Powerhouse Brattøra is now becoming reality. First sod was cut on 2 May, after countless of hours of planning, investigation of technical solutions and assessment of costs and progress. At the same time, continuous efforts have been made to find potential renters.
The building of the first Powerhouse school in Norway is well under way. In natural surroundings just outside Drøbak, the Powerhouse Drøbak Montessori lower secondary school is really beginning to take shape.
The board of directors in Powerhouse has appointed Rune Stene (36) from Skanska as new head of Powerhouse.
The government-appointed expert committee on green competitiveness recently presented its report on Norway's green industry opportunities towards 2030 and the low emission society in 2050. The Powerhouse collaboration hopes that the government will follow up the expert committee’s suggestions regarding buildings.
A new report from the ZEB centre states that it is not only solid technical solutions that has been crucial for the Powerhouse Kjørbo success, the world’s first renovated plus-energy building