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Housing: Standards

Volume 492: debated on Tuesday 12 May 2009

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change how many buildings in each of the last five years have been constructed to PassivHaus standards. (249776)

[holding answer 20 January 2009]: There is currently only one building completed to the PassivHaus Standard as certified by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) in the UK—Canolfan Hyddgen in Machynlleth, Wales. This was designed and constructed by JPW Construction.