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Links for May 21st through May 23rd

by Mel Starrs on May 26, 2012

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These are my links for May 21st through May 23rd: Local guidelines for retrofit must not be a planning afterthought | Housing network | Guardian Professional – Very sensible article – worth reading whole thing: "To prevent planning blockages, planners will need to use local plans to set out what external appearance of properties will […]

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Links for March 10th through March 14th

by Mel Starrs on March 16, 2011

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These are my links for March 10th through March 14th: Water Consumption (NF29) ¦¦ Research & publications ¦¦ NHBC Foundation – "One of the measures of sustainability in the Code for Sustainable Homes and its predecessor, EcoHomes, is the quantity of water used by consumers living in new homes. Changes to Part G of the […]

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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 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 July 29th through August 2nd

by Mel Starrs on August 4, 2010

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These are my links for July 29th through August 2nd: You’re not bullet proof | Magazine Comment | Building – [Paywall] Great article on LLP: "However, in the event of an LLP going into administration, the partners are likely to lose their capital contributions. Other liabilities are paid out first: mortgages, liquidation fees, employees’ wages […]

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Links for June 18th through June 21st

by Mel Starrs on June 22, 2010

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These are my links for June 18th through June 21st: HAT Projects blog – Hana adds more to Charles' PQQ rant: "The big firms have clients – and particularly the weak public sector ones, who are bound by procurement guidelines – over the proverbial barrel. Not only is it then incredibly hard to promote less […]

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Links for April 7th through April 8th

by Mel Starrs on April 9, 2010

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These are my links for April 7th through April 8th: Bleak and tortured: Kapoor’s Orbit is hardly an Olympic ideal | Building Blog – “the fact that Kapoor’s works seems to have garnered criticism from critics and the public alike renders it, in this regard at least, unique. what does it say? And this perhaps […]

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Links for May 5th through May 11th

by Mel Starrs on May 12, 2009

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These are my links for May 5th through May 11th: BREEAM: BREEAM Extranet – Elements of the BREEAM Extranet are now available to all with a public log-in option – loving how BREEAM are continuing to open up to all. Multiple monitors boost productivity by 35.5% | 18 Feb 2009 | ComputerWeekly.com – Some bias […]

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These are my links for June 24th through June 26th: My M&M’s® – Get Your Favorite Faces on Your Favorite Candy – Upload a Picture and Message – Completely OT, but really? Printing photos on M&M's. Sex and the City and Handbag Insanity » Transition Culture – Poor Rob is stunned that women rent handbags […]

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