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Dec 9

Passive solar architecture

December 9, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

BEGINS the event blurb: “In this session, we will take a look at best practices, industrial insights and case study of passive solar architecture in UK and Europe.

“Whether you are an industrial practitioner, a curious learner, or someone keen to know how you can contribute to net zero emission and mitigation of climate emergency, we look forward to meeting you at the seminar!”

Topics lined up include:

Passive solar in Europe – a quick tour of the best projects that benefits from well-designed passive solar spaces. Speaker: Prof Colin Porteous (MEARU Glasgow School of Art)

Hockerton Housing case study – Post-occupancy evaluation and place for solar in sustainable co-housing. Speaker: Simon Tilley (resident director, Hockerton Housing Project Trading Ltd)

Embracing solar in architecture – Speaker: Beat Kaempfen (Kaempfen Zinke + partner, Zurich)


Online (Zoom)
United Kingdom


Scottish Ecological Design Association