PassivPod was originally inspired by a competition and will continue to take part in competitions and award schemes to spark innovation, attract media and public attention and communicate design excellency to relevant stakeholders.

PassivPod is designed by Koru Architects, who have won multiple awards for their sustainable contemporary design.

 AwardsEco-Haus Design Competition 2014 (Finalist)
Run by The Sunday Times, Homebase and the British Homes Awards, this competition aimed to unlock innovation around green building with passivhaus principles. Our original and creative Passiv Pod holiday home achieved a place in the final stretch of the process for its innovative organic shape and luxury features. This competition was the original inspiration for the PassivPod design.


 AwardsVirgin VOOM Business Innovation Competition 2016
PassivPod entered into the ‘Start-Up with Social Impact’ section of this high-profile national competition run by Virgin. Taking part facilitated the development of a promotional video and resulted in local and regional media coverage and increased public awareness of PassivPod.