ECO – ARCHITECTURE: 1000 ideas by 100 architects

AndreNews

STUDIO NEGRI are proud to be included in the category of the world’s top 100 Eco-Architects. Featuring an extensive collection of full-colour photographs, the book includes outstanding works of internationally-renowned and emerging architects and designers who have achieved practical, innovative and stylish solutions within the framework of modern eco-architecture. Eco-Architecture provides fresh perspectives on the evolution of environmentally-sensitive architecture. Today … Read More

From G to A. Studio Negri retrofit gets A-Rating. What exactly is a BER Cert?

AndreNews

Studio Negri Architects were recently granted a Building Enegry Rating certificate of A3 for the retrofit of a house in Dundrum, Co. Dublin. This house was the subject of RTE’s television show About the House shown on December 6th 2011. (You can watch Studio Negri on About the House) So what exactly is the Building Energy Rating system? Read on for more information…. … Read More

Energy Efficiency Tips for Eco-friendly households

AndreNews

Many existing houses could be more energy efficient. Sustainable architecture in Ireland is not just about adding better insulation, using alternative fuel sources, or creating smarter exposure to natural light will all add to efficiency. These structural changes can be expensive. But there are options. The following tips will ensure that energy savings are possible without spending more money. HEATING 1. Lower … Read More