Click the link to see information on the Agar Grove Estate redevelopment, where the existing estate is being progressively rebuilt as a modern, low-energy Council housing estate. This link is from the website of one of the architects.
Passivhaus is the world-leading standard for housing that has no cold drafts, needs minimal heating, and provides year-round comfort. There is a similar standard for housing refurbishment as well. It is encouraging to see that the Council is willing to undertake these kinds of projects to improve the housing stock in the Borough.