aim for similar standards for their own building or renovation projects.

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