Living in London – Ensuring Your Home Is Energy Efficient
There is a going trend to make your property in London as energy efficient as possible, and with most housing in London being built before many regulations came into place, it can be quite hard. Most of this housing lacks essential energy-efficient and eco-friendly elements; inefficient heating and cooling systems, poor insulation, and non-energy-efficient appliances, […]Read More
Five Easy Tips to Take Your Business Green Right Now
For many businesses today, going green is no longer the optional fad it used to be a mere decade or two ago. It is now a requirement for a business to be seen as being an active participant in saving the planet. Factors that help a business’s environmental status include getting a commercial EPC, having […]Read More
Five Ways to cut back on Business Electricity Costs
Several firms spend an unnecessary amount of money on business electricity prices. It could be a result of payments to heat up an industrial unit or the costs of keeping the lights on in a retail store. No matter the cause of the electricity bills, business owners should be searching for new ways to minimise […]Read More
The Climate Change Levy 3 Months On: Has It Affected your Business?
If you’re a business owner, you’ll have noticed the impact of the Climate Change Levy. Introduced in April 2019, the main aim of the levy is for businesses to reduce their carbon footprint and promote environmental sustainability by reducing their energy usage. What are the Charges? Many businesses worry about the new charges that the […]Read More
How to be Carbon Free by 2050
Our EPC London branch can kickstart your energy saving with audited advice that is specific to you, your home, and your business. It highlights where you are losing energy and money and will help you to figure out how much you can save if you correct the problems that your building has. Here are a […]Read More
How important are DEC Certificates?
If you own a commercial building, you might have heard about DEC certificates. You might know that you should have one and maybe you don’t, or maybe you do have one but aren’t sure what it’s all about. DEC stands for Display Energy Certificate, and it is a legal requirement for some public buildings to […]Read More
A Guide to Commercial EPC for Factories
We all need to be doing our bit to help to reduce climate change, cut energy emissions and make our world a better and more sustainable place. Everybody plays their part – whether it is trying to use renewable energy, recycle our waste, or cut down on our use of cars, but businesses and government […]Read More
Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards: What Changes Can You Make?
The Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) came into force in England and Wales on 1st April 2018. The new rules were introduced to address a number of privately-rented properties that were running in a less than environmentally-friendly way, by requiring all eligible properties to meet a minimum level of energy efficiency. What do the rules […]Read More
Designing a Building for Style and Energy Efficiency
Designing a building for style and energy efficiency is far better than designing a building for style/function and then upgrading it to become more energy efficient. The reason for this is because larger companies often have a hard time making energy efficient changes. This is often because it requires a high amount of collaboration between […]Read More
Renewable Energy Trends to Look Out For in 2019
One of the biggest problems with renewable energy trends is that there is so much conflicting advice and information. Online articles and news pieces will constantly push the Eco-environmental angle by saying how our world is two bonfires away from meltdown, and then we have online articles and news pieces about how fantastic renewable energy […]Read More