Knowledge Bank

We have collated a list of what we believe to be useful links for further reading about information that will help our customers to better understand the energy, sustainability and testing minefield. We hope you find what we have to share useful and informative.

Code for Sustainable Homes

Communities and Local Government – Sustainability and the planning process
The BRE Green Guide to Building Materials Specification

SAP Calculations

Standard Assessment Procedure

Air Permeability Testing

The British Institute of Non-Destructive Testing

Airtightness Testers Association

Heating Systems

British Photovoltaic Association Renewable Energy Association
Centre for Alternative Technology
Oil Firing Technology Association
British Flue & Chimney Manufacturers Association
Heating Equipment Testing Approval Scheme
Seasonal Efficiency of Boilers Database UK

Building Materials

Kingspan Insulation

Celotex Insulation

Xtratherm Insulation

Building Development

Royal Institute of British Architects
Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors
Royal Town Planning Institute
Association of Building Engineers
Building Regulations Approved Documents
British Fenestration Rating Council (windows)
Associate of Building Engineers
Chartered Institute of Building
Scottish Building Standards

Property Services

Chartered Institute of Building Services Engineers
Association of Register Letting Agents
National Federation of Property Professionals
National Association of Estate Agents

Financial Opportunities

Generate your own energy
Sell your own energy
Government Feed-in-Tariff-Clean-Energy-Cashback
Low Carbon Building Programme
Department for Business Enterprise and Regulatory reform