The Julio Prestes apartment complex provides a green living environment for residents without sacrificing quality. Developed by the Brazilian government’s PPP Habitacional, a public-private housing partnership, the apartments house (...)
The First ECO-SANDWICH® House is a unique example of a holistic and innovative approach to sustainable architecture. The house is the first of twelve planned passive house energy standard multi-family houses in the green area of City (...)
Flatmettoekomst is a net zero energy retrofit of apartment buildings dated from the early sixties of last century. The project consist of 48 apartments. Currently an additional 80 apartments are retrofitted with the same concept.This (...)
The existing building and its extension both made of local wood species (frames, floors, frames and cladding) achieves a high level of energy performance, while reducing the carbon footprint of the whole because the materials used come from either local production (wood) or recycling (insulation in recycled cotton wadding) .The choice of these materials was also motivated by their low impact on the health of those who carried out the work, as well as that of the workers. occupants places.We go through this book, comfort (thermal, acoustic, lighting etc ...) and the good health of users and the environment.