Contractors of all sizes have a chance to bid for M&E packages in London as the London Construction Programme (LCP), the virtual partnership between 43 London authorities, seeks expressions of interest for its 2019 framework contracts.
Government is being urged to rethink policy around tackling fuel poor homes and energy efficiency over concerns at statistics showing an increased number of excess deaths last winter.
A holistic approach to retrofitting homes that combines the introduction of thermal efficiency products, solar energy panels and electric heating technologies can help better meet the UK’s low-carbon aims for housing, initial findings from a trial project have concluded.
UK-based manufacturers reliant on the CE marking to show compliance with key EU safety and quality standards will have to switch to new branding for domestic testing should no-deal be reached on Brexit.
The Health and Safety Executive has issued a safety alert for all those involved with welding of mild steel, following new scientific evidence showing that the fumes can can cause lung cancer and possibly kidney cancer in humans.
A new consultation paper seeking wider industry and public sector feedback on introducing a clear definition for zero carbon building standards in the UK has been published by the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC).
The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has announced that its flagship heating scheme, the Heat Networks Investment Project (HNIP), is now open for applications.
Boiler flue was not moved to safe location when extension built
An ongoing increase in the overall energy efficiency of homes in England over the last twenty years has slowed down considerably in 2017, according to a major national survey conducted by government.
A second reading of a bill that would legally mandate the ringfencing of cash retentions is currently scheduled for March 8 with supporters claiming that the chairs of 15 influential select committees are among parliamentarians to have now expressed support.