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Excellent source of advice on rail travel, especially abroad. www.seat61.com

 

Association for Environment Conscious Building

(AECB) National member led organisation to promote greener building

Campaigning and educating in all aspects of greener building.

 

Offer a CarbonLiteRefit online course for those working in the retrofit sector.

http://carbonlite.aecb.net/lesson/0-1-about-carbonlite-retrofit-clr/?v=79cba1185463

PO Box 32,
Llandysul
0845 456 9773

Centre for Alternative Technology

A pioneer in demonstrating greener building and living; lots of examples and education courses.

Well worth a visit, easy to get to by train.

Courses at CAT, either short weekend courses for a particular interest -
hands-on and theoretical
OR, to improve your career in the area of low-energy building
 

 

Machynlleth
01654 705 950

David Gomersall, Architect.

Practical, innovative, environmentally- sensitive and energy efficient designs.

11, Victoria St
Shrewsbury
01743 353729

Green Building Store

Supplies leading edge products for low energy buildings. Robust, practical solutions helping save energy and water including energy-efficient doors and windows, paints, insulation, etc.

W Yorks
01484 461705

Green Shop

Natural paints, rainwater harvesting, (and a range of energy-saving devices).

Cheltenham Road
Bisley
Stroud
01452 770629

Hippo tiles

100% recycled plastic tiles for stable floors and arena drainage

07989 159064

Natural Building Technologies

Sustainable building shell solutions.

The Hangar
Oakley
01844 338338

Nigel's Eco store

Stocks Double Sausage Draft excluders, great for internal doors,

 

-Nigel's Eco store has many other wonderful energy saving products

Passivhaus Trust

The Passivhaus Trust is an independent, non-profit organisation that provides leadership in the UK for the adoption of the Passivhaus standard and methodology. Passivhaus is the leading international low energy, design standard. Over 65,000 buildings have been designed, built and tested to this standard worldwide.

The Trust aims to promote the principles of Passivhaus as a highly effective way of reducing energy use and carbon emissions from buildings in the UK, as well as providing high standards of comfort and building health.

Open days 2018 includes new Passive House at Edgmond, Newport, see events page 

Precious Earth

Natural and renewable building materials and interior design. In new location which includes organic fruit and veg.  eco@preciousearth.co.uk

The Old Garage
West St
Knighton, Powys
01547 528 080

PYC construction

Passive House timber frame construction 

The House Building Factory, Powys, SY21 8SL
Buttington Cross Enterprise Park,
Welshpool,
01938 500 797