Connected Homes

Connected Homes

Emerging smart digital solutions present the opportunity for a step change in the way that we live, work an address ...
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Design for deconstruction – helping the construction unlock the benefits of the circular economy

Design for deconstruction – helping the construction unlock the benefits of the circular economy

The emerging principles of the circular economy are driving greater resource efficiency. Construction and the built environment is the single ...
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The new Biophilic Office

Biophilic office

The Biophilic Office refurbishment project centres on a 650m2 1980s office building on the BRE campus in Watford, which will ...
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LENDERS - EPC Mortgage

LENDERS – EPC Mortgage

BRE and a partnership including mortgage lenders, building industry experts, green energy groups and sustainability bodies have joined forces to ...
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PV Fire Risks Review

PV Fire Risks Review

Over the last few years a number of media reports have made a link between specific fire incidents and photovoltaic ...
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Delivering sustainable buildings: Savings and payback

Delivering sustainable buildings: Savings and payback

There is a growing need to demonstrate the value and benefits of BREEAM in order to increase voluntary uptake of ...
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Developing a fire resilience index for buildings

Developing a fire resilience index for buildings

The inclusion of “fire credits” has never been a credible option since BREEAM only values contributions over and above a ...
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BRE DataLabs – An open platform for data sharing and reuse in the construction sector

BRE DataLabs – An open platform for data sharing and reuse in the construction sector

There is a lot of data that BRE collects and not all of it is utilised properly. Access to data ...
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