One year on from its launch a review of the Infrastructure Carbon Review by the Green Construction Board has been published. DECC has appointed Sustain Ltd to review the energy base for the In-Use Factors (IUFs) of energy efficiency measures available through Green Deal and ECO to ascertain if they are set at the right levels (Call for evidence has been extended until Wednesday 19th November).
The European Council have announced EU leaders have agreed to cut greenhouse gas emissions by 40% by 2030.
The Department of Energy and Climate Change have published their Annual energy statement and EMR annual update.
A new BREEAM Refurbishment & Fit-Out scheme has been launched.
CIBSE Certification Ltd is one of the first to be approved by the Environment Agency to operate a register of Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme (ESOS) Lead Assessors – and already has it up and running.
The NBS have released their 2014 Sustainability report. The report claims that the government lags behind industry in its commitment to sustainability.
The Big Energy Vision has been launched. Forum for the Future has teamed up with Behaviour Change to convene The Big Energy Vision, a coalition of businesses and civil society to change the national dialogue and help people take control of their energy.