Tag: commercial retrofit

Colchester City Council’s energy-efficient refurbishment

Energy-efficient heating, cooling, and hot water generation systems manufactured by Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Air-Conditioning Europe (MHIAE), part of the MHI Group, are helping Colchester City Council to achieve its sustainability goals.

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Simple upgrades that make a big difference

With buildings responsible for 40% of global energy use and around half of all urban emissions, Gareth Ash, Marketing Manager at Danfoss, explores how simple upgrades in commercial building renovations can cut energy usage AND maintain comfort.

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Retrofit 24 – the reuse agenda 

Hazel Davis discovers a new exhibition from The Building Centre – Retrofit 24 – which aims to expand on the imperative to retrofit commercial, cultural and civic buildings.

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New guidance on retrofitting large offices finds missed opportunities for energy saving

The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has launched new guidance on retrofitting large office buildings, which it says reframes retrofit as an iterative process rather than as a standalone project

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Report highlights huge lack of retrofit awareness, says BESA

A new report shows organisations “burying their heads in the sand” on the need to retrofit commercial buildings, according to the Building Engineering Services Association (BESA).  The Role of Retrofitting our Non-Domestic Buildings in the Race to Net Zero – produced by from Ridge and Partners – found that just one in four public or private […]

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UKGBC publishes guide to commercial retrofit

UKGBC has published a new guide – Delivering Net Zero: Key considerations for Commercial Retrofit – to provide industry with a common approach to commercial retrofit through the lens of net zero carbon. The Government has proposed that all commercial properties being let have a minimum EPC rating of at least ‘B’ by 2030 and is […]

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