The Future of Insulation in New Build

Guide to the Future of Insulation in New Build

Insulation is changing. The long-term cost of buildings with poor thermal performance – from running costs, to health, to the environment – is becoming ever clearer. There’s a growing appetite among housebuilders to focus on insulation as the primary, and most cost-efficient, way to achieve energy efficiency targets. Our latest guide explores the cutting-edge practices and products being specified in […]

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Report calls for raised ambitions on energy efficiency

Energy efficiency is sometimes dubbed the world’s ‘first fuel’ – and it’s certainly a resource that hasn’t been tapped to its potential yet. Where you can reduce demand for energy in the first place, less needs to be generated, and the carbon and financial savings can be massive. A new study from the UK Energy […]

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25 Million Homes Require Insulation To Meet Standards in 2050

A new report titled ‘Building Places That Work For Everyone’, has been proposed to the UK government by the Green Building Council, revealing the drastic need for improved housing insulation. It predicts that four out of five occupied homes in 2050 have already been built, meaning that to meet sustainability targets, 25 million homes will […]

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Energy efficiency set to improve across U.K. private housing

From 1 April 2018, the UK property industry will be affected by an increase in EPC rating standards in privately rented homes. Recently announced by the government, the aim of this change is to improve energy efficiency in the private property sector, and it’s likely to make an impact on the insulation market. It’s a […]

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