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South WestThe Main Place, Coleford Community Centre - Building Performance Evaluation

The Coleford Community Centre, known as ‘The Main Place’ is a two storey community centre incorporating a public library and IT suite, adult learning and disability centre, community offices, a large community hall with catering/ kitchen facilities...
  • Non-domestic
  • Public Service
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South WestEstover Community College

The BPE study of Estover College found that overall the new the school campus is very successful in delivering its primary function of providing facilities and an environment conducive to good teaching and learning. Occupant satisfaction is extremely...
  • Education (secondary school)
  • Non-domestic
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ScotlandThe Quarries – Housing for over 55s

The Quarries development consists of 58 2-Person flats over 2-storeys arranged around a central courtyard with a communal hub containing resident's lounge, tea kitchen, offices and meeting rooms. The complex provides new amenity homes for rent for tenants...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent
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ScotlandBRE Scotland Innovation Park Visitor Centre

The BRE Scotland Innovation Park, located on the site of the Ravenscraig regeneration development on the edge of Glasgow, aims to showcase the future of Scottish housing. The single storey, open plan Visitor Centre was the first building to be constructed...
  • Non-domestic
  • Office
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ScotlandUniversity of the West of Scotland, Ayr Campus

The new UWS Ayr Campus building provides state-of-the-art facilities for the University and their project partners. The building includes suites, studios and laboratories for performance, music, broadcasting, education and healthcare. The installation...
  • Education (university)
  • Non-domestic
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South WestCode Level 5 Homes: Lyndhurst Crescent, Swindon

The Lyndhurst Crescent project is a social housing scheme intended to provide an innovative approach to affordable mixed tenure housing design, procurement and finance, with large scale delivery potentials. This Phase 2 study shows that the airtightness...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent
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South EastRowner Renewal Flats - Overheating Study

The study focuses on two identical but mirrored blocks of 12 flats each, which are built to comply with different standards of energy efficiency. Block B was built to achieve Code Level 3 and Block C was designed to achieve the Fabric Energy Efficiency...
  • Domestic
  • Mixed tenure
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ScotlandTigh-Na-Cladach affordable housing: 1 Passivhaus home & 2 low-energy homes

The Tigh-Na-Cladach development is located in the Scottish county of Argyll and Bute. The study investigated 1 semi-detached Passivehaus Standard house and 2 semi-detached low-energy houses. All are constructed using prefabricated closed panel timber...
  • Domestic
  • Shared ownership
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ScotlandThe Glasgow House

This project adopts passive principles along with tried, tested, simple and low maintenance technologies with the objective of reducing heating and hot water bills for tenants to £100 a year. The aim was to provide a very thermally efficient exemplar...
  • Domestic
  • None
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LondonThames Valley Houses in Feltham

The social housing scheme in Feltham was designed to demonstrate that affordable housing can be highly energy efficient. It consists of 10 council houses built to Code for Sustainable Homes Level 4. There were two BPE case study dwellings: a 4-bedroom...
  • Domestic
  • Social rent
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