The Enterprise Centre in Norwich was carefully desigend to achive passive house and BREEAM outstanding certifications. Presentation by Gareth Selby for UK Passive House conference 2014 is all about future climate resilience and Carbon Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) including CO2 emissions. The presentation showcases the base case scenario for design of the Enterprise Centre in Norwich compared to the simulation scenario without mechanical extract in summer, 2 ACH summer natural ventilation, heat pump coefficiency of COP 4 (400%), with 2 massive surfaces (108 Wh/K per m² capacity) and with all massive construction (204 Wh/K per m² capacity). The presentation also includes shading optimisation and domestic hot water design for a very highly occupied building.
September 21, 2015