• GBC ME World Green Building Week: Energy

GBC ME World Green Building Week: Energy

  • September, 2016

EcoHouse Risan was designed to German Passivhaus standards http://www.passiv.de/index.php @passivhaus, by Elisabeth Nöst-Kahlen (http://www.noest-kahlen.at/), an Austrian architect specialising in low-; zero-; and plus- energy buildings.

Outside walls have 20cm thermal brick between the reinforced concrete frame (legally required for this active earthquake zone), all finished with a 12cm EPS layer of insulation. We had thought to use a more environmentally […]

  • GBC ME World Green Building Week: Water

GBC ME World Green Building Week: Water

  • September, 2016

Water conservation was an important part of our overall concept for the EcoHouse Risan. The public water supply suffers shortages, especially in summer at the height of the tourist season. We built a 15m3 tank for rainwater collected from the roof, and also have other 200l plastic rainwater collection tanks sited around the garden.

A severe storm can give 30 […]

  • Promotion of the <em>Handbook for use of geothermal energy in Montenegro</em>

Promotion of the Handbook for use of geothermal energy in Montenegro

  • March, 2015

Celebrating the end of LEGEND project, Montenegro Green Building Council kindly invites you to the promotion of the Handbook for use of geothermal energy in Montenegro, that will take place on the 31st March 2015, at 14h, in the Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism, street IV proleterske brigade no. 19 in Podgorica.

Professor Nenad Kažić will present the Handbook, […]