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Energy Summit: Building a Sustainable Future

Date: 19/09/2018

 

Energy-Summit-October-2018


Across the UK there is a growing demand for energy efficient homes and for the housing industry to deliver more sustainable places to live. The affordability of energy, the concept of fuel poverty, and the idea of cleaner economic growth have also emerged as issues of political and social significance.

 

 

With many homes built before the introduction of energy performance regulation, it is not surprising that energy use in our homes is currently responsible for 25% of the ...

National Conference: Shelagh Grant Looks Forward to Building the Future

Date: 21/05/2018

Shelagh-Grant-National-Conference-Preview

 

The central theme of our National Conference programme is connectivity – of people - of places - of ideas - of skills – and how in combination, we might shape future communities.

 

Housing projects are underway throughout the country and there is a growth trajectory with many more new communities planned. The combination of advances in technology, different techniques opening up possibilities of more land and advances in transport, particularly rail are bringing ...

Innovation Workshop on Digitalisation in Heat Networks – Benefits for Residents- 31 March

Date: 23/03/2017

 

 

 

The Housing Forum along with Switch2 are holding an interactive workshop will cover the latest policy developments in housing, heat networks regulation and a video demonstration of connected heat networks and will take place at The Housing Forum’s offices in the City of London. The programme is available here. 

 

Presenters include :  Simon Trevenna, UK Implementation Manager (Heat), ‎Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy ...

Double success for A2Dominion at Housebuilder Awards

Date: 10/11/2015

Housing Forum member A2Dominion scooped two accolades in the 2015 Housebuilder Awards recently, winning both the ‘Best Low or Zero Carbon Initiative’ category and the prestigious ‘Best Medium Housebuilder’ title.

 

Fabrica by A2Dominion won ‘Best Low or Zero Carbon Initiative’ for its innovative Elmsbrook development, the first phase of the NW Bicester eco-town in Oxfordshire.

 

The nationally-important, true zero carbon housing scheme at ...

Innovation Worksho programme 31 March

Date: 23/03/2017
“Innovation Workshop on Digitalisation in Heat Networks – Benefits for Residents with Switch2” Friday 31 March 2017 10am– 2pm with networking lunch This interactive workshop will cover the latest policy developments in housing, heat network regulation and a video demonstration of connected heat networks. The Housing Forum 6th Floor, 1 Minster Court Minster Lane London EC3R 7AA 10.00 Registration, Coffee, Networking 10.20 Welcome and Introductions ‘Fixing our broken housing ...