Reekitlane is a modern eco-house built to passivhaus standards. The owners Les & Dave are the founders of the Cromar Future Group which runs the Everything Electronic Youth Club. They have also invested heavily in renewables and this site allows you to see a whole range of technologies and concepts on one site. They can cover :
- The science of climate change
- Passivhaus standards of insulation and passive heating
- House and room aspects and its effect on heating and lighting costs
- Electric cars – Tesla Model X and Hyundai Kona
- Tesla Power wall and batteries
- Electric car charging system
- Solar PV
- Solar Thermal
- Biomass boiler with heat store
- Mechanical Ventilation heat recovery
- Gardening for biodiversity
Rumour has it, if you are really nice to Dave, he will get the Model X to show you its party routine.
There is extensive parking at Reekitlane and you can leave your car here if you wish to cycle around the Ecohunt. Please note though that it is accessed by a track.
Details of how to get to Reekitlane are on the map and directions page.