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Passive Vs Active House

Passive Vs Active housing is a nuanced debate examining sustainability and reliance on electricity. We look at how these approaches differ and the standards set by the government.

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CPD Presentations

The Jeremy Blake Presentation

We were honoured to have the talented Jeremy Blake present at our CPD Day. His experience with and evident admiration for hemp radiated throughout. We hope you enjoy this summary.

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The future is hemp

CPD Presentations

The Professor Tom Woolley Presentation

In late September, we hosted our first CPD, with presenters including Professor Tom Woolley. Before releasing the videos we have decided to offer an overview of the presentations, beginning with Tom's

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Start up

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Big Reveals from the Covid 19 Pandemic

What lessons have been learnt from the Covid 19 pandemic, and what does this mean for the environment?

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Hemp Field

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Naturally Net-Zero

We look at how natural materials can benefit more than the construction industry. Natural materials can benefit farmers and communities, improving our health and, essentially the health of the planet.

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Superhero on a building

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Heroes, Who Needs ‘Em?

We look at the heroes of the sustainable construction world. In particular, one company that has pioneered ecological building using hemp.

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Hemp: Achieving Net-Zero

This week we look at the impact hemp can have on achieving net-zero. We take a look at two high-polluting industries and the role that startups have in inspiring change.

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Sequioa Tree

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Designers In The Know, Know Hemp

Looking at the trailblazers in sustainable design. There are some great projects happening around the UK and Europe, and this week we look at a few that are leading the way.

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Hemp Products

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Futurebuild 2022

Futurebuild 2022 was a blast and confirmed that Hemspan's future is bright!

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The Cost of Living with Concrete

In this first of our series, we look at a current, critical element of the construction industry, concrete

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