The Rental Houses in Valmiera built by MONUM at 1 Mālu Street and 8 Ķieģeļu Street have earned the first place honour in the nomination “The Most Energy Efficient Apartment Building in Latvia 2019. New Building” within the competition for the Most Energy Efficient Building in Latvia.

The Rental Houses in Valmiera are low-consumption buildings with a high level of energy efficiency, and the solutions used for their insulation will lead to significant resource savings in the long term.

This year, 27 applications from all over Latvia were received for the competition. The aim of the competition for the Most Energy Efficient Building in Latvia is to promote good practice in the field of energy efficiency and sustainability of buildings. The competition is organised by the Ministry of Economics in collaboration with the magazine Būvinženieris and the Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development.