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Zero carbon homes - an introductory guide for housebuilders

Publication NF 14

Zero carbon homes - an introductory guide for housebuilders

Document Status

Current

Supplement

Building Supplement

Series

Publication

Abstract

The issues of providing zero carbon homes, covering energy use in homes, reducing energy use in new housing, controlling energy use and CO2 emissions and the effects of Building Regulations, the Code for Sustainable Homes and stamp duty land tax relief.

History

Categorised by NHBC Foundation as a Research Document. Published by IHS BRE Press on behalf of NHBC Foundation. Produced in association with the Zero Carbon Hub.

ISBN

9781848060746

Subjects

Publisher History

The NHBC Foundation - National House Building Council's independent research institution - was established in January 2006 in partnership with the BRE Trust.


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