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Leadership in Building Performance Conference session topics announced #CIBSEconf13 hours ago


An innovative green lease between landlord M&G Real Estate and tenant Skanska helps cut energy use at Woking office by 45%


Hollywood ending

How an innovative green lease improved the energy performance of a 1980s office block


Tall structures are transforming London’s skyline, but at what cost to the buildings below them?

Electric dream

Addenbrooke’s Hospital’s future-proofed car park in Cambridge

Keeping a cool head

Designers can make savings when specifying air conditioning, by managing heat gains at source

Breaking down barriers

An engineered approach to fire design is the solution to creating safe open-plan areas

Cooling the corridors

Smoke-control systems can help designers prevent overheating in residential corridors

Fanning the flames

Tougher EU regulations are a challenge when it comes to sourcing low-cost smoke ventilation


Coalition’s zero carbon direction criticised

Experts question government commitment to green building

Schools missing opportunity to teach low carbon skills

Education conference hears how buildings could be used as teaching aids

DECC very optimistic about uptake of new RHI scheme

Improved tariffs and inclusion of district heating boost scheme’s popularity.

CIBSE Building Performance Awards open for entries

Enter your projects now for the industry’s most important building awards


London’s heat miners

Chris Grainger on mapping London’s secondary heat sources

What ‘zero carbon’ means for Building Regulations

The timetable for the next raft of Building Regulations by Hywel Davies

The road to successful retrofit

Why a simple approach – with modest aims – is often far better, and more affordable, in the retrofit sector


Building in flexibility for VRV systems to satisfy the demands of changing building use

This module considers the planning of variable refrigerant volume/flow systems to accommodate future changes in building use

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