February 2019

GBC News Issue 13

In this issue there we have news of various project completions, new clients and there’s an in-depth article that explores the likely impacts of the soon-to-be-updated energy calculations for dwellings..

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Implications of SAP10 on the New London Plan

by Buwani Kilpatrick, Senior Sustainability Consultant The government has announced anticipated updates to Part L’s energy calculation for dwellings (SAP10) which will affect the implementation of the Greater London Authority’s..

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BREEAM Very Good for new care home

A post-construction survey at Ty Ynysawdre was undertaken in February, following completion of a new-build care home in Tondu for Linc Cymru Housing Association. The new care home scheme, which..

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Daylight assessment methodology to be updated

Buwani Kilpatrick, Senior Sustainability Consultant at GreenBuildConsult, attended the recent CIBSE Daylight Group meeting on the subject of EN 17037: December 2018, which provided an overview of the updated daylighting..

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