Category Archives: Housing & Retrofitting

Sustainable Housing & Retrofitting

Engineering Design Issues

A mind map to reflect most of the issues we explored at our Steering Group meeting last Thursday.  A possible theme for this project could focus around media and technology which seems to underpin just about everything including the sustainability agenda.

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Can you afford to Turbo-Charge your home?

With one event aim being to stimulate you, our audience,  our event experts have been beavering away to develop a question they believed would inspire you to rise to the challenge.  I think they’ve done just that with our revamped question … Continue reading

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Info links for our Housing Event

Housing Event, March 2012 presentations: “Playing the Grid”:   Virtual Power Plants, Tom Lipinski, Green Structures Ltd; Smart grids, Stuart Williams, Logica plc; Manufacturing & Mass Customisation to Retrofit UK Housing, Kevin Hardy, Paragon MMC; Option E: Government Policy, Green … Continue reading

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