Housing

Links for March 24th through March 29th

by Mel Starrs on March 30, 2011

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These are my links for March 24th through March 29th: Import and export meters and the feed-in tariff | YouGen Blog | YouGen, Renewable Energy Made Easy – "Getting an official export meter with an MPAN number costs about £70 a year. This means it isn't cost effective for most domestic installations, as the exported […]

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Links for March 3rd through March 8th

by Mel Starrs on March 9, 2011

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These are my links for March 3rd through March 8th: THE FIRST STRAW – Good interview with Bill Dunster by Rupert Bates. Unlocking the Potential of Empty Homes: 5 big housing lies and why the public doesn’t buy the housing crisis – Brilliant post. The 5 untruths are worth thinking about and reflect what I’ve […]

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Links for February 23rd through March 1st

by Mel Starrs on March 2, 2011

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These are my links for February 23rd through March 1st: The Low Carbon Kid: Vital new tool sorts out the climate-friendly from climate-hostile materials – Brilliant overview post from David on the ICE database, which means now I don’t have to write one. Read the whole thing: “The widely used and authoritative ICE Database – […]

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Links for February 19th through February 21st

by Mel Starrs on February 23, 2011

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These are my links for February 19th through February 21st: TEQs – David Fleming's TEQ's lives on. House 2.0: More on Denby Dale: lessons learned – Do I link to Mark too much? Probably, but this one's a doozy I hadn't thought of before. Utilities pricing structures disincentivise low energy use (eg: Passivhaus) as first […]

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Links for January 27th through February 1st

by Mel Starrs on February 2, 2011

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These are my links for January 27th through February 1st: 500 Internal Server Error – 500 Internal Server Error MPs attack planning changes | Online News | Building – "“The various changes to the planning system must be complementary. We therefore recommend that the development of the National Planning Framework and the National Infrastructure Plan, […]

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Links for January 5th through January 10th

by Mel Starrs on January 12, 2011

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These are my links for January 5th through January 10th: Eco homes: SEED Homes under the microscope – Sustainable Gov – "SEED homes are built to CSH level 4 and easily surpass the requirements of the most recent changes to the building regulations. The emissions associated with energy use are around 70 per cent lower […]

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Links for November 24th through November 30th

by Mel Starrs on December 1, 2010

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These are my links for November 24th through November 30th: USGBC Announces ‘LEED Automation’ to Streamline and Create Capacity for LEED Green Building Projects | Chloregy – “The U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC), developers of the LEED green building program today announced LEED Automation, a new program in collaboration with leading technology companies that is […]

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Links for November 18th from 11:15 to 11:15

by Mel Starrs on November 24, 2010

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These are my links for November 18th from 11:15 to 11:15: Environment Analyst | WRc to measure water consumption in new homes – Good to see: "A research project designed to monitor actual water consumption by occupants of newly-built homes in England will soon begin, managed by water consultancy WRc. Seven UK water companies are […]

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Links for October 27th through November 2nd

by Mel Starrs on November 3, 2010

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These are my links for October 27th through November 2nd: Landlords forced to insulate homes | News | Inside Housing – "Energy and climate change secretary Chris Huhne will announce new measures today to force landlords to make ‘reasonable energy efficiency improvements’ to their properties from 2015 onwards. The new powers will be contained in […]

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Links for October 20th through October 26th

by Mel Starrs on October 27, 2010

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These are my links for October 20th through October 26th: National Refurbishment Centre – “The National Refurbishment Centre’s report, Rethinking Refurbishment. Developing A National Programme, is now available to download. The report is the culmination of regional workshops, in which stakeholders from across the sector gave their views about the state of green refurbishment across […]

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