Engineering Sustainable Housing & Retrofitting: What’s our priorities?

Should we put up prefabs to house young people?  Can we afford to invest in housing and retrofitting sustainably?  Can engineering design make sustainable housing affordable?  What’s the best way to reduce fuel poverty through housing and retrofitting technologies?  Should the Government develop a new build and retrofitting programme sustainably in terms of emissions and energy saving?

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About actionforinvolvment

We're an independent think tank, founded in 2006 to bring people in our communities together with policymakers and stakeholders. We create space often in a workshop format to pool ideas, develop networks and tackle hot topics. Since 2009, we’ve focused on the sustainability agenda such as: climate change, energy, housing, technology, transport with interest in:education, health, welfare, regulation and enforcement. Our latest project is funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering Ingenious Grant and our next event on 27th June 2013 includes George Monbiot with other high level environmental policy makers.
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