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Back to the future. AJ 31.03.2011

Sustainability in Practice

Back to the future. AJ 31.03.2011

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Building Supplement

Series

Sustainability in Practice

Abstract

Discusses the Retrofit for the Future refurbishment programme which has led to 119 houses in the UK being radically refurbished so that they are designed and built to comply with the government's legal commitment to cut all CO2 emissions by 80% by the year 2050.

Author

Spring, M.

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First produced in 1895, the Architects' Journal is a fortnightly publication which features comprehensive building studies, and in-depth technical articles.


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