The Passivhaus HandbookBK0136
A practical guide to constructing and retrofitting buildings for ultra-low energy performance. The Passivhaus Handbook is an essential guide for anyone wanting to build a supremely comfortable, healthy and durable home with exceptionally low energy costs.
Whether you are building an extension, retrofitting your house or starting from scratch, this book will help you navigate around the potential pitfalls and misconceptions. It brings together current thinking and best practice. With steeply rising energy prices, uncertain climatic changes and straitened economic times, the Passivhaus approach, proven over 20 years, offers a timely and practical response.
Authors: Janet Cotterell and Adam Dadeby