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Energy efficient refurbishment of low rise housing

Energy efficient refurbishment of low rise housing

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Published by Energy Efficiency Office .
Written in English


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SeriesGood practice case study -- 180, Best practice programme
ContributionsGreat Britain. Energy Efficiency Office., Great Britain. Department of the Environment.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18045380M

  Climate change was one of many battle grounds for the parties in the run up to the December general election. Though welcome, politicians’ pledges to make the UK’s existing homes more energy efficient and resilient were viewed with some caution, given the lack of recent political will and the disappointment over past government initiatives such as the Green Deal. Most of the previous chapters have concentrated on energy supply. This chapter looks at ways to save energy and focuses on energy in buildings in the UK. In , out of the total UK annual CO2 Cited by: 4.


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Downloadable (with restrictions). The study aims to inform designers about a method for assessing the likely energy consequences of decisions open to them regarding refurbishment options for high-rise housing in the UK.

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Renewable energy sources-integrated refurbishment approach for low-rise residential prefabricated building in Belgrade, Serbia Article (PDF Available) in Indoor and Built Environment 25(7) July.

Colorado. Project: Evaluation of a Low-Rise Multifamily Retrofit — Boulder Building Component: Building envelope, lighting, appliances, water conservation Profile: A unit apartment complex underwent multiple energy retrofit measures, including attic and wall insulation, low-e windows, and energy-efficient appliances, to comply with the Boulder SmartRegs Ordinance.

Several scientific articles discuss non-technical barriers and policy instruments related to energy efficient building renovation. However, they are seldom systematically categorized and hardly ever related to Russian context even if Russian housing provides remarkable potential for energy-efficiency improvements.

This paper identifies non-technical barriers to building energy renovations and Cited by: 2. GPG Energy efficient refurbishment of low rise non-traditional housing Publication Year Document Status Describes energy efficient refurbishment of low rise non-traditional housing, illustrated by a number of case studies.

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Creation of a model agreement between tenant associations and housing companies on how the costs of refurbishment should be shared. The UK government, responding to concerns over climate change impacts, has undertaken to reduce CO2 emissions to 80% of levels Energy efficient refurbishment of low rise housing book This scale of reduction will require major improvements in the energy efficiency of the existing UK building stock, which is the dominant consumer of fossil fuel-generated energy.

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Abstract. This chapter extends the previously presented theoretical background on the renovation process, cf. Chap. 3, beginning with an overview of the state of the art of the existing building renovation (Sect. ), the state of the art of the structural renovation (Sect.

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