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WHITE PAPER ”ESOS Industry Panel Discussion”

By Sophie Chisholm, Programme and Technical Manager CBx
This white paper report was put together to summarise the CBx evening event “Getting to Grips with Energy Audits”, hosted by Hilson Moran on 19 June 2014. An open discussion around how the introduction of the ESOS and [...]

June 19th, 2014|Knowledge|0 Comments|

WHITE PAPER ”Benefitting from BIM”

By Sophie Chisholm, Programme and Technical Manager CBx
This white paper report was put together to summarise the CBx breakfast briefing “Benefiting from BIM”, held at UCL Energy Institute, London on 05 June 2014. An open discussion around the role of building information modelling (BIM) in [...]

June 5th, 2014|Knowledge|0 Comments|

WHITE PAPER ”Making Sense of Metering”

Sophie Chisholm, Programme and Technical Manager CBx
This white paper report was put together to summarise the CBx breakfast briefinf “Making sense of metering”, held at UCL Energy Institute, London on 01 May 2014. An open discussion on metering regulations, strategies to maximise output value, [...]

May 1st, 2014|Knowledge|0 Comments|

WHITE PAPER ”Making Energy Audits Work”

By Sophie Chisholm, Programme and Technical Manager CBx
This white paper report was put together to summarise the CBx breakfast briefing "Making Energy Audits work for a resilient building portfolio", held at UCL Energy Institute, London on 03 April 2014. An open discussion around the values of [...]

April 3rd, 2014|Knowledge|0 Comments|

Retrofit Insights: perspective for an emerging industry

Between May 2011 and July 2012, the UCL Energy Institute (UCL-Energy), working in partnership with the Institute for Sustainability, undertook a post-occupancy evaluation study on a sample of the projects funded by the Technology Strategy Board’s Retrofit for the Future (Rt4F) programme in London. The core aim of the programme was to reduce the carbon emissions of existing homes by a minimum of 80% (TSB 2009) while providing affordable warmth for the occupants.

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March 3rd, 2014|Knowledge|0 Comments|

The Performance Gap: Causes & Solutions

In 2013 the Green Construction Board Buildings Working Group published an in-depth analysis of the Building Performance Gap. The review outlines many of the market challenges with illustrative case studies highlighting the challenge and solutions for delivering buildings as intended in their design.

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March 3rd, 2014|Knowledge|0 Comments|