The Passive House Association of Ireland will be presenting, in conjunction with the Royal Society of Ulster Architects, a CPD Technical Briefing on the topic of the upcoming challenges that NZEB will pose and the role of Passive House in overcoming them.
Passive House CPD Briefing Thursday 12.th October 2017
Venue: Riddel Hall, 185 Stranmillis Rd, Belfast BT9 5EE
9.00 Registration;Tea and Coffee
Paul McAlister, PHAI Chairman, Paul McAlister - Passive House Architect - Challenges and solutions of meeting NZEB through the Passivhaus Standard; The performance gap in traditional construction techniques.
Declan Loane, Quinn Group - Innovative Quinn-Lite blocks: reducing thermal losses in line with NZEB and avoiding the performance gap.
Dr Shane Colclough- PHAI Vice-Chairman, Ulster University The cost of building to the near Zero Energy Building standard. A financial case study.
Eddie Ward, Gapogroup Airtightness Innovations for High Performance Buildings: avoiding the performance gap.