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BSRIA’s head of energy & environment, Reginald Brown has warned organisations are failing to ensure Legionella risk assessment recommendations are being fully implemented.
'Father' of Water Fittings Regulations diesSubscription
Laurie Young, who played a pivotal role in the creation of the Water Fittings Regulations, has passed away
Regulatory compliance for unvented, small volume (less than 15l) hot water heater PRV dischargesSubscription
Professional plumber and former HVAC design engineer Russell Armstrong looks at this often overlooked section of compliance regulations and asks: is there a need to have better education or more effective regulatory enforcement to help prevent an alarming number of noncompliant installations?
How to ensure compliant installationsSubscription
Two years ago, I was asked by a local company to remove an existing coffee machine and replace it with a wash up area. There was already a cold water supply to the location.
NG Bailey has highlighted the general lack of realisation over the next update to the Energy-related Products Directive (ErPD) and their implications, particularly for air handling units (AHUs).
Changes to Help to Buy ISAs, fuel duty frozen for the first time since March 2011 and abolishment of national insurance contributions for those under 21 were just some of the changes announced in Chancellor George Osborne’s 2015 Budget.
There is still time to deliver zero-carbon homes by 2016 in spite of a watering down of the standard and continued uncertainty over the Allowable Solutions mechanism, the UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) said today (27 January).
The Lyons Housing Review, established by Ed Miliband and chaired by Sir Michael Lyons, has put forward a number of recommendations to deal with the increasing issue of lack of affordable housing available.
This year’s Combating Legionella & Water Treatment Conference will take place at Aston Villa Park, Birmingham, including essential information on the updated L8 Approved Code of Practice and much more.
Government reforms to stimulate low carbon energy investment and keep the lights on have passed into law.