One tonne living
In This Series
Joe Martoccia, director of the UK Timber Frame Association, explains why timber frame is the preferred system for achieving the onerous Passivhaus standard for low-energy housing.
Timber frame is now regarded as the most efficient way of building truly sustainable, energy efficient homes and, while the traditional build sector...
Timber design pioneers explores how collaboration can drive innovation in design and construction.
Chapter 1, Collaborating on a complex brief, features three very different and remarkable projects:
- Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience
- Exbury Egg
- Dalston Works
Chapter 1 includes interviews with:
- Toby Jeavons and John...
It has been estimated that an annual 4% increase to 2010 in Europe's wood consumption would sequester an additional 150million tonnes of CO2 per year and that the market value of this environmental service would be about â‚¬1.8 billion per year.
Statistics such as these create very compelling environmental and...