News and Events Categories: Housing

URBANFLUXES demonstration meetings

November 20, 2017

URBANFLUXES project information The URBANFLUXES project will run two demonstration meetings on December 6, one for scientists and technical stakeholders, and one for decision-makers concerned with reducing urban heat, improving thermal comfort, and improving energy efficiency. H2020-Space project URBANFLUXES (URBan ANthrpogenic heat FLUX from Earth observation Satellites) investigated the potential of Copernicus Sentinels to distinguish … … Find out more

SHIFT Awards 2015

February 5, 2016

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The SHIFT Awards are the UK’s sustainability awards for social landlords. They recognise and celebrate the achievements made in reducing environmental impacts and improving the quality of life of residents. … Read more

Climate Just: tailored solutions to improve your area’s resilience to climate change

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Thanks to Climate Just, you can look at climate change impacts across England at a neighbourhood level. Those training events helped attendees to use and apply the Climate Just’s resources in practice. … Read more

Road to 2020: Delivering low carbon homes cost effectively

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This event will take you through the existing and upcoming opportunities to deliver low carbon homes cost effectively in the UK. … Find out more

Can London weather the storm?

March 30, 2015

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The London Assembly Environment Committee report, ‘Come rain or shine: London’s adaptation to the risks of severe weather’ warns that thousands of seasonal deaths during moist winters and scorching summers are expected to become the norm. … Read more

Local Solutions for Better Resilience to a Changing Climate

June 17, 2014

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On Monday 16 June Climate UK hosted a conference under the theme ‘Resilience to a Changing Climate: Sharing Local Solutions’. … Read more

Green Sky Thinking – Flooding: what actions can we take?

May 13, 2014

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On Thursday 1 May LCCP hosted a Green Sky Thinking breakfast event to discuss actions we can take to reduce flood risk, in partnership with Sustainable Homes and JBA Consulting … Read more

SHIFT Conference: Adaptation & Climate Change

March 11, 2014

Sustainable Homes and partners held a national conference investigating the research and action being taken to reduce the likelihood and impacts of overheating, flooding and improving water efficiency. … Read more

Decent Homes are resilient homes says LCCP and Sustainable Homes

February 21, 2013

SHIFT’S conference, ‘Saving water and reducing the impacts of flooding’ on 27 February will highlight that social housing providers need to prepare to face more flooding and more water shortages in future. As part of this LCCP publication ‘Your social housing in a changing climate’ will be used to highlight what can be done. … Read more

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