Whole house retrofit CPD

This 1 hour CPD seminar introduces the design and construction principles, processes and practices of low energy whole house retrofit.  The seminar covers:

  • Introduction
  • Why retrofit? UK housing sector in context
  • Typical domestic energy use & heat loss patterns
  • Hard to treat homes: solid wall, off-gas & historic housing
  • Whole house approach: space & water heating, lighting & electrical appliances
  • EnerPhit standard: Passivhaus standard in existing houses
  • Insulation: materials, systems & techniques
  • Reducing thermal bridging
  • Airtightness detailing
  • Efficient services & onsite renewables
  • Reducing water demand
  • Bringing it all together
  • Project finances: Green Deal, ECO, Feed In Tariff & Renewable Heat Incentive
  • Retrofit case studies

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