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May 28, 2021

New case study! Wereham Village Hall as the becon of local community!

Passive house for the local community! Replacing a First World War YMCA hut – still standing opposite – the new building has a capacity to accommodate approximately 200 people and will offer a wide range of activities for the local community, including a youth group, craft group, adult education classes, an upcycling craft group and heritage […]

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May 21, 2021

Can only 12 parameters evaluate the IEQ in buildings?

What are IEQ and TAIL? The indoor environmental quality (IEQ) is a general indicator of the quality of conditions inside a building. IEQ can be defined and determined by various…

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April 27, 2021

New case study! Resilient passive house renovation for Ken Soble Tower!

From old to renovated! Build in 1967 at 18 stories and 80,000 square feet, the Ken Soble Tower had been in a state of deterioration for some time as the…

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Ventilation is a mediating factor, not a cause!

Ventilation in buildings! Ventilation is an important component of any building, even if achieved by opening windows (adventitious ventilation) or infiltration (unintentional ventilation). It is without a doubt recognized as…

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March 29, 2021

New case study added! Passive House Cardealership in cold climate!

Cold Climates demand everything you’ve got! Andrew Peel from Peel Passive House Canada said: “If you like a challenge, design a Passive House car dealership in a cold climate.” And…

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March 25, 2021

Ventilation: How buildings breathe?

Buildings, as humans, need to breathe! Like the lungs, buildings need to be able to breathe to make sure that fresh air comes in and dirty air goes out. There…

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February 26, 2021

Relative humidity as the main signal for comfort indoors!

Requirements for relative humidity! Humidity definition dates back to the 1300s and is widely proved to be one of the important factors in buildings. Together with temperature, relative humidity is…

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February 23, 2021

A new case study! Passive house is on fire!

Passive house, LEED, nZEB, zero carbon and more! Is passive house on the fire? The passive house is on fire, especially in Canada and the USA! Not long ago I…

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January 29, 2021

What is the human daily intake of air, water and food?

Human daily intake of food, water and air! Jan Vilhelm Bakke in the AIR Swegon Air Academy book (published in 2008) stated: “On average, an adult male with a sedentary…

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January 25, 2021

New case study: Worcerster Sports and Drama Hall known as Bartholomew Barn in UK!

What an inspiration! Bartholomew Barn! Could an architect and the client take any inspiration from an old barn and build it as a new and energy-efficient building, even in passive…

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December 21, 2020

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Download Swegon Air Academy – Part C in PDF as a gift!

Recap of 2020! The year 2020 was… I guess all about covid, social distancing and so many changes! Everyone and every company are talking about working in a safe environment…

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