Mischa Hewitt is a Sustainability Consultant and Project Manager with a particular interest in affordable low energy buildings. He has MSc Architecture: Advanced Energy & Environment Studies (Distinction) from the Centre of Alternative Technology. He is also a Certified Passivhaus Designer, a domestic and non-domestic energy assessor, and has completed Brighton Permaculture Trust's Permaculture Design Course. He is a director of Low Carbon Trust, where he project managed the award-winning Earthship Brighton project; a director of Earthwise Construction, a Sussex-based Passivhaus design consultancy; and a trustee of AECB, the Sustainable Building Association. He has organised many environmental events, including the Eco Open Houses weekends in Brighton and several conferences. In his spare time, he plays the piano and composes classical music. Last had some free time in 1999!
Mischa teaches on the following courses:
- Building with rammed earth and chalk
- Eco renovate your home
- Introduction to photovoltaics
- Self-building an earthship
Low Carbon Trust
Earthships in Europe
Eco renovations at Green architecture day 2015
Watch an interview with Mischa about Earthship Brighton (opens in a pop-up window).