With the challenges of global warming, climate change and population growth, and increasing concern in the UK that the demand for wholesome water will soon begin to exceed supply, a study was conducted to survey the acceptability of introducing low flow water fittings to domestic buildings. The...
Published November 4th 2012 by IHS BRE Press
A Guide to Achieving Higher BREEAM and Code for Sustainable Homes Ratings (FB 28)
BREEAM (and the Code for Sustainable Homes) is the most widely used environmental assessment method for buildings in the world and continues to drive higher standards of sustainability in the built environment. This BRE Trust Report provides practical information on how to achieve higher BREEAM and...
Published July 4th 2011 by IHS BRE Press
Local Authority Use of BREEAM, EcoHomes and the Code for Sustainable Homes (BR 498)
Guide to planning legislation and policies that influence the achievement of sustainability targets. Case studies from eight local authorities illustrate the wide range of approaches being taken to overcome the barriers to sustainable development....
Published May 1st 2008 by IHS BRE Press
Guide to Contractual Relationships for Cost Effective Responsive Maintenance (BR 484)
Repair it with effective partnering brings together knowledge shared by a group of project partners with experience of partnering relationships with their contractors....
Published November 3rd 2005 by IHS BRE Press