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M&G Real Estate's enlightened energy management strategy helped it win the Carbon Champion crown at the 2015 CIBSE Building Performance Awards


Green thinkers cool hot air

Ecobuild was popular with politicians this year. Despite their differences, cross-party agreement seems to have emerged on the need for energy efficiency

Making DECs fly

Bill Bordass and Robert Cohen argue that DECs are essential to reducing the performance gap

Clear-cut winner

How M&G Real Estate took energy efficiency at shopping centres to new heights

Are simple buildings better buildings?

What makes a successful building? A preview of presentations at CIBSE’s Technical Symposium

Turning the desert green

Sustainability challenges for MEP designers working in the Gulf states

Size matters

Are we oversizing domestic water systems?

Full steam ahead

Tough new European regulations on water heaters will affect manufacturers and specifiers

Power complex

Decarbonising the energy supply at datacentres

Banking savings

Reconciling the demands of datacentre cooling with the clamour for energy efficiency


Pickles warned off 'rushed' DEC changes

Lord Deben sees no need to weaken legislation

Lords report slams energy policy

Energy efficiency vitally important, says committee

CIBSE gears up for election

Breakfast briefing to lay out policies before vote


Reader research results; awards and prizes; Geoffrey Cundall obituary



Readers discuss direct-fired water heating and switching from gas to electricity

Hywel Davies

Current energy policies and the scope for improvement

Julie Futcher

How Allowable Solutions could help mitigate environmental impact of new buildings

Peter Caplehorn

What new CDM Regulations mean for designers


Commercial hot water systems: reducing the risk of legionella and maximising efficiency

This module looks at reducing the risk of legionella in commercial hot water systems and maximising system efficiency with continuous flow water heaters


Technical Symposium 2015

Book now to hear about the latest cutting-edge building services research. The event takes place at University College London on 16-17 April

Free ESOS CPD Briefing

CIBSE event takes place on 14 April

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