BRE, Tsinghua University and Evergrande sign a £200m built environment science deal at UK-China business summit

UK building science centre BRE, China’s top university Tsinghua and one of its largest property development companies Evergrande signed a collaborative research agreement on sustainable urbanisation today. It was one of seven exclusive UK-China collaborations that were signed as part of the UK-China business summit in London on day two of the state visit of China’s … Continue reading “BRE, Tsinghua University and Evergrande sign a £200m built environment science deal at UK-China business summit”

Innovative App could help Social Landlords Tackle Fuel Poverty

An innovative new app for social landlords and housebuilders, developed by building science centre BRE in partnership with developer Cruden, was launched  this week by Scotland’s Deputy First Minister, John Swinney MSP. Mr Swinney visited the award winning BRE Innovation Park at Ravenscraig to hear how the new RetrofitLab App will allow housing associations, social landlords and housebuilders … Continue reading “Innovative App could help Social Landlords Tackle Fuel Poverty”