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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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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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
FS38FEASIBILITY STUDY
 The Gap between Design and Build: Construction compliance towards 2020
 Category: Performance
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with The Morrison Partnership
 |  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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
IR-14I/REVIEW
 Developing Robust Solutions for Roof Upgrades
 Category: Decision making
  in collaboration with Grigor Mitchell Architect Limited
 |  Article 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  |
 
AC20ACADEMIC CONSULTANCY
 Skills development for innovative insulation technologies
 Category: Performance
 Heriot Watt University in collaboration with Kishorn Developments
 |  Article 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  |
 
WC26WEBCAST
 Principles and Processes Related to Sustainable Building Design
 Category: Design
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow 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  |
 
IR-01I/REVIEW
 Gilmours Close: Edinburgh World Heritage Site Low Carbon refurbishment
 Category: Refurbishment
  in collaboration with Andy Jack, Assist Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-02I/REVIEW
 Tackling Fuel Poverty by Improving the Energy Efficiency of Scotlands Housing Stock
 Category: Performance
  in collaboration with Norman Kerr, Director, Energy Action Scotland
 |  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-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-04I/REVIEW
 BRE Innovation Park @ Ravenscraig
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Dr David Kelly, BRE Scotland
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-06I/REVIEW
 First Scottish SuperHome
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Andy Maybury
 |  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-10I/REVIEW
 Insulation and Solid Masonry Walls - A Cautionary Note
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bern Balfe, Architect
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-10I/REVIEW
 The redevelopment of the National Museum of Scotland, Chambers Street, Edinburgh
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Gordon Gibb, Gareth Hoskins Architects
 |  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-13I/REVIEW
 Refurbishment of a granite building to reduce energy costs
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bob Pringle
 |  Article 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  |
 
FS33FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Assessment on the choice of a renewable energy source for office and warehouse facility
 Category: Decision making
 Edinburgh Napier University in collaboration with Re-Tek UK 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  |
 
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  |
 
FS47FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Assynt Foundation Estate Masterplan
 Category: Design
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with The Assynt Foundation
 |    Final Report available  |
 

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