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BRE at Housing 2018

BRE at Housing 2018

Attracting thousands of housing professionals, there has probably never been a more important time to attend Housing 2018, billed as ...
Clean air day & the built environment

Clean air day & the built environment

Today we celebrate Clean Air Day! A whole day dedicated to raising awareness about the harmful impacts of air pollution, ...
BRE is more than green buildings, it's changing the impact of the built environment.

BRE is more than green buildings, it’s changing the impact of the built environment.

When BRE rolled out BREEAM In-Use in America, it was to fill the gap of the 5.6 million existing buildings ...
SIMA and BREEAM ES present SIMAlab

SIMA and BREEAM ES present SIMAlab

At the Madrid Real Estate Exhibition, BREEAM ES and SIMA presented for the first time a reproduction of a sustainable ...
Say Hello to ITG!

Say Hello to ITG!

Say Hello to ITG! The next BREEAM National Scheme Operator (NSO) to be celebrated as our monthly featured NSO! ITG ...
News Update from BRE’s Housing and Health Team – June 2018

News Update from BRE’s Housing and Health Team – June 2018

ECO3 - Energy Company Obligation BEIS recently published a consultation for the Energy Company Obligation - ECO3, the follow up ...
Modern Day Slavery: It is people that will rescue people

Modern Day Slavery: It is people that will rescue people

This article first appeared on the Thompson Reuters Foundation News website. In the past few years in particular we have ...
BREEAM - Why building LCA?

BREEAM – Why building LCA?

Life cycle assessment (LCA) is used to total up the environmental impact of a product’s supply chain. Providing sufficient data ...
Join BREEAM at The Sustainable Estates Forum

Join BREEAM at The Sustainable Estates Forum

The Sustainable Estates Forum (21st-22nd June, Heythrop Park Resort, Oxfordshire) is a cross-sector event designed specifically to meet the needs ...
Improving sustainability of social housing in Brazil (Portuguese version)

Improving sustainability of social housing in Brazil (Portuguese version)

O mês passado, nos British Expertise International Awards, o BRE venceu o prêmio Projeto Colaborativo Internacional pelo projeto “Avançando a ...
Improving sustainability of social housing in Brazil

Improving sustainability of social housing in Brazil

Last month at the British Expertise International Awards, BRE won the International Collaborative Project award for the “Advancing the Sustainability ...
BREEAM UK New Construction 2018 and BRE Sustainable Products

BREEAM UK New Construction 2018 and BRE Sustainable Products

BREEAM launched its latest technical standard: BREEAM UK New Construction (NC) 2018 on the 7th of March 2018. Following a ...
FlexiSolar to install UK’s largest solar carport system for Bentley Motors

FlexiSolar to install UK’s largest solar carport system for Bentley Motors

FlexiSolar, the innovative solar carport specialist based near Cambridge, has started construction of a large scale commercial carport at Bentley ...
NEW SABRE LICENCES: APRIL 2018

NEW SABRE LICENCES: APRIL 2018

We are pleased to welcome Canary Wharf Group PLC, Instrom Limited and ICTS Consult as SABRE Licensed Companies. SABRE is ...
BREEAM UK New Construction 2018 continues to drive energy performance improvements

BREEAM UK New Construction 2018 continues to drive energy performance improvements

Significant changes have been made to the way in which energy performance is assessed under the BREEAM UK New Construction ...
BREEAM In-Use: New improved functionality

BREEAM In-Use: New improved functionality

BRE Global initially consulted the market to understand which functionality could add most value to the BREEAM In-Use online platform ...
BRE at the Facilities Show 2018

BRE at the Facilities Show 2018

Join BRE's Andy Lewry and Sam Turner at the Facilities Show 2018 on Stand M930 19th -21st June Andy will ...
Devising & delivering Social Sustainability & community resilience at neighbourhood level

Devising & delivering Social Sustainability & community resilience at neighbourhood level

GREENBUILD EUROPE  - Berlin - 18th April 2018 It is a sunny day in Berlin, and the GreenBuild Europe event ...
Lidl - reinforcing a brand through sustainability

Lidl – reinforcing a brand through sustainability

After an excellent start establishing their business in Sweden, Lidl has been actively working to strengthen their brand, and a ...
A breakthrough in sharing best practice with the new BREEAM Wiki

A breakthrough in sharing best practice with the new BREEAM Wiki

The new BREEAM Wiki is a breakthrough in sharing best practice ...
Value of sustainability

Value of sustainability

As the market place becomes increasingly competitive and there is a need to be able to differentiate oneself as a ...
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BREEAM is strengthening IKEA’s environmental work

IKEA's Nina Fall, Deputy Sustainability Manager and Christian Westerberg, Engineering Manager, explains how BREEAM supports environmental and sustainability work ...
Making 300,000 new homes a year, happy healthy places to live

Making 300,000 new homes a year, happy healthy places to live

What is a Healthy Home? Today, UKGBC with support from BRE and Hoare Lea launch a briefing note ...
Great news - record amount of registrations for BREEAM Sweden

Great news – record amount of registrations for BREEAM Sweden

Registrations for the environmental certification scheme BREEAM Sweden (SE) are exceeding all expectations. During 2017, Sweden Green Building Council received ...
Sustainability in New Homes: Guidance for Local Authority stakeholders on carbon reduction, overheating and assuring performance

Sustainability in New Homes: Guidance for Local Authority stakeholders on carbon reduction, overheating and assuring performance

The end of the financial year saw the launch of the Sustainability in New Homes Playbook - v1 to approximately ...