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[21 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]

Panels and Profiles has just launched a new CPD seminar on best energy conservation design practice in industrial and commercial buildings. “A guide to ADL2A: 2010 and the impact of Building Envelope systems” provides a detailed explanation of the new 2010 Edition of Approved Document L2A (Conservation of fuel and power in new buildings other […]

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[1 Dec 2009 | No Comment | ]

In-plane rooflights can easily be included into profiled pre-finished steel roof systems requiring no modifications to the secondary steelwork and can supply light deep into large single storey buildings. Natural lighting, as well as providing benefits to the building occupants, can reduce energy costs and CO2 emissions, provided a balanced approach is taken to solar gain, heat losses and lighting levels…

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[29 Feb 2008 | No Comment | ]

The latest revision of Part L was launched in April 2006 amongst much confusion in the construction industry.  The non-domestic part (ADL2A) of the regulations is now reliant on a whole-building carbon emissions calculation carried out by a piece of software known as SBEM.  SBEM is continually being updated by the BRE and Version 3.01 […]