Passivhaus & Summer Comfort

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About this Event

Recent summer heatwaves have shown us all just how crucial it is to address the risk of overheating in both new and existing buildings. As our climate continues to warm, this concern grows. It’s time to take action. Don’t miss this chance to learn how Passivhaus can keep our homes cool and comfortable even during the hottest months.

Join us online on the 26th June for the third instalment of our 2024 Passivhaus Social Housing series: ‘Passivhaus + Summer Comfort’. Dive into the world of Passivhaus, a comfort-driven approach that effectively mitigates the risk of summer overheating.

This webinar is free for social housing providers and local authorities.  Register now & gain insights from leading experts at the forefront of Passivhaus delivery:

14:00 – 14:10  |  Welcome: Paul Bourgeois, Passivhaus Trust and event sponsors

14:10 – 14:25  |  Shading and Cooling Strategies: Nick Grant, Elemental Solutions

14:25 – 14:40  |  Risks and Stress Testing: A Certifier’s Perspective: Sally Godber, WARM

14:40 – 14:55  |  Adaptation to Increasing Temperatures: Jae Cotterell, Passivhaus Homes

14:55 – 15:10  |  Active Cooling and Detailed Modelling: Gwilym Still, Max Fordham

15:10 – 15:30  |  Panel Q&A Session

15:30 – 15:40  |  Thank You & Close

The Passivhaus Trust is an independent, non-profit organisation that provides leadership in the UK for the adoption of the Passivhaus standard and methodology.