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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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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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
IR-14I/REVIEW
 Developing Robust Solutions for Roof Upgrades
 Category: Decision making
  in collaboration with Grigor Mitchell Architect Limited
 |  Article 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  |
 
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  |
 
WC03WEBCAST
 Use of solar PV and hot water for buildings
 Category: Design
 Edinburgh Napier 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  |
 
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-02I/REVIEW
 Affordable Low Allergy Housing
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Prof. Sandy Halliday, Gaia Research
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-02I/REVIEW
 Energy Efficiency and Microgeneration in Traditional and Historic Homes
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Nicholas Heath, Changeworks
 |  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
 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
 Acharacle Primary School, Ardnamurchan
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Howard Liddell, GAIA Architects
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-05I/REVIEW
 The Flower House at Scotlands Housing Expo 2010
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with a+j burridge
 |  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
 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 Art of Building
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bruce Newlands, Dip Arch (Aberdeen) RIBA ARIAS FRSA
 |  Article available  |
 
IR-10I/REVIEW
 Insulation and Solid Masonry Walls - A Cautionary Note
 Category: Design
  in collaboration with Bern Balfe, Architect
 |  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
 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  |
 
FS04FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Embedding simplified post occupancy evaluation within the design process
 Category: Performance
 University of Strathclyde Glasgow in collaboration with Page/Park Architects
 |  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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
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  |
 
WC07WEBCAST
 Retrofit and renewables in traditional rural buildings
 Category: Refurbishment
 University of Edinburgh in collaboration with
 |    Webcast/webinar available  |
 
FS47FEASIBILITY STUDY
 Assynt Foundation Estate Masterplan
 Category: Design
 Glasgow School of Art in collaboration with The Assynt Foundation
 |    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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