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All the project activities on sustainable building design and refurbishment have been collated into a single knowledgebase, with tags categorised as below.  To find a relevant resource, please choose an area of interest using the boxes below:

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FS03FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Development of Post Occupancy Evaluation for evaluation of innovative low carbon social housing projects
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with John Gilbert Architects
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS08FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Assessment and Application of Zero Carbon Building in Scotland
 Category: Design
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with IES Ltd
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS01FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Hybrid Solar Thermal Mass System Development
 Category: Design
 Glasgow School of Art, Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Tenants First Housing Co-operative
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS06FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Tenament Flat Carbon Reduction Shopping List
 Category: Refurbishment
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow in collaboration with Holmes Partnership
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS11FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Tarryholme Sustainable Housing Project, Irvine
 Category: Decision making
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow in collaboration with Assist Design
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS13FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Solar-Wall systems for domestic heating: an affordable solution for fuel poverty
 Category: Refurbishment
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with Changeworks
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS15FEASIBILITY STUDY
 An Investigation of the Adoption of Low-Carbon Technologies by Scottish Housing Associations
 Category: Decision making
 Robert Gordon University in collaboration with Anderson Bell and Christie
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS17FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Assessing the energy impact of different strategies of integrating PV/Thermal Heat Recovery systems in Scottish homes
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with RobertRyan Timber Engineering Limited
 |  Article available  |
 
FS22FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Assessing the environment and energy impact of occupant behaviour
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art, Robert Gordon University in collaboration with Fyne Initiatives
 |  Article available  |
 
FS24FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Testing of a method for insulation of masonry and lath walls
 Category: Refurbishment
 Robert Gordon University in collaboration with Craigie Levie
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS27FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Developing a template for quick start user guides
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with The Property Log Book Company Ltd
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS28FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Tool to Calibrate Cost Effectiveness of Energy Effciency
 Category: Decision making
 Glasgow School of Art and University of Sheffield in collaboration with NRGSTYLE Ltd
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS31FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Retrofitting Solar Photovoltaic Panels in Existing Housing Stock
 Category: Refurbishment
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Malcolm Homes Ltd
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS32FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Benefits and options for retrofit of an 18th century traditional Scottish house using the Passive House standard
 Category: Refurbishment
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with SA Estates
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS34FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Retrofitting Solar Photovoltaic Panels in Existing Housing Stock
 Category: Refurbishment
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Port of Leith Housing Association
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS35FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Retrofitting Solar Photovoltaic Panels in Existing Housing Stock
 Category: Refurbishment
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Fairfield Housing Co-operative
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS37FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Ecotrip Heating Control Field Trial
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow Caledonian University in collaboration with Corrour Concepts LLP
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS39FEASIBILITY STUDY
 PassivTen: Refurbishment of tenement properties in East End of Glasgow to Passivhaus standard
 Category: Refurbishment
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with Milnbank Housing Association
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS40FEASIBILITY STUDY
 BIPV/T modular roof development for zero-energy prefabricated housing production
 Category: Design
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with Powerwall Systems Ltd
 |  Article available  |
 
FS41FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Control algorithms for optimal operation for a solar-wall system for domestic buildings
 Category: Performance
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with Invisible Heating Systems Ltd
 |  Article available  |
 
FS44FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Monitoring building fabric and internal environmental behaviour of a recently insulated historic building
 Category: Performance
 Robert Gordon University in collaboration with Kishorn Developments
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS46FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Performance of a balanced MVHR system as an extractor of roof-integrated PV heated air
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with Sigma EPD Ltd
 |  Article available  |
 
FS48FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Physical and metaphysical impacts of a roof mounted wind turbine
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with Renewable Devices Ltd
 |  Article available  |
 
FS50FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Reduction and Eradication of Fuel Poverty via Renewable Energy Technologies
 Category: Decision making
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Solas Scotland
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS53FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Communication strategies to minimise water consumption in social housing
 Category: Performance
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with Home Log Book Solutions Ltd
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS54FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Developing robust details for roof upgrade
 Category: Design
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow in collaboration with Grigor Mitchell Architect Limited
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS56FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Embedding Post Occupancy Evaluation into Practice
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with Kraft Architecture
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS57FEASIBILITY STUDY
 A Study to embed sustainability into BIM
 Category: Decision making
 University of Dundee in collaboration with ProCenseo Limited
 |  Article available  |
 
