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GreenTec Ecological Homes Ltd,
Main Street,
Co. Galway

February 18, 2012

Low energy build underway at Inverin, Co. Galway

GreenTec Ecological Homes are to start construction on a sustainable low energy home at Inverin, Co. Galway. The RIAI Architects in charge of the project are Heffernan & Assoc, Barna, Co. Galway (web: Construction is now underway.

This Low Energy Home will consist of the following;

  • 150mm floor insulation on standard raft foundation
  • 250mm Pumped Cavity Wall Construction using Ancon Teplo Basalt non conducting wall ties
  • 400 – 500mm Pumped  Cellulose Insulation on the flat with 50mm sheeps wool insulation to service cavity
  • Intello Airtight Membrane with an expected air change result of 0.6 air changes per hour at 50pa
  • Triple Glazed Windows
  • Underfloor Heating upstairs and downstairs
  • Heat Recovery Ventilation