English Partnerships

Getting ready for EPC’s

by mel starrs on April 18, 2007

in Part L

The always excellent TheyWorkForYou has alerted me to these factoids: Q: how much has been allocated to the Energy Performance Certificates scheme for (a) start-up costs and (b) 2007-08? A:The Department has allocated some £1.96 million to start-up costs for the Energy Performance Certificates scheme. This money is required to put into place the necessary […]


More good news for housing

by mel starrs on March 2, 2007

in Uncategorized

The press release reads: At a time when demand for housing outstrips supply, the change to build better homes more cheaply and efficiently using modern approaches to construction is essential, according to a new joint Housing Corporation and English Partnerships publication. Launched today (Thursday 1 March 2007) and referred to in Housing Minister Yvette Cooper’s […]


Allerton Bywater Summit House

by Mel Starrs on December 21, 2006

in Case Studies

::via English Partnerships The Summit House at Allerton Bywater Millenium Community, a local project, has been opened by Yvette Cooper. The Summit House was first built for national regeneration agency English Partnerships to display at the Sustainable Communities Summit, held in Manchester last year. There it was used to demonstrate how a high-quality, cost-effective and […]