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Carbon Consultation Confusion (update)

There are a number of papers and proposals out for consultation at the moment, one just closed and another still to come.  So as a guide (and really looking for correction here if anyone can add to): Code for Sustainable … Continue reading

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defining zero carbon – more clarifications (for homes at least)

On Wednesday I sat in on a Zero Carbon Hub consultation event relating to the defining-zero-carbon-homes-presentation2zero carbon definition  for buildings. I did manage to send some tweets via twitter during the session, and here, I have pulled these together to give … Continue reading

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pPod – a new housing carbon challenge

English Partnerships have issued a Vision for a ‘community of the future’ in a press release today announcing the next carbon callenge project: The development of an innovative, zero carbon neighbourhood in the centre of Peterborough moved a step closer … Continue reading

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on zero carbon and routes to get there …

There have been some very worthwhile and considered articles and comments on the definition of and feasibility of zero carbon recently – take a look at Mels post .. and Phils post for excellent round ups and for good technical … Continue reading

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a guide to zero carbon homes

Zero carbon homes in 100 words. The UK Green Building Council released a report this week defining what a zero-carbon house should be in practice. Download from here Still to read in detail but on first read appears to be … Continue reading

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Hanham Hall … eco-village

At the weekend I visited the Hanham Hall exhibition, set up to inform local residents of the development. A nice chat with the project lead gave a nice feeling that this is an exciting project, yet I still have a … Continue reading

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what these blogs are for …

An excellent, must read post from Mark Brinkley  – Is the prince igniting a civil war?  – guest blogging on Phils Zero Champion blog  – sets the scene for a roundhead v cavaliers schism on zero carbon homes, code level … Continue reading

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