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Building the future of energy efficiency

Building regulations are a big part of ensuring the homes and buildings of the future are both lower carbon and lower in terms of running costs - and newer, tougher standards are coming in the spring of 2014. The measures require a six per cent cut in domestic buildings, and nine per cent for non...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 04/09/2013 - 08:45



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A less taxing sustainability

Taxation: big, big issue. One where political and moral frontlines are laid out for battle, and tax- breaks, well that’s even bigger; an issue that’s often seen as a bastion of those looking to uphold the current elites and status quo. Thought in terms of industry and infrastructure, a tax cut here...

Submitted by Gary Hartley on Wed, 27/02/2013 - 08:30