Press Coverage

The Argus, 14 August 2018

'Eco start up wins top awards for green idea' - 14 August 2018 Brighton & Hove's daily paper, The Argus, featured Koru-designed PassivPod in their business section. The article details PassivPod's double win at the National Best New Business Awards. The online version described our PassivPod design as an "amazing ...
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Hove Park Living magazine, August 2018 issue

'New cafe for Hove Park' – August 2018 Hove Park Living, a free monthly magazine for residents of the Hove Park area, wrote about the plans for a new cafe at Hove Park, featuring Koru's design for the cafe. Pick up your copy from selected distributors throughout August ...
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GrandDesignsMagazine.com, July 2018

Koru Architects' director Mark Pellant's house appeared in the online article '7 eco houses to inspire an energy efficient self build project' Read the full article here and be inspired by the six other fantastic eco builds. Follow Grand Designs magazine on Instagram at @GrandDesignsMag ...
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Brighton & Hove Independent, 6 July 2018

'Awards for Brighton zero carbon buildings construction company'  Brighton and Hove's weekly newspaper, the Brighton & Hove Independent, featured Koru-project PassivPod's double award success at the Best New Business Awards 2018 on p.16 of the business section. The paper quoted Koru director Mark Pellant, saying: "Having worked as an architect ...
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Grand Designs magazine, May 2018 issue

Koru Architects' award-winning office featured as number three in Grand Designs magazine's article '10 amazing sustainable builds' which was published in their May 2018 magazine issue (p.94). We're delighted to appear alongside nine other beautiful, sustainable homes. As stated in the magazine, there's no need to sacrifice style for eco-friendly ...
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The Argus, 30 January 2018

Brighton & Hove's daily paper The Argus was very excited about Koru Architect's PassivPod and its unique 'space age designs'.  The paper dedicated a full page to our latest project, PassivPod, and its potential use as the classroom of the future. The article quoted Roedean Girls' School director of alumnae ...
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Woodworking Crafts magazine, January 2018 issue

We were delighted to appear in Woodworking Crafts Magazine's January 2018 issue, with a four-page spread featuring four case studies of our designs and projects, namely our office Lloyd Close, our recent Mill Lane, the Garden Library and our new venture, PassivPod. Catch up on the full four pages here. You can ...
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Portfolio magazine, September 2017 issue

The popular, high-end property magazine Portfolio has, for the second month running, included a mini-feature on one of our current projects. The magazine is available in print and also online. You can read a digital version of the article and the whole magazine here. Our feature is on p69 ...
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Platinum Business magazine, September 2017 issue

Ahead of the Brighton and Hove Business Awards, Platinum Business Magazine featured the award ceremony, its categories and its finalists in their latest issue. You can find us nominated under the 'Creative Industries' category. Read online here and find us on page 74 ...
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Your Home Renovation, August 2017

Your Home Renovation asked for our expert advice information on planning an eco-friendly renovation. Read what our director, Mark Pellant, said in the article here ...
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Portfolio magazine, August 2017 issue

Coverage in Portfolio Magazine, August 2017 The popular, high-end property magazine Portfolio has this month, included a mini-feature on one of our current projects. The magazine is available in print and also online. You can read a digital version of the article and the whole magazine here. Our feature is on p57 ...
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PHS Greenleaf blog, July 2017

We were asked to comment on biophilia in office design for PHS Greenleaf's blog. Koru's Marketing and Communications Officer, Oscar Berkhout, explained how to incorporate biophilic design into your office environment even when working from home. You can read the full piece here ...
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AECB blog, June 2017

'Koru Architects to offer free advice at the South of England Show 8th-10th June' - on AECB blog, June 2017  The Association of Environmentally Conscious Builders (AECB) has featured Koru on their member news blog. To learn more you can read the full article on AECB.net and get more information about the ...
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Wood for Good video health and wellbeing benefits of wood

WoodForGood.com, March 2017

‘Health and wellbeing benefits of wood' on Wood For Good website, March 2017 At the ASBP Healthy Buildings 2017 conference, our architect Issi Rousseva and marketing officer Tegan Tallullah were interviewed about the benefits of using wood in construction, for a Wood For Good video. Wood For Good are campaigning to promote the ...
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Inhabitat.com, March 2017

‘Zero-carbon home generates income by making more energy than it needs' on Inhabitat.com, March 2017 The popular online magazine Inhabitat, which covers the best in sustainable design news and inspiration, has published a major feature on our zero-carbon house and office at Lloyd Close, Hove. In the first two days after publication, it has ...
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Portfolio magazine, March 2017 issue

‘Eco Pods‘ in Portfolio Magazine, March 2017 The popular high-end property magazine Portfolio has this month included a mini feature on our unique zero-carbon PassivPod in their 'what's trending' section. The magazine is available in print and also online. You can read a digital version of the article and the whole magazine here. Our ...
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Business Edge magazine, November 2016 issue

