Tag: housebuilders

Salford’s Energy House releases first results

The first results from the research collaboration between The University of Salford, Barratt Developments, Bellway, and Saint-Gobain, have been released as the project celebrates its first anniversary.

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Baxi supplies heating solutions to Travis Perkins’ WholeHouse

Baxi has supplied a new range of prefabricated heating solutions to Travis Perkins’ WholeHouse. WholeHouse is a platform that allows smaller regional housebuilders and developers across the UK to plan and design a bespoke digital model of a house before beginning construction.  Based on the BIM process, the platform ensures detailed and accurate design, plans […]

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Housebuilders must course correct on clean heat

Introducing the Housebuilders Clean Heat Index: too many house builders are delaying the transition to clean heat in their developments, says Ned Lamb, calling for a wide-scale shift to clean heat. Decarbonising the energy used to heat our homes is a critical component of the UK’s mission to become a net zero nation. Of the […]

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Lloyds Banking Group launches finance for sustainable housebuilding

Lloyds Banking Group has announced the launch of its new Sustainability Finance Framework, which helps housebuilders to access finance to build more homes with higher sustainability standards. The framework sets out how Lloyds will help housebuilders access finance to build more sustainable homes through one of three existing propositions: The Clean Growth Financing Initiative (CGFI) […]

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HBF research shows growing importance of energy efficiency

Research carried out by the Home Builders Federation has revealed the growing importance of energy efficiency to people looking to move house. Around three in four respondents (73%) to the HBF’s survey stated that they are worried about the energy performance of their current home, with around a quarter (24%) saying energy efficiency will be […]

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