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    BLOG: Survey – Unlocking the energy efficiency potential across property portfolios

BLOG: Survey – Unlocking the energy efficiency potential across property portfolios

SURVEY - UNLOCKING THE ENERGY EFFICIENCY POTENTIAL ACROSS PROPERTY PORTFOLIOS

By Sam Ibbott, Deputy Public Affairs Director at EIC
With uncertainty over the UK’s ability to reduce carbon emissions by 80% by 2050 (as legislated in the Climate Change Act) – or even meet the incremental [...]

September 21st, 2015|Blog|0 Comments|

BLOG: Energy Literacy and the ‘gap’

ENERGY LITERACY AND THE 'GAP'

By Craig Robertson, Sustainability Specialist at Allford Hall Monaghan Morris
As our long term energy performance targets have recently become more uncertain with the scrapping of zero carbon building targets, my long felt unease with term ‘performance gap’ grows. The ‘performance gap’ [...]

September 1st, 2015|Blog|0 Comments|
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    BLOG: How well are your renewable energy systems performing?

BLOG: How well are your renewable energy systems performing?

HOW WELL ARE YOUR RENEWABLE ENERGY SYSTEMS PERFORMING?

By Alasdair Donn, Principal Energy Solutions Engineer at Willmott Dixon Energy Services Ltd
When we’re all working hard to reduce the performance gap on operational energy and carbon emissions for new projects, a helping hand from some effective [...]

August 5th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments|

BLOG: EPC- the pathway to a green economy, or a vehicle in need of fine tuning?

by Chris Pottage, Senior Service Delivery Manager at Skanska Rashleigh Weatherfoil
In the UK, and globally, buildings account for approximately 40% of total greenhouse gas emissions. Add to this that 80% of the buildings that will exist in the UK in 2050 already exist today, [...]

July 8th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments|

BLOG: Compliance or Prediction

COMPLIANCE OR PREDICTION

By Dan Jestico, Head of Research & Development at Hilson Moran
The compliance software used to assess the CO2 emissions of buildings for Part L was never intended to be used as an energy consumption prediction tool. This is one of the many [...]

June 23rd, 2015|Blog|0 Comments|

BLOG: Mind the (performance) gap

MIND THE (PERFORMANCE) GAP

By Chris Moriarty, Head of Insight and Corporate Affairs at BIFM
If you were to walk into a retail outlet, pick up a product and read through the promised benefits on the packaging you would take them as read. Take it home, start [...]

May 12th, 2015|Blog|0 Comments|