Construction Industry Federations director general Tom Parlin got it all wrong. He said that rainwater harvesting and photo-volt cells are part of the passive house concept.
Shane explains how the whole concept works and he said that it should take a toaster to heat a 100m2 passive house. Not true, it takes only half a toaster!
Read about Shane’s solar reseach at our research pages. Shane is also chairman for the Irish Passive House association.
Listen here: http://www.rte.ie/radio/utils/radioplayer/rteradioweb.html#!rii=9%3A20799238%3A15036%3A18%2D06%2D2015%3A