Low-Energy Housing – The Passivhaus

July 14, 2016 10:29 am

Source: Groundsure The UK is legally bound by the 2008 Climate Change Act to reduce greenhouse gases by 80% by 20501. The Government is facing a rising challenge in tackling household emissions as roughly 45% of emissions come from buildings2.... View Article

Consumer Protection and Environmental Searches

July 7, 2016 12:45 pm

Solicitors and conveyancers need to be aware what impact the new Law Society Practice Note on Consumer Protection Regulations will have. The Consumer Protection Regulations apply to any ‘business to consumer’ commercial practice, which in this case would be solicitor... View Article

Agricultural Diseases

June 29, 2016 12:47 pm

There are numerous diseases which affect all types of animals associated with farming such as coccidiosis in broilers (poultry) and strangles in horses. Some diseases are highly contagious and are classified as “Notifiable Diseases”. You are legally obliged to report... View Article

Getting to grips with utility acronyms

June 22, 2016 12:52 pm

Acronyms enable us to remember what’s important about what we are doing and provided people understand what they mean then they are good because people remember them! CDM regs and HSG 47 are accepted acronyms but why are they in... View Article

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