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No More Zero Carbon

How does scrapping zero carbon building policies in the UK affect emissions estimates?

Motivations for home energy retrofit

As energy retrofit programs continue to be popular, the motivations for doing so vary from energy savings to noise reduction to improved acoustic conditions and even enhanced building appearance.

Urban Heat

Our cities and buildings exacerbate the negative effects of climate change. In particular, the impacts of rising temperatures. But they don't have to.

Building Carbon

Green buildings are a popular step towards reducing carbon emissions, but what about the carbon associated with building materials?

Old Walls

Thermal improvements in historic buildings go a long way to reducing their energy consumption.