Gallery: Sinclair Meadows: Residents Move Into the UK’s First Carbon-Ne...

 
Interest was high for the initial up-take of these houses, and interestingly, each applicant was interviewed prior to the doors opening to ensure the residents were genuinely interested in the aim of the project. The street boasts 9 three-bedroom houses and 12 two bedroom apartments, and it's the first UK project to surpass the voluntary Code for Sustainable Homes Level 6. The carbon negative scheme is currently 15% beyond zero carbon. The first residents are now moving into Sinclair Meadows, and we will keep an eye on its progress as it strives for a high standard of living and a positive impact on the environment in general.

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  1. Joseph Gross March 12, 2013 at 5:59 am

    Absolutely gorgeous and a wonderful goal, but I wonder if you can both, have enough rain water and have sufficient sunlight in the same locale? I look forward to following this site, learning more about your products and seeing your long term results. I’ll be building my own home in three years upon retirement and I am always looking for new ideas.

  2. Trevor Hawes March 7, 2013 at 6:44 am

    Shame that they made it all look for boring, and colourless, with what looks like scaffolding on the outsode for balconies! How many parking spaces are allotted for each flat/apartment? I suspect not enough – but do tell! What about room sizes? I expect they are tiny boxes like most new-builds in the UK. One reason to leave to the UK!

  3. Mary Orme March 7, 2013 at 6:42 am

    Good idea but sure the architects could have come up with prettier looking houses and surely the shed could have been put in the back garden instead of the front

  4. Guy F Coolin October 8, 2012 at 10:10 am

    the company and staff of iqrespiratory.com windsor ont, applaud you…gods of symetry , planet first technogy is so there now.. iqrespiratory and principals are endeavourint to syntax similar models here in our region…. thx for being there…

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