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National training centre for energy efficient building expertise opens

December 18th, 2011 by Centre of Refurbishment Excellence

Thousands of UK construction trainees are set to benefit from a new national centre for sustainable building skills launched in Stoke-on-Trent. CoRE, the Centre for Refurbishment Excellence, was officially opened by Andrew Stunell MP, Under Secretary of State for Communities and Local Government. Built at a cost of £11.4 million, CoRE, in Longton, Stoke-on-Trent, will […]

The Law Society in London holding a debate on Sustainable Buildings

February 1st, 2011 by Events

The Law Society is holding a debate on Sustainable Buildings on 29 March 2011 at 113 Chancery Lane, London WC2A 1PL Fifty percent of UK carbon emissions come from the construction and operation of the built environment, in addition to which it is dependent on vital resources such as energy, water and raw materials and […]