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PHPP Illustrated: A designer's companion to the Passivhaus Planning Package

Author/EditorLewis, S (Author)
Publisher: RIBA Publishing
ISBN: 9781859467756
Pub Date01/11/2017
BindingPaperback
Pages272
Edition2nd New ed
Dimensions (mm)166(h) * 233(w)
Fully-revised and updated, this new edition provides essential updates on the latest version of the Planning Package - an essential read for any architects, designers and students wanting utilise the PHPP as a design tool.
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Passive House is a leading low energy building standard. An important tool for designing Passive House buildings is the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP). This book is an essential guide to the PHPP, and sets out clear and easy-to-follow steps for inputting and understanding a building in PHPP. Fully-revised and updated, this new edition provides essential updates on the latest version of the Planning Package - an essential read for any architects, designers and students wanting utilise the PHPP as a design tool. A short, pragmatic guide ideal for the time-poor A very visual, easy-to-use guide, allowing you to quickly get to grips with PHPP Designed for both practitioners and students - you don't need prior experience of low-energy or Passive House design.ã

Passive House is a leading low energy building standard. An important tool for designing Passive House buildings is the Passive House Planning Package (PHPP). This book is an essential guide to the PHPP, and sets out clear and easy-to-follow steps for inputting and understanding a building in PHPP. Fully-revised and updated, this new edition provides essential updates on the latest version of the Planning Package - an essential read for any architects, designers and students wanting utilise the PHPP as a design tool. A short, pragmatic guide ideal for the time-poor A very visual, easy-to-use guide, allowing you to quickly get to grips with PHPP Designed for both practitioners and students - you don't need prior experience of low-energy or Passive House design.ã

Sarah Lewis is a Certified European Passivhaus Designer and Associate Architect - Sustainability at Hamson Barron Smith, where she is delivering and working on some of the UK's largest Passivhaus developments. She has lectured on Passivhaus and the PHPP and been a guest critic at a number of architecture schools. She has spoken at conferences including the International Passivhaus Conferences in Innsbruck 2011, Leipzig 2015 and Vienna 2017 and participated in conference panel and industry debates on sustainability. And in 2015 had the honour of being one of the international judges for MIT's Center for Collective Intelligence Climate CoLab Buildings contest. In recognition of Sarah's contributions to UK low energy architecture, she was named one of the top 20 women leading the way in sustainable architecture in the first annual Architect's Journal list 2013 and awarded Constructing Excellence Achiever of the Year, for the East of England, 2015.

Foreword How to use this book Introduction - What is PHPP? 1. Key Principles of a Passive House Project 2. Getting Started with PHPP 3. PHPP Heating Demand Basics 4. PHPP Cooling Basics 5. PHPP Primary Energy Basics 6. designPH SketchUp Plugin 7. PHPP Heat Demand Details 8. PHPP Variants and Comparisons Glossary Index

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