Tag: salford

Largest Passivhaus affordable housing scheme in the North West completes

Greenhaus – the largest Passivhaus Classic certified development in the North West – has completed, bringing 96 affordable homes to Chapel Street in Salford.

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Salford’s Energy House releases first results

The first results from the research collaboration between The University of Salford, Barratt Developments, Bellway, and Saint-Gobain, have been released as the project celebrates its first anniversary.

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New research into heating homes with infrared systems

Leeds Beckett University is leading a new project to investigate the benefits of using infrared heating systems in homes. The research will gather wider data on the effectiveness of different types of infrared heating, to produce recommendations for future infrared heating evaluation field trials. The project is led by Professor David Glew, Director of the […]

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Bellway’s The Future Home uses evohome smart thermostat

Resideo has worked with Bellway, with its Honeywell Home evohome smart thermostat installed alongside a low carbon heating system inside The Future Home as part of Energy House 2.0 at the University of Salford. Energy House 2.0 is a collaborative project between partners including the University of Salford, Bellway, Barratt Developments, and Saint-Gobain. Resideo has […]

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Energy House 2.0 opens in Salford

A facility designed to help create the energy efficient homes of the future has opened at the University of Salford. Energy House 2.0 will research and test new ways of powering, heating and insulating homes, making them more energy efficient and helping to meet new standards which require a significant reduction in carbon emissions for […]

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Salford City Council searching for green champions

Salford City Council has received funding from the Homes As Energy Systems project to upgrade two homes to be carbon neutral exemplars – and they are searching for residents to apply for the retrofits. Salford residents can now apply to be ‘green champions’ and receive up to £50,000 of measures to retrofit their home to […]

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EV workshop from Salford’s Energy House

The University of Salford’s Energy House is running a free two-day workshop later this month, focusing on how electric vehicles can contribute to a Net Zero carbon economy.  The event is aimed at small and medium sized businesses in Greater Manchester and will take place face-to-face as well as being livestreamed. The Greater Manchester Clean […]

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