Every Schoolhaus® mapped by location

Every Schoolhaus® built to date. Plus some of those currently under construction. 60 of the UK’s most energy efficient school buildings from Torquay to Penrith. With zero carbon emissions, requiring no fossil fuels to run. Why not take a look at the Schoolhaus® closest to your location? We’d be happy to arrange a site visit…

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Upcoming event: UK Green Building Council’s On-site Learning Tour

On-site Learning Tour: Schoolhaus® Biddenham Join UK Green Building Council at the UK’s largest zero carbon property, Biddenham International School and Sports College. Come and hear from the project team how they developed the sustainable strategy for this A+ EPC rated development, what their key challenges were and how these were overcome to deliver this…

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Ribbon is cut on Northamptonshire’s most energy efficient nursery

A grand opening ceremony has been held for a new eco-nursery in Kettering which is so energy efficient it will benefit from net zero running costs. And use no fossil fuels at all. Delivered by Perfect Circle, a consortium comprising Pick Everard, Gleeds and AECOM, and energy efficiency experts Net Zero Buildings, the Little Explorers…

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New data shows European real estate sector reducing carbon emissions by 3.1% in 2017

The region’s sector contribution to COP21 targets is ahead of the global average. GRESB, the Global ESG Benchmark for real assets, released the aggregate results of the 2017 GRESB Real Estate Assessment this month. A record 850 property companies and real estate funds completed the Assessment, representing 77,000 assets and over £2.73 trillion in value….

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Independent reports: Extraordinary lifecycle cost savings

The impact of our design and build techniques are little understood in the traditional world of construction. Schoolhaus® scores ‘off the scale’ in terms of zero carbon and ultra-low lifecycle costs (cost of ownership) and two recently published independent reports substantiate the key facts. The separate and independent reports – by international engineering consultancies MAMG…

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World Green Building Week & On-site learning tour: Schoolhaus® Biddenham

Buildings contribute to climate change. They account for over a third of the world’s greenhouse gas emissions. But that can change. When buildings are net zero they use clean energy, are highly efficient and don’t waste energy – helping us to win the fight against climate change. World Green Building Council (WorldGBC) declare, “That makes…

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A Megawatt milestone for Schoolhaus®

Schoolhaus® has now produced one Megawatt of clean solar energy for over sixty schools across the country.  A megawatt (MW) is equal to one million watts! Which translates into the equivalent power for thousands of homes (climatecentral.org). This clean energy is generated by a building-integrated solar PV roof. Excess solar energy gets used by other areas…

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Schoolhaus® wins Energy Efficiency Project of the Year!

On 29 June over 400 executives, entrepreneurs, investors, campaigners, and politicians from across the green economy gathered in London for the seventh annual BusinessGreen Leaders Awards. The awards were more competitive than ever and provided a testament to the growing maturity and influence of sustainable businesses and clean technologies. Following a keynote address from former…

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Schoolhaus® Open Haus: 31 August

To mark the completion of a triple Schoolhaus® development at Biddenham International School and Sports College. Net Zero Buildings will be hosting a Schoolhaus® Open Haus on 31 August, giving you the chance to see this impressive triple development inside and out. And what’s more our Design Team will be hosting a design workshop on the…

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Thetford academy’s Schoolhaus® helps tackle shortage of nursery places

An Academy Transformation Trust school has built a brand new environmentally-friendly, hi-tech Schoolhaus® to help it deal with a Norfolk town’s shortage of nursery places. Like many schools across the county, Norwich Road Academy in Thetford has faced increased demand to provide nursery education for children in the area. But its historic building has meant…

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