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Famous, green  ‘demountable house’ reborn as holiday retreat
A ‘demountable house’ fabricated in 1944 by one of the world’s most famous designers, Jean Prouvé, has been transformed into a sustainable, 'portable' holiday home as part of a unique project by architect Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners and building services and environmental consultants ChapmanBDSP.  read more...read more...
      
New, Affordable 'green' Homes for Ealing
Much-needed, affordable family eco homes built for Ealing Council have been completed on time and within budget thanks to the careful project management of Birmingham based Allen Construction Consultancy Limited.  read more...read more...
      
With cheap PV and batteries, do we need grids?
In his latest article for 'GBEzine', the UK's longest established 'green building' magazine, author and energy specialist David Elliott wonders if the grid could one day become an unnecessary infrastructural burden. With around half of green energy generation in Germany now being in the hands of consumers and local energy co-ops, and the cost of PV falling almost daily, some look to a future in which power grids and big utility companies are less important - most of us will generate the energy we need locally.  read more...read more...
      
UK solar PV industry future lies in the balance
The head of one of the UK’s long-established solar photovoltaic (PV) installation companies has called for common sense and a long-term sensible approach regarding the future of solar Feed-in-Tariffs (FITS), to avoid wasting the gains that have been achieved over recent years.  read more...read more...
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New, Affordable 'green' Homes for Ealing “We're doing everything we can to increase the supply of affordable family homes in Ealing, so we’re very pleased with the completion of this scheme. The project team’s attention to detail has ensured successful delivery of new homes that we know are desperately needed.”
Councillor Jasbir Anand, Ealing Council’s cabinet member for housing, employment and skills.

Relaxing Planning Laws could be Detrimental to society in the long term “It is true that brownfield sites are valuable sources of land for development. However, they are also extremely valuable when transformed into sustainable green open spaces. Therefore, there is a need to balance the use of brownfield for development and for green space to create places for people to live, work and play. But by relaxing the planning process, who will champion the green spaces and decide the most appropriate use for the land?”
Euan Hall, CEO of the Land Trust

Zero Carbon Britain - NOT! "We are sure that AECB members will want to support this UK Green Building Council Open Letter response to the Government's decision to scrap the Zero Carbon Homes target. Please email the UKGBC if you would like to add your company's name to the signatories."
Andy Simmonds - Chief Executive of the AECB,



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