Monthly Archives: February 2012

Green Deal Consortia Launches in Lancashire

The following is the press release from Industry Today ‘Green Deal’ service: Wednesday 22nd February saw the launch of the Lancashire Construction Best Practice Club’s ‘Green Deal Consortia’ initiative supported by the FMB, fairsnape, DIEMltd, the NFB, SMPR (Simply Marcomms … Continue reading

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Is this the Green Deal tipping point?

Building broke with the following news today (16th Feb), which can only serve to increase the importance of preparing for Green Deal, attaining PAS 2030 and creating Green Deal consortia to deliver. “Local authorities team up to issue large-scale retrofit … Continue reading

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PQQ Secrets: Listening to the voice of the customer

For PQQ responses to have chance of success they need to address the requirements and aspirations of the client and project. They also need to differentiate from the competition. So when a client organisation presents on how to differentiate at … Continue reading

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Running an eco friendly home – Infographic

Interesting infographic courtesy Wickes via Also interesting to note how many are of these are Green Deal measures and how many behaviour measures, indicating we get greater CO2 and energy reductions through lifestyle choices?

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Bhutan’s ecosystem and green wealth is worth nu 700bn a year

As the UK calls on countries to start green accounting, putting value to nature, biodiversity and ecosystems, Sonam Pelden writing recently in Bhutan Business recently gives a fascinating insight into the country’s Gross National Happiness accounting system. Based not only … Continue reading

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Pinterest ‘Pins’ to Wordpress

Source: via martin on Pinterest A trial, using the embed option within Pinterest, to repost from Pinterest to WordPress Blog.

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#Greendeal and the @LCBPC balanced view

The following great article written by David at DIEMLtd appeared on his blog (well worth reading, liking and subscribing to by the way) The impending Green Deal is really whipping some people up into a frenzy, but I’ve been here … Continue reading

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