16th March 2023
Gillian Charlesworth, CEO of BRE responded to the Spring Budget, commenting, “Some promising announcements made by the Chancellor in terms of driving energy efficiency in local areas and business. Granting further powers to local leaders, such as through the new agreements with Greater Manchester and West Midlands Combined Authorities, will be crucial in delivering improvements … Continue reading “BRE responds to the UK Spring budget”
1st March 2023
New analysis of the latest English Housing Survey data by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) finds that excessively cold homes in England could be costing the NHS £540mn a year in preventable costs.
22nd February 2023
The Sustainable Energy Association (SEA) and Partners’ latest report ‘A Technology-Agnostic Approach to Heat and Buildings Policy’, that has been supported by BRE, details the benefits of a technology-agnostic approach to decarbonising buildings; tailoring solutions to achieve the best outcomes.
21st February 2023
The relationship between FirePro and LPCB dates back to 1998.
7th February 2023
NABERS UK will be expanding to include Whole Building and Tenancy ratings, completing the NABERS UK Energy for Offices suite.
19th January 2023
BRE is calling on government to improve consumer awareness of heat pumps, accelerate the roll-out of insulation, and invest to scale-up the heat pump market. New polling from the Building Research Establishment (BRE) has found that the majority of the public (62%) would not feel at all confident explaining how heat pump technology works.
14th December 2022
BT Redcare started its certification journey for the Next Generation alarm range in early-2021.
13th December 2022
The Building Research Establishment (BRE), has announced a collaboration with Power Transition to host a Smart MicroGrid Demonstrator at BRE’s Science Park in Watford.
29th November 2022
Today’s announcement from Grant Shapps, the Business and Energy Secretary, committing to the government’s Energy Bill is a major step forward in ensuring Britain’s energy security.
22nd November 2022
BRE has provided technical content and expertise on indoor air quality (IAQ) for Defra’s indoor air quality report. People spend a substantial amount of their lives indoors (often 80 to 90%) and indoor environments can represent significant exposure to air pollution.