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Green Building Bible, fourth edition (both books)
Green Building Bible, fourth edition (both books)  
These two books are the perfect starting place to help you get to grips with one of the most vitally important aspects of our society - our homes and living environment.

Green Building Bible Volume 2 (fourth edition)
Green Building Bible Volume 2 (fourth edition)  
'Technical Reference' is Part 2 of the most comprehensive and practical introduction to green building ever!

Registration Fee for Green Building Forum
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Membership of the Green Building forum is free but there is a small, one-time registration fee of £5 + VAT for all new applicants. We make this charge to help cover the administration costs of this busy forum. However, you can recoup this cost easily on future purchases of Green Building Press publications as we now give 10% discount to forum members.

Battery coupled solar PV system for dwellings
Battery coupled solar PV system for dwellings  
There is no doubt that solar PV can save households money on energy bills. Assisting this is the Feed-in Tariff, which allows domestic solar PV owners to offset the capital cost of the installation. The shortfall in this arrangement, however, is that solar PV generates most of its electricity when the typical household is using the least. If the electricity could be stored for use on site, could further savings be made? This body of research investigates the financial viability of incorporating electricity storage in a generating household and if the installation costs can be offset in a shorter timescale. Christian Sayer and Mike George explain ...

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These two books are the perfect starting place to help you get to grips with one of the most vitally important aspects of our society - our homes and living environment.

Ecology building Society

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Green building Heating
Seven major renewable energy trade associations, on the 17th November 2015 signed a joint letter to the Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change publicly supporting comments she made in a recent select committee meeting.  read more...
The Green Register
The Green Register turned 15 last month, and kicked off celebrations with an exciting event at Bristol Aquarium on Thursday 22 October.  read more...
Innsbruck University EnerPhit
During an extensive rennovation of the Faculty of Technical Sciences building of Innsbruck University, it was decided that it was time to vastly improve its energy efficiency. With moderate additional expenditure and in close cooperation with the Passive House Institute, the designers developed an overall concept which turned the eight-storey building into an exemplary project – it is now currently the world’s largest building to be certified to the Passive House Institute EnerPHit Standard.  read more...
Conservative MP calls for re-think on government plan to slash Feed in Tariffs
Conservative MP David Warburton has called for a re-think on controversial Government plans to slash the ‘feed-in tariff’, warning that the proposed cuts to subsidies are “draconian” and likely to be more than the solar industry can bear.  read more...
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GBEzine - green building has just got cool!

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Green building Heating “A third of all UK carbon emissions originate from heat, and just about half of all UK energy is used for heating. Yet only 4.9% of our heat infrastructure is currently renewable and low carbon"
James Court, Head of Policy and External Affairs at the Renewable Energy Association

The Green Register “We were absolutely delighted to celebrate with so many of our members and guests at the Bristol celebration - it makes all our hard work worthwhile and we had some terrific feedback about our plans for the next 15 years.”
Lucy Pedler, The Green Register’s Director

Innsbruck University EnerPhit "The basic principle which should be applied for each structural intervention in an existing building is 'if it has to be done, it should be done properly',"
Dr Wolfgang Feist, Director of the Passive House Institute.

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