A survey of 372 individuals working across the engineering services sector has found that over three quarters of respondents saw turnover increase or remain steady during the second quarter of 2018, even with increased labour and materials costs.
Over 200 NGOs, companies and trade bodies have signed an open letter calling on the government to maintain support for an ‘export tariff’ programme that they argue supports the broader uptake of solar power systems and batteries.
With a second reading of a bill that would make it mandatory to hold retentions in third party schemes set for October, the industry body expects further support from MPs to push for change
London is one of 19 cities to formally have committed to go “net-zero carbon” by 2050, reflecting a a wider focus in the capital to rethink infrastructure and building design.
Defining the functions and systems behind a ‘smart building’ and considering how the concept may evolve in the future will be the key focus of an upcoming BSRIA talk that will be delivered at BIT’s 5th Annual Global Congress of Knowledge Economy next month in China.
A consultation on pushing use of cleaner fuels within domestic burning and curbing sales of house coal has been launched by The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra).
Individuals working in the building services contracting sector can expect salary increases of over five per cent by 2020 on the back of recent national negotiations between employer groups and trade unions.
The government has set out several key aims that it hopes will overhaul the quality of social housing in the UK. This will include the introduction of a stronger regulator and new standards on home quality that will determine factors such as energy efficient heating.
The Renewable Energy Association (REA) trade body is pushing for a drastic overhaul of UK electric supply standards in new homes to support uptake of renewable heat technologies in line with government decarbonisation strategies.
SHARC Energy Systems to work with Engie Regeneration on heat network portfolio