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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 ...

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.

Public sector sustainability: Construction stage auditsPublic sector sustainability: Construction stage audits

Carbon Trust
Updated 3 months ago
We can carry out checks during the construction period to determine whether the ‘as built’ details and quality matches the design specifications.We can carry out checks during the construction period to determine whether the ‘as built’ details and quality matches the design specifications.

NetZero Carbon toolkitNetZero Carbon toolkit

Cotswold District Council
Created 3 months ago
This toolkit has been created to make Net Zero carbon new build and retrofit more accessible. It has been created for building professionals (developers, contractors, architects and engineers) and is also relevant to self -builders, planning officers and other housing professionals. Although it can be used by homeowners, it is aimed at those who already have some knowledge or experience of construction.This toolkit has been created to make Net Zero carbon new build and retrofit more accessible. It has been created for building professionals (developers, contractors, architects and engineers) and is also relevant to sel...

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...