Transition Zero aims to make new zero energy retrofits for houses a mass market reality. Work package 6 is about creating the conditions for collective concept deals – a commitment to refurbish 5,000 houses conditional on certain criteria and start with confirmed commitment first batch...

Energiesprong champions from 20 partner organisations gathered in Berlin on 29th & 30th May 2018. Over two action-packed days, they shared ideas and next steps for creating the conditions for volume net zero energy retrofits across Europe. The first day was dedicated entirely to the Transition Zero...

Net zero energy homes in the Netherlands put to the test both on technical performance and customer satisfaction Energiesprong net zero retrofits make great promises but do they deliver? The performance insights from monitoring over 900 net zero energy retrofits in the Netherlands confirm that,...

Net zero energy homes in the Netherlands put to the test both on technical performance and customer satisfaction. The performance insights from monitoring over 600 net zero energy retrofits in the Netherlands confirm that, yes, the retrofit and new built approach does perform. Apart from...

Advanced Energiesprong whole house home refurbishment is to be piloted in London boroughs. 10 hard to heat homes built between 1950 and 1980 will be renovated, ensuring long-term affordable warmth for the tenants. The Mayor of London, Carbon Neutral Cities Alliance (CNCA) and social housing providers...

Tonight the World Green Building Council has awarded Energiesprong the prestigious David Gottfried Global Green Building Entrepreneurship Award for their unique and innovative contribution to the global green building movement. Jasper van den Munckhof, Founding Director of Energiesprong received the award from Lisa Bate, Vice-Chair of WorldGBC...

With our climate goals becoming more challenging as time passes, the call for homes that don’t depend on significant (or any) fossil fuels is more urgent than ever. Further, all over Europe indications are that a lack of construction workers is looming. However, there is...

Nottingham City Homes Energiesprong project won the prestigious UK Housing Award for Innovation of the Year earlier this week. The UK Housing Awards, run by the Chartered Institute of Housing and Inside Housing, are known as ‘the Oscars of the housing world’ and showcase the...