FS58FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Thermal and condensation analysis of a typical solid wall in a hard to treat property during a before and after refurbishment intervention
 Category: Performance
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with BCA Insulation
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS59FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Options Appraisal Tool for Architects (OATA)
 Category: Decision making
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow in collaboration with NORD Architecture
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
AC07ACADEMIC CONSULTANCY
 Synergy of Fabric and Energy conservation in older historic properties
 Category: Refurbishment
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with The Morrison Partnership
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
AC13ACADEMIC CONSULTANCY
 Energy efficiency retrofit cost-benefit calculator
 Category: Decision making
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with Changeworks
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
AC14ACADEMIC CONSULTANCY
 Evaluating and improving a model for reducing fuel poverty
 Category: Decision making
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Solas Scotland Ltd
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
AC21ACADEMIC CONSULTANCY
 Energy efficiency retrofit cost-benefit calculator Phase 2
 Category: Decision making
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with Changeworks
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
WC06WEBCAST
 The problem of rural SME contractors and sustainable technologies
 Category: Decision making
 Robert Gordon University in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC27WEBCAST
 Learning from Scotlands Housing Expo
 Category: Planning
 University of Edinburgh in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC26WEBCAST
 Principles and Processes Related to Sustainable Building Design
 Category: Design
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC04WEBCAST
 The Solar Refurbishment of Scotland
 Category: Refurbishment
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC33WEBCAST
 Energy co-operatives as a means of achieving sustainability within the housing sector
 Category: Planning
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC02WEBCAST
 Towards improving energy efficiency in traditional buildings
 Category: Refurbishment
 Glasgow Caledonian University in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC05WEBCAST
 Upgrading Glasgows Social Housing Stock- reflections on 1990s
 Category: Refurbishment
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC07WEBCAST
 Retrofit and renewables in traditional rural buildings
 Category: Refurbishment
 University of Edinburgh in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
WC29WEBCAST
 Resilience to Occupancy: Findings from recent Post Occupancy Evaluation projects
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
BWC0CONFERENCE
 Build with Care: Webcast Information Page
 Category: Decision making
 Robert Gordon University in collaboration with
 |  Article available  |
 
BWC6WEBCAST
 Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) in housing
 Category: Decision making
 Robert Gordon University in collaboration with Immobilière des Chemins de Fer, France
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |
 
BWC7WEBCAST
 A case study of passive houses in Aberdeenshire
 Category: Design
 Robert Gordon University in collaboration with
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |
 
