TITLE

Zero-carbon route set for commercial buildings

PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
ENDS (Environmental Data Services);Dec2009, Issue 419, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the zero-carbon plan by the British communities department (DCLG). DCLG summarized the scenarios to ensure that new non-domestic structures become zero-carbon by 2019 including on-site, off-site, and a middle scenario which is a combination of both. The British Propety Federation disliked the plan because it did not include existing buildings and suggested that Display Energy Certificates should be mandatory for the private sector to encourage tenants to improve energy conservation.
ACCESSION #
47566927

 

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