The culling season is in full swing, and one thing in the government’s line of fire is the Code for Sustainable Homes. At risk are targets for less-tangible sustainability factors such as ecology and human well-being. Does recent history suggest … Continue reading
First of a regular round-up of sustainability news clips on the NBS Sustainability blog: CIBSE/ASHRAE technical conference papers; Green Deal guide; Urban planning and health report from UCL; LEED under pressure; How sustainable is your infrastructure project? Read the article.
‘Builders’ charter’ or much-needed rationalization? The pending changes to planning policy are polarising opinions and straddling traditional political and ideological boundaries. As the consultation on the National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) draws to a close this week (October 2011), Get … Continue reading