Justin Bere is a British architect based in London. He is founder of his own practice bere:architects and has developed a specialism in low energy passive house. Bere Architects’ retrofit stretched its tiny budget, winning funding for being the first non-domestic London Passivhaus. They ran a competition, and Justin Bere Architects won. Their proposal The chosen site pushed the Passivhaus idea to its limits. 1,ft up at.

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Sign up for weekly newsletter. Justin identifies six methods that form the essential basics of passivhaus design.

CO2 emissions are minimised I can withdraw my consent at any time by unsubscribing. Both of these chapters present a suitable level of detail and amount of information.

Justin Bere

We need passivihaus architects: A water filtration system ensures perfectly clean water for both drinking and bathing. Rooftop urban oasis The Muse. This is first and foremost a book addressed to the architectural industry, as Dr. It was completed back in October and has been monitored for two years post occupancy. November Construction The building has a concrete basement substructure with timber frame superstructure.

Added to an end-of-terrace house in North London, Focus House is a delightful prefabricated eco-home for a family of five.

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And that arcihtects where the strength of this book lies for passivhaus architects. It was recently certified in November Each gets a single page treatment including photographs and clear descriptive diagrams. An electric air-source heat pump serves the underfloor heating, domestic hot water, and heat recovery ventilation. Or at least expect architects to understand what the key issues are.


By logging into your account, you agree to our Terms pzssivhaus Use and Privacy Policyand to the use of cookies as described therein. Built with high-performance off-site construction.

Mains water use is reduced bsre an underground rainwater-harvesting tank, which provides water for the garden. I agree to receive emails from the site.

Justin Bere, Director, bere: Biodiversity was very important for this project which incorporates two wild flower meadow green roofs, a south facing garden and, as planned, an ivy covered gabion stone wall. For anyone wondering why the specific energy benchmarks to achieve optimum comfort were set at the figures they are, this short chapter makes valuable reading. There is a brief review of some of the first passivhaus buildings in the UK and then 15 case studies from around the world are presented.

You need to master integrated design. Concrete slab and below-slab foamed glass insulation. Gentle nudging of market forces can provide a new focus for UK industry to facilitate a joined-up plan to enable the emerging microgrid vision to materialise smoothly — in short, to provide the stimuli needed to create a new Green Technology Revolution.


However, if you do choose to purchase from any of passivhaud links on this site, Amazon will pay me paesivhaus small commission at no cost to you which will support this site. There is a strong European flavour to the selected buildings, which is not at all surprising given how established passivhaus is in Europe — and therefore how long passivhaus architects have had to establish themselves as masters of integrated design.

Masters of Integrated Design […].

Justin Bere – Wikipedia

There is a submeter for the heat pump compressor and controls, berr another for the boost heaters in the heat pump board and a main electricity meter and PV production meter. Stable internal pxssivhaus temperature and relative humidity Camden Passivhaus Final Reportbere: Los Angeles New York. The m2, two bedroom, family house is constructed with a heavily insulated prefabricated timber frame set inside 3m retaining walls and clad in European larch.

Sport May 23, at 9: Soft Landings Workshop bere: Prefabricated timber frame, with mineral wool insulation, and larch cladding.