• The Local Housing Delivery Group, chaired by Sir John Harman, has published its dual review of local plan viability testing and local standards in new housing development. ...
  • There is huge potential for making savings, both in cash and carbon, through improving the energy performance of existing commercial buildings. The challenge is knowing whi...
  • British Land, which owns and manages a commercial property portfolio worth £15.8 billion, has published its latest corporate responsibility report. Performance highlights i...
  • Consumer Focus has published research into innovative ways to engage people in energy efficiency. The research stemmed from feedback from a range of practitioners that inte...
  • Insurance broking and risk management firm, Marsh, has published a paper looking at the challenges of creating a more sustainable built environment and outlines why it's th...
  • A new report by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) emphasizes the importance of green certification for both new and existing buildings. The report, Going ...
  • On 11 June 2012, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) published the government response to the consultation on the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) interim cost...
  • In our recent series of webinars on using behavior change to improve the energy efficiency of existing commercial buildings we have looked at ways that owners and property ...
  • A new report has been published to help surveyors assess the effects of energy efficiency on a property’s value.Co-authored by the Appraisal Institute, a global association...
  • By 2013 the UN 'Sustainable Energy for All' initiative aims to double the global rate of improvement in energy efficiency. Buildings are vital element to achieving this goa...
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