With Housing Associations leading the charge on sustainable building, Sandy Patience, architect and editor of GreenSpec, argues there should now be more focus on the embodied energy of building materials.
Following the Budget on 8th July, the Government made the controversial announcement to scrap its 2016 zero carbon homes target. The question is: was the government right to axe zero carbon legislation?
For developments such as offices, educational and sports facilities, internal design is fundamental to the building’s performance. So, when it comes to material section, how can we deliver stunning internal design?