IR-01I/REVIEW
 Earthship Biotecture: Independent, Off-Grid Architecture
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Charlotte Simmons
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-02I/REVIEW
 Passive solar PassivHaus paradigm for Scotland in zero-carbon quest?
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with By Prof. Colin Porteous, Mackintosh Environmental Architecture Research Unit, The Glasgow School of Art
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-02I/REVIEW
 Affordable Low Allergy Housing
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Prof. Sandy Halliday, Gaia Research
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-03I/REVIEW
 Historic Scotland: Innovative solutions to make traditional buildings more energy efficient
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Moses Jenkins, Historic Scotland
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-03I/REVIEW
 The Glasgow House: A 'low-tech' approach to the problem of fuel poverty
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Stuart Carr, PRP Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-03I/REVIEW
 A Scottish Passive Hoose
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Ross Barrett, Associate, HLM Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-04I/REVIEW
 BRE Innovation Park @ Ravenscraig
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Dr David Kelly, BRE Scotland
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-04I/REVIEW
 The WholeLife House at Scotlands Housing Expo
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with John Brennan, Brennan and Wilson Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-04I/REVIEW
 More support, less obstacles: how we need to encourage innovation in housing
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with John Gilbert, John Gilbert Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-04I/REVIEW
 Low Energy Dwelling
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Angus Calder, Simpson & Brown Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-05I/REVIEW
 Whitecross Village near Linlithgow
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Clive Albert (Malcolm Fraser Architects) and Stewart Dalgarno (Stewart Milne Homes)
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-05I/REVIEW
 The Flower House at Scotlands Housing Expo 2010
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with a+j burridge
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-05I/REVIEW
 The Skewed House
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Oliver Chapman, Oliver Chapman Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-06I/REVIEW
 First Scottish SuperHome
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Andy Maybury
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-06I/REVIEW
 The Hardcore Softhouse: Scotlands Housing Expo, Plot 26
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Christopher Platt, studioKAP architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-06I/REVIEW
 The Modular House - Plot 15 - Scotlands Housing Expo
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with David Keith, Bracewell Stirling Consulting
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-06I/REVIEW
 Graz Insights - Environmental Siedlungs: Lessons from site visits prior to Eurosun 2010, 29th September to 1st October
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Prof. Colin Porteous, Mackintosh Environmental Architecture Research Unit, The Glasgow School of Art
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-08I/REVIEW
 Industry Aspirations for Building Integrated Photovoltaic Thermal Heat Recovery Systems
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Dr Masa Noguchi, Glasgow School of Art
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-09I/REVIEW
 The Kingdom House
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bill Banks, Kingdom Housing Association
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-10I/REVIEW
 Insulation and Solid Masonry Walls - A Cautionary Note
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bern Balfe, Architect
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-11I/REVIEW
 j.Pod Timber System
 Category: Design
 Chris Sanders, Glasgow Caledonian University in collaboration with John Barr, John Barr Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-11I/REVIEW
 Environmental Assessment of Domestic Laundering - Research Challenges and Opportunities
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Colin D A Porteous, Mackintosh School of Architecture
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-11I/REVIEW
 Towards Low Technology - Higher Performance Architecture: Potentials of Alternative Construction in West Scotland
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bianca-Daniela Ion, University of Strathclyde Glasgow
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-11I/REVIEW
 Fife Housing Innovation Showcase
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bill Banks, Kingdom Housing Association
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-11I/REVIEW
 Katie's Cottage
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Chris Hall & Micheal Holliday, Roots Design Workshop
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-12I/REVIEW
 Post Occupancy Evaluation of adaptive restoration and performance enhancement of Gilmour
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Dr. Tim Sharpe and Donald Shearer, The Glasgow School of Art
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-12I/REVIEW
 Testing of a method for insulation of masonry and lath walls in a traditional Scottish domestic building
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Amar Benadji, Robert Gordon University Aberdeen
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-12I/REVIEW
 Plummerswood Active House
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Prof. Sandy Halliday, Gaia Research
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-13I/REVIEW
 Refurbishment of a granite building to reduce energy costs
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bob Pringle
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-13I/REVIEW
 Duneland
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with John Gilbert, John Gilbert Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
FS07FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Upgrade Strategy Development for Garrioch Residents Association
 Category: Refurbishment
 University of Strathclyde in collaboration with Collective Architecture
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS20FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Application of a low cost wireless sensor network
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow Caledonian University in collaboration with AppleGreen Homes
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS29FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Energy Efficiency Improvements in Tenements
 Category: Refurbishment
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Lanarkshire Housing Association
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS30FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Retrofitting Solar Photovoltaic Panels in Existing Housing Stock
 Category: Refurbishment
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Easthall Park Housing Co-operative Ltd
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS42FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Co-heating test for Alternative Refurbishment Strategy on Hard to treat House on Uist
 Category: Refurbishment
 Glasgow Caledonian University in collaboration with Locate Architects
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS60FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Sustainability and energy efficiency of three new build dwellings in Aberdour
 Category: Performance
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Finex Joinery
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
FS52FEASIBILITY STUDY
 The use of cross laminated timber in high density affordable housing
 Category: Design
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Artel Associates
 |  Article available  |  Webcast/webinar available  |  Final Report available  |
 
AC06ACADEMIC CONSULTANCY
 9-11 Gilmours close - comparing theoretical performance against their actual performance
 Category: Performance
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with Assist Architects
 |  Article available  |  Final Report available  |
 
JP01I/REVIEW
 The environmental performance of low carbon dwellings using Structural Insulated Concrete Blocks
 Category: Performance
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow in collaboration with
 |  Article available  |
 

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