Ensuring widescale domestic energy efficiency will be vital to realise calls for stricter UK carbon emissions targets and should be made a “national infrastructure priority”, a fuel poverty charity has warned.
The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) is leading a new consultation to create guidance for the commercial real estate sector on ensuring a more holistic understanding of carbon emissions throughout their whole value chain.
Government sets aside £200m to support the removal and replacement of unsafe cladding in privately owned high-rise buildings to address fears over material use.
Vaillant has added its voice to the chorus of industry reaction over the Committee on Climate Change’s Net Zero report, with the manufacturer calling for urgent commitment to a low-carbon training programme.
May issue covers subjects including hydrogen and indoor air quality
Industry welcomes ambition but calls for support for all technologies to reach targets
Net Zero report from influential govt committee says ‘current policies are not enough’
A new framework developed through six months of cross industry collaboration will outline new standards for construction groups and building owners focused on managing energy demand to net zero carbon standards.
Diversity initiatives, a campaign to promote better gas safety and a scalable renewable energy heating project set up in a listed mill were among the winners at the 25th H&V News Awards.
“Serious concerns” over a lack of oversight and enforcement for the government’s environmental policies and targets post-Brexit have been identified in new findings from a major