The built environment plays an important role in tackling climate change. This industry is responsible for more greenhouse gas emissions than any other sector of the economy, contributing nearly 40% of annual CO2 emissions globally. That’s a significant figure, and one that needs urgent attention if we’re to keep global temperatures down to avoid the […]
We consider the glimmers of hope in tackling climate change.
It’s still relatively uncommon for building designers to commission thermal bridging analysis, despite significant benefits where this is undertaken early in a project. Attractively for developers, thermal bridging analysis can lead to a reduction in external wall insulation thickness, adding to the overall available floor area of a scheme. In addition, confirmation of reduced thermal […]