'Accolade for Architects' in Business Edge magazine, November 2016  The Sussex Chamber of Commerce runs a monthly print and digital magazine called Business Edge, read by business leaders around the county. This month they decided to feature Koru Architects because of our achievement winning Gold in the international Green Apple ...
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Insider.com, November 2016

'5 Tiny Off-Grid Pods That Could Replace Your House' on Insider.com, November 2016  The popular news and entertainment website Insider.com has included our PassivPod in a list article about off-grid tiny homes that can replace your house. We are very happy to be recognised by such an established online publication with ...
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Radio Reverb, October 2016

‘Koru Architects are collaborating with Roedean School’ on Radio Reverb, October 2016. Laura Evans gave our collaboration project with Roedean School a shout-out on her radio program 'The Brighton Business Show' this month. Listen to our mention at 2.12 minutes in to this hour-long show full of local business news. We ...
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Carbon Trust event brochure, September 2016

'PassivPod Ltd - Unique off-grid eco lodge for property investors' in the Carbon Trust's event brochure, September 2016 In September Koru architect Issi was pleased to be invited to exhibit our innovative zero-carbon PassivPod at the Clean Tech Investment Forum event, run by Carbon Trust. They put together a brochure to ...
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Green Register blog, September 2016

‘Koru Architecture Practice Wins International Gold Award for Zero-Carbon House’ on Green Register blog, September 2016. Following our Gold Green Apple Award for our zero-carbon house in Hove, the Green Register featured our achievement on their member news blog. They commented: "Everyone here at the Green Register is excited for Koru Architects and is looking ...
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AECB blog, September 2016

'Koru Architects Win Green Apple Award for Zero-Carbon House' on AECB blog, August 2016. Following our Gold Green Apple Award for our zero-carbon house in Hove, the Association of Environmentally Conscious Builders (AECB) featured our achievement on their member news blog. You can read the full post here. And you ...
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Latest TV, August 2016

'Architect from Hove wins award for greenest home' video interview on Latest TV, August 2016. After winning Gold in the Green Apple Awards architecture category this year, we were thrilled to have our achievement featured on Latest TV. The feature was aired on Channel 7 and Virgin Media 159 in Greater Brighton, and is ...
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BusinessClass.co.uk, May 2016

'Luxury Holiday Home With Zero Carbon Footprint' on Business Class, May 2016 Our PassivPod has been featured on the popular conscious travel site Business Class, in an article that has amassed well over 12,000 likes on Facebook! You can click here to read the whole article on the Business Class website ...
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Apartment Therapy blog, April 2016

'Mark's Zero-Carbon English Eco House' in Apartment Therapy, April 2016. We've had a lovely in-depth feature of our zero-carbon house and office at Lloyd Close, Hove, by blogger Rebecca Bond, including original photos and an interview with our director Mark. You can click here to view the full article on the ...
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The Argus, 10 May 2016

'Architect Inspired by Devastating Climate Change Creates Low-Carbon Holiday Home' in The Argus, May 2016.  Our local daily newspaper The Argus covered the competition entry of our PassivPod in the business news section of their website and in their print version. The story also touches on our director Mark Pellant's ...
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Inhabitat.com, May 2016

'Off-Grid PassivPod Marries Sustainability and Luxury in New Line of Eco-Travel Accommodation' in Inhabitat, May 2016 Popular green design website Inhabitat published a feature on our PassivPod - a zero-carbon holiday home designed to passivhaus standards. You can click here to read the full article online and learn more about ...
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Sussex Business Times, May 2016 issue

'Made In Sussex: Koru Architects' in Sussex Business Times, May 2016.  Sussex Business Times featured us in their regular 'Made in Sussex' series which showcases local businesses and their company stories. We were very happy to get a full page feature in both their print and online editions. You can click ...
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Latest Homes magazine, July 2014 issue

'Building Opinions: PassivPod Holiday Homes' in Latest Homes, July 2014.  Columnist Robert Nemeth featured our innovative PassivPod design, which at the time was an entry in the Sunday Times EcoHaus competition, in weekly free magazine Latest Homes. He writes a regular column called ‘Building Opinions’ where he showcases interesting architecture around Brighton and ...
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Latest Homes magazine, June 2013 issue

'Building Opinions: Eco Open Houses' in Latest Homes, June 2013.  Columnist Robert Nemeth featured our award-winning zero-carbon house, which takes part in the annual Eco Open Houses show, in weekly free magazine Latest Homes. He writes a regular column called 'Building Opinions' where he showcases interesting architecture around Brighton and ...
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Homebuilding & Renovation magazine, July 2012 issue

'Green by Design' in Homebuilding & Renovation, July 2012. Britain's bestselling self-build magazine published an extensive 9-page feature on our award-winning zero-carbon house in Hove, in their print and online editions. Below are some photos of the article. You can also click here to view the online version on the Homebuilding ...
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