European Federation of Agencies and Regions for Energy and the Environment

Terrace house with efficient heat recovery ventilation, County Tipperary, Ireland

The case study is about Site 25, a 2 Storey End of Terrace House located in the eco village in Cloughjordan and representing a prototype of sustainable energy solutions in buildings.



Start Date

November 2007

End Date

October 2012



Site 25 is a 2 Storey End of Terrace House with a pitched roof. Built by local building company Ecobuild this house has a floor area of 179.2 m2. The house foundation is built using the Supergrund Foundation system with EPS 300 insulation under the floor. Windows, heating, hot water, ventilation and air tightness, all services respond to sustainable criteria and assure a sustainable energy use and significant reduction in energy consumption levels.


Sustainable Energy for the Rural Village Environment (SERVE)

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