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North Warwickshire Borough Council

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… reading Future Homes Standard https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-buildings-standard North Warwickshire Borough Council – Climate Change Action Plan Page 23 Focus Area 5 – Forward planning and development management What we want to achieve Our goal is to achieve local and national planning policy with climate…

… Further reading North Warwickshire Local Plan (adopted September 2021) National Planning Policy Framework (NPPF) 2012/2019 Section 19(1A) of the Planning and Compulsory Purchase Act 2004 Climate Change Act 2008 (as amended 2009) Environment Act 2021 Planning for the Future Future Homes Standard Future Buildings Standard British Energy Security Strategy https…

… https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/planning-for-the-future https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for-new-dwellings https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for-new-dwellings…

Bristol City Council

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… and ventilation is achieved mechanically without heat recovery. Part L 2025 This scenario is also based on an additional notional building specification provided by the government in their response to the Future Homes Standard Consultation. Insulation levels and glazing performance are increased close to that required for Passivhaus, however airtightness remains poor at 5m3/m2hr and no heat recovery…

… 2021 Compliance Part L 2025 (Future Home Standard) Part L 2025 (Future Home Standard) + PV UKGBC 2025 Policy Option A - Current Policy Option B - Future (Passivhaus & PVs) Total build costs for the high rise modelled block based on analysis by Currie and Brown (incl. assumption of wall mounted PVs on a brick façade). Percentage cost uplift relative to a Part L 2021 compliant…

… A - Current Policy Option B - Future Home Standard) Home Standard) + PV (Passivhaus & PVs) Total build costs for the high rise modelled block based on analysis by Currie and Brown (incl. assumption of façade mounted PVs on a rainscreen cladding system). Percentage cost uplift relative to a Part L 2021 compliant building is also shown. 2021440| Bristol High rise energy modelling | Jan 23 | Rev D…

… in their recent response to the Future Homes Consultation. Changes include modest improvements to insulation, shower drain wastewater heat recovery and roof mounted solar PV. While heating is still based on a gas boiler, it is possible that developers could use heat pumps instead of wastewater heat recovery and solar PV to achieve the required performance. Airtightness is relatively poor at 5m3/m2hr…

… - Home Standard) Home Standard) + PV