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Code of Practice for Grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic SystemsCode of Practice for Grid-connected Solar Photovoltaic Systems

IET
Created 2 months ago
This Code of Practice sets out the requirements for the design, specification, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) systems installed in the UK. It is aimed at ensuring safe, effective and competently installed solar PV systems. This Code of Practice will provide the information required to ensure that a solar PV system is designed, installed and operated to comply with relevan...This Code of Practice sets out the requirements for the design, specification, installation, commissioning, operation and maintenance of grid-connected solar photovoltaic (PV) systems installed in the UK. It is aimed at ...

CP1: Heat networks: Code of Practice for the UK (2020)CP1: Heat networks: Code of Practice for the UK (2020)

CIBSE
Updated 3 months ago
This second edition of the Code of Practice: Heat networks provides a very significant update to the 2015 version. The previous edition had been highly successful in establishing minimum standards to improve the quality of district heating projects from concept through to operation; it has also had a strong influence on the procurement of heat networks, and underpins much of the Heat Networks Delivery Unit and Heat Networks Investment P...This second edition of the Code of Practice: Heat networks provides a very significant update to the 2015 version. The previous edition had been highly successful in establishing minimum standards to improve the quality ...

Consumer-Centred Thinking Cue CardsConsumer-Centred Thinking Cue Cards

Energy Systems Catapult
Updated 3 months ago
Understanding your consumers is the key to success, but we know that it can be difficult to decide where to start. What is it your customer wants? How can you be sure you’re doing the right thing? How can you ensure your product or service is going to be successful? We have created some cue cards that suggest solutions and methods you can take to address these questions. Each card has a variety of methods you can take to help you answer...Understanding your consumers is the key to success, but we know that it can be difficult to decide where to start. What is it your customer wants? How can you be sure you’re doing the right thing? How can you ensure your...
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Affordable warmth & health impact evaluation toolkitAffordable warmth & health impact evaluation toolkit

Centre for Sustainable Energy
Updated 3 months ago
The aim of this toolkit is to make evaluation of the health and wellbeing impacts of affordable warmth schemes easier and more effective. Affordable warmth schemes come in many different forms, and to provide flexibility the toolkit does not specify a single, one-size-fits-all process. Instead, we give information, advice, and a set of tools.The aim of this toolkit is to make evaluation of the health and wellbeing impacts of affordable warmth schemes easier and more effective. Affordable warmth schemes come in many different forms, and to provide flexibili...

Digital technologies for energy management - a buyers guideDigital technologies for energy management - a buyers guide

Carbon Trust
Updated 3 months ago
This online guide includes how to: write an energy strategy, build a business case, select DTEM and purchase DTEM.This online guide includes how to: write an energy strategy, build a business case, select DTEM and purchase DTEM.

Smart Meter Enabled Thermal Efficiency Ratings (SMETER)Smart Meter Enabled Thermal Efficiency Ratings (SMETER)

Centre for Sustainable Energy
Updated 3 months ago
CSE, with support from the University of Bristol, is working on a two year project to create a new tool to estimate the thermal efficiency of a home based on energy consumption data and temperature data.CSE, with support from the University of Bristol, is working on a two year project to create a new tool to estimate the thermal efficiency of a home based on energy consumption data and temperature data.

Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting TaxonomyStreamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting Taxonomy

Financial Reporting Council
Updated 3 months ago
The Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) taxonomy allows businesses to report their energy and carbon data when they file digital accounts with Companies House. The taxonomy has been developed by the Financial Reporting Council (FRC) in collaboration with Companies House and the Department of Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) and enables businesses to report information in XBRL format. Many companies already subm...The Streamlined Energy and Carbon Reporting (SECR) taxonomy allows businesses to report their energy and carbon data when they file digital accounts with Companies House. The taxonomy has been developed by the Financial ...

UK GBC – Net Zero Carbon Buildings: A Framework Definition (2019)UK GBC – Net Zero Carbon Buildings: A Framework Definition (2019)

UK Green Buiilding Council
Updated 3 months ago
Purpose: The UK Green Building Council (UK GBC) have produced a report on a framework for a net zero carbon built environment, developed by businesses, non-profit organisations and trade associations. The framework consists of key principles and metrics that can be integrated into policy and utilised as a tool by businesses to contribute towards achieving a zero carbon built environment. The framework follows five key steps: establishin...Purpose: The UK Green Building Council (UK GBC) have produced a report on a framework for a net zero carbon built environment, developed by businesses, non-profit organisations and trade associations. The framework consi...

RIBA Plan of WorkRIBA Plan of Work

RIBA
Created 4 months ago
The RIBA Plan of Work organises the process of briefing, designing, constructing and operating building projects into eight stages and explains the stage outcomes, core tasks and information exchanges required at each stage. Guidance in the RIBA Plan of Work 2020 Overview is based on nearly seven years of feedback, gathered by the RIBA, from the construction industry.The RIBA Plan of Work organises the process of briefing, designing, constructing and operating building projects into eight stages and explains the stage outcomes, core tasks and information exchanges required at each st...

District Heating and Cooling Connection Handbook District Heating and Cooling Connection Handbook

International Energy Agency
Updated 4 months ago
District Heating offers excellent opportunities for achieving the twin goals of saving energy and reducing environmental pollution. It is an extremely flexible technology which can make use of any fuel including the utilisation of waste energy, renewables and, most significantly, the application of combined heat and power (CHP). It is by means of these integrated solutions that very substantial progress towards environmental targets, su...District Heating offers excellent opportunities for achieving the twin goals of saving energy and reducing environmental pollution. It is an extremely flexible technology which can make use of any fuel including the util...