A recent email from the International Passive House Association (iPHA) reminded us that the European Union is about to implement “nearly-Zero Energy Buildings”, (nZEB) regulations.
The goal of these regulations are:
These goals nest within the larger goals of new buildings with:
We know our customers want the very same from their home. It’s why we build to Passive House standards, which, has proven over the past 25 years to meet the goals of “nearly-Zero Energy Buildings”. It can be applied in any climate, and we test the finished house to ensure that there are no “performance gaps.”
Here at Ecocor - we do more than meet minimum building codes. It’s in our self-interest to design and construct homes that are comfortable, durable and efficient. And by “our”, we mean everyone on this planet.
We choose to build homes with the health and future of the earth in mind, rather than short term aesthetic aspirations. You don’t need regulations to “build to last”.