On 16th April 2012 our
competition winners moved into Lime and Larch. For the next 12
months they will take part in a monitoring project to measure
the performance of these eco-homes. You can follow progress on
the Green House blog:
The competition winners
Background on the
United Welsh and its partners
have teamed up in February 2012 to provide the opportunity for two families to
live in a house of the future for 12 months - absolutely rent
The two homes (Larch and Lime) were showcased at the 2010
National Eisteddfod in Ebbw Vale. The Larch in-particular is the
first zero-carbon Passivhaus in the UK.
The competition was open to anyone living in Blaenau Gwent, or
with a connection to the area.