20 Jun '13, 6pm
Retrofit CPD course in Stoke July 4th at @UKGBC with @huntwriter Student discount applies
Drivers for sustainable refurbishment – policy drivers (including Green Deal), market trends, challenges and opportunities relating to sustainable refurbishment of domestic and commercial buildings. Business case for sustainable refurbishment – worked examples of the business case for sustainable retrofit. Techniques for sustainable refurbishment – improving fabric performance, air tightness, specification of low and zero carbon technologies (including lessons learned). A sustainable approach to heritage buildings – a balanced approach to building conservation and sustainable refurbishment for Grade I and II buildings. Embedding a sustainable approach - resources, tools, and metrics to embed sustainability in refurbishment and retrofit, and measure impact of proposed solutions.