Housing Specification Blog

August, 2015

Fixing the foundations after the scrapping of zero carbon homes

August 13, 2015 PaulGroves Housing DesignHousing IssuesPlanning & Legislation

Ian Loughnane, Business Unit Director of Kingspan Timber Solutions, looks at last month’s scrapping of the zero carbon building standards. The Treasury’s statement was presented within detailed documents, published as part of George Osborne’s economic productivity drive called, ‘Fixing the Foundations.’ The plans have been received with a wave of disappointment from across the industry. […]