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Meet the experts at this year's Eco Technology Show | The Latest

Meet the experts at this year's Eco Technology Show | The Latest | Packaging | Scoop.it
Cut through Government red tape for new build and refurbishment projects with the South East Centre for the Built Environment (SECBE).
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ROCKFON refurbish Leeds City College campus to BREEAM standards - Specification Online

ROCKFON refurbish Leeds City College campus to BREEAM standards - Specification Online | Packaging | Scoop.it
ROCKFON refurbish Leeds City College campus to BREEAM standards
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Leeds City College, the third largest further education college in the UK, has opened a new city-centre campus to offer modern-day vocational study programmes.
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Emirates Green Build Council discusses trends in greening existing buildings ... - Zawya (registration)

Emirates Green Build Council discusses trends in greening existing buildings ... - Zawya (registration) | Packaging | Scoop.it
Emirates Green Build Council discusses trends in greening existing buildings ...
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... and opportunities in retrofitting buildings.
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Cameron Butcher awarded extensive Derbyshire Care home refurbishment project - Busbyway

Cameron Butcher awarded extensive Derbyshire Care home refurbishment project
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Cameron Butcher have been awarded the refurbishment programme at Seale Pastures Nursing House in Derbyshire.
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Green Technologies and Green Policies

Dr Scott Kelly (Research Associate, 4CMR, University of Cambridge), discusses the Government's current retrofit policy, focusing on the Green Deal, it's impl...
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Photographing the Built Environment

Creative Careers Institute - Week 5 - Bonnie Bucqueroux offers tips and inspiration on photographing the built environment.
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In Paris, 14th-century cathedral gets 21st-century lighting retrofit ...

In Paris, 14th-century cathedral gets 21st-century lighting retrofit ... | Packaging | Scoop.it
In Paris, 14th-century cathedral gets 21st-century lighting retrofit. C'est un miracle! France's most famous house of worship, the 850-year-old Notre Dame Cathedral, just seriously slashed its lighting-related energy bills with the ...
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STBA | Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance

STBA | Sustainable Traditional Buildings Alliance | Packaging | Scoop.it
Our Responsible Retrofit website now back on line. Apologies for interruption of our guidance tools. http://t.co/FUrrXhlq9I
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www.fairplay.co.uk - Older LNG carriers 'not so easy to retrofit'

... so easy to retrofit'. Retrofitting older LNG carriers is challenging, amid growing concern that some ships have steam-turbine powered engines that may make them obsolete in the face of fuel-efficient ships, said DNB Bank.
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Health and the Built Environment

This video assesses how the designated use, layout, and design of a community's physical structures including its housing, businesses, transportation systems...
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Arup's interactive Balls bring the built environment into the digital age

Arup has unveiled the winning project of its annual No.8@Arup Competition. Over three weeks in June the atrium of Arup's building in Fitzroy Street will be decorated with interactive backlit...
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Arup's 'smart balls' bring built environment into digital age - E&T magazine

Arup's 'smart balls' bring built environment into digital age - E&T magazine | Packaging | Scoop.it
E&T magazine Arup's 'smart balls' bring built environment into digital age E&T magazine Engineering consultancy group Arup has unveiled a new installation, the winner of its annual No.8@Arup Competition, aiming to pave the way for the built...
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House refurbishment leads to discovery of local artwork - Cambridge Times

House refurbishment leads to discovery of local artwork - Cambridge Times | Packaging | Scoop.it
House refurbishment leads to discovery of local artwork
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The paintings were recently discovered in the former home of the Morrows, when it was designated to be refurbished and put up for sale.
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Leeds to lead in energy retrofit » Energy Saving Trust's blog

Leeds to lead in energy retrofit » Energy Saving Trust's blog | Packaging | Scoop.it
Leeds and Yorkshire more generally is a part of the country where we have been active in the last few years, through retrofit work both with councils and housing associations. Back in 2011 we worked with Leeds Federated ...
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Designing the Built Environment for Global Health

In collaboration with the Clinton Global Initiative, this webinar at the American Institute of Architects explores the vital connection between health and de...
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A solar tracking automatic motorized window blind retrofit using ...

A solar tracking automatic motorized window blind retrofit using ... | Packaging | Scoop.it
I will demonstrate how to retrofit an existing manual roller shade into an automatic motorized one using Arduino. The project used Arduino with the Adafruit motor shield to control the interaction between a stepper motor and a ...
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Retrofit for Purpose: Low Energy Renewal of Non-Domestic Buildings | Energy Efficiency | Design | Sustainability, Green Building and Energy Efficiency

Retrofit for Purpose: Low Energy Renewal of Non-Domestic Buildings | Energy Efficiency | Design | Sustainability, Green Building and Energy Efficiency | Packaging | Scoop.it
Retrofit for Purpose: Low Energy Renewal of Non-Domestic Buildings (Item) (80589) - Retrofit for Purpose explores the art and science of bringing energy efficiency to existing buildings; one of the biggest challenges facing the industry today.
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The Truth About Green Collar Jobs: Lessons from the Residential ...

The Truth About Green Collar Jobs: Lessons from the Residential ... | Packaging | Scoop.it
Despite the billions of dollars that have been allocated nationwide to increase demand for residential retrofits, the corresponding surge in job growth just hasn't appeared. The promise of green jobs “for all” has led to ...
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