Making Net Zero Happen
This FAQs document draws on industry and governmental research and feedback from the construction market. The FAQs are intended as a helpful tool for local authorities who are considering adopting the Passivhaus Standard in order to create low energy new-build council homes for direct delivery programmes.
This includes answers to questions such as:
- Why do we need a low energy design strategy?
- What is the Passivhaus standard?
- What are the key benefits of a Passivhaus approach?
- How can we minimise the cost of Passivhouse?
The document is intended to be read as a supporting appendix to the Low Energy Design Strategy Proposal Template, to assist with internal consultation for teams seeking approval to target the Passivhaus standard.