Nottingham’s first Passivhaus development gets green light
A derelict former children’s home is to be demolished to make way for Nottingham’s first ‘passivhaus’ development.
Eight 3-bedroom family homes will be built by Positive Homes on the site between Ranskill Gardens and Cottam Gardens in Top Valley, after city councillors granted planning permission.
Each super-insulated home will have solar panels as standard – and potentially a ground source hot water and heating system – to keep energy bills down.
Positive Homes managing director Martin Valentine said: “This wil... For the full story register now for free or login below...