The goal of the Perlita Project is to show a new path for low energy consumption buildings in Los Angeles and in Southern California through realistic, affordable and reproducible solutions.The main focus was the energy efficiency (...)
The Project was to construct a c.200sqm single storey detached 3/4-bedroom house in Carrickmines. We started on site in mid July 2018 and the house was PC certified in February 2019.Sustainability The site is in a beautiful serene (...)
The project brief was to design a CertifiedPassive House on a sloping site in Drumderry. The dwelling is approached frombelow. This family Bungalow achieved Passive House Certification and the Bungalow also has a Irish BER of A1 @ (...)
The house is located at SENAI, which is a school focused on developing construction labor (from Brick layers to Construction coordinators). This pilot project will be used to spread Passive House technologies: it will serve as a seminar room for hand labor, engineers, architects and anyone who is curious about it.
We also want to use this building to convince local manufacturers to produce the required high performance components. This will have a social impact, with teh creation of new jobs and knowledge sharing.
BR - 59290-972 , 0000 São Gonçalo do Amarante (Northeast) Brazil
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