How Part L Is Putting Fabric First

How Part L Is Putting Fabric First

You may have seen many mentions of Part L over the last few years, often in relation to the UK’s goal of having zero carbon buildings by 2016. Part L is closely tied to the Code for Sustainable Homes which many contractors have undoubtedly come across in their professional lives. The Code has had a significant impact on Part L; most notably through its influence on an industry-wide agreement that buildings need to save energy…

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Guest Post – Zeroing in on Part L in 2015

Guest Post – Zeroing in on Part L in 2015

The New Year is well and truly here and the visit from Santa (assuming you have all been good of course) is but a distant memory as 2015 stretches out in front of us.  So, what joys await the wonderful world of construction? Or more precisely, what Part L regulatory challenges do we face? Given that buildings account for 45% of the UK’s CO2 emissions, policy tweaks to tackle this challenge are never far away and…

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