02 May '13, 9am

Following our Impact Report, we've outlined our focus on industry action, policy & education for this financial year

Following our Impact Report, we've outlined our focus on industry action, policy & education for this financial year

Through our policy work we will be demonstrating how the built environment is an engine for green growth. This will encompass a number of specific policy areas including: - making the case for the Government to commit to the timeline on zero carbon homes and commercial buildings - supporting the successful implementation of the Green Deal - working to introduce domestic and non-domestic Minimum Energy Performance Standards (MEPS) - informing the Government on implementation of the EU Energy Efficiency Directive - ensuring the Housing Standards Review supports sustainable and viable standards UK-GBC will continue to lead industry action on sustainability in the built environment. We will do this by establishing Pinpoint as a key resource for industry - increasing the number of resources on offer, encouraging take-up and improving the website’s usability. We will work closel...

Full article: http://www.ukgbc.org/news/uk-gbc-outlines-future-direction

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