The retrofit industry is a key source of income for many construction companies – however figures from the Department for Energy and Climate Change suggest that approximately just 32,000 efficiency measures were installed in June 2014, the lowest level since April 2013. 32,000 efficiency measures were installed in June 2014, the lowest level since April[…]
Stephen Smith, Market Development Manager at Knauf Insulation Northern Europe, explains that it is possible to exercise the design flexibility which has been included within ADL1A 2013 and adopt a more practical approach.’ The new revisions also include a new criteria, Target Fabric Energy Efficiency, that recognises the importance of a Fabric First approach to[…]
Much more needs to be done to simplify and incentivise the uptake of the Green Deal scheme, and energy efficiency retrofit in general if we are to reduce emissions from the built environment and meet our UK carbon reduction targets.
This dual-use from a single product makes Powerpanel H2O the obvious choice for specifiers looking to simplify their product selection and distributors managing their stock levels. More about Powerpanel H2O 12.5mm cement-bonded light weight board reinforced with glass-fibre mesh suitable for domestic and commercial builds can be installed as the internal lining – or as[…]
Green Deal and ECO Awards – Knauf Insulation winners of Marketing Campaign of the Year The 2014 National Green Deal & ECO Awards took place in London on the 29 May and recognised the achievements of companies involved in the Green Deal initiative and the Energy Companies Obligation (ECO). Follow us: @energyrspforce on Twitter
Steven argues that loft insulation is one of the few simple and effective measures that meets the rules of Green Deal,’ and to not include it in the list means we could continue to see boilers installed without cost effective insulation.
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The ECO Club is supported by Effective Energy and manufacturers including Kingspan Insulation, Superglass and Parex.
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