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Implementing Zero Carbon in London

Now that we are almost upon the deadline for the introduction of zero-carbon (GLA) in London I thought that it was timely to comment on it. 341 more words


Zero Carbon Homes Live On

There was an announcement in early March that all (major) new build residential developments in London from the 1st October 2016 will need to meet the Greater London Authority’s ‘Zero Carbon’ target. 553 more words


July: Going Solar?

We’re keenly interested in generating our own power. With a reference through the Solar Energy Society of Alberta, we contacted a local company called   676 more words


ZERO CARBON HOMES – CHANGES TO THE LONDON PLAN REQUIREMENTS Graham Suttill, Sustainable Buildings Assessor, Darren Evans Assessments

As of October 1 2016, the London Plan requirements for energy statements are changing. All major developments will be required to be ‘zero carbon’ however if this cannot be achieved then a cash in lieu contribution will be sought. 520 more words

#LeadingTheCharge - The Better NZ Trust

“The Better NZ Trust has been #LeadingTheCharge since January 2015.

We have a vision to create environmental, financial and health benefits for all New Zealanders through education, and assisting in the adoption of zero carbon renewable energy technologies. 25 more words

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Our Summer Rammed Earth Experiments 1/3: The Golden Spiral for Forbes Garden


Dirt—as in clay, gravel, sand, silt, soil, loam, mud—is everywhere. The ground we walk on and grow crops in also happens to be one of the most widely used construction material worldwide.  721 more words