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[17 Jul 2015 | No Comment | ]

Before we can answer that, let’s start by understanding what an allowable solution is: ‘Allowable solutions’ was the term for any approved carbon-saving measures that would be available to developers from 2016 to allow for the CO2 emissions that they would not normally be able to mitigate in new buildings on site through energy efficiency […]

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[19 Jan 2012 | No Comment | ]

We have just launched a comprehensive new design, specification and construction manual aimed at simplifying the system selection process. Called “The Works” and available in an easy to file and update ring binder format, the manual contains full information on all Tata Steel Building Envelope solutions, the Platinum® System Guarantee and a wide variety of […]

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[6 Dec 2010 | No Comment | ]

The recent change to Part L present a major step change in how the energy use of buildings is determined as the Government moves towards their aspiration for zero carbon buildings. Part L covers the building regulations in England and Wales and in Scotland this covered by Technical Handbook, Section 6 – Energy. The regulations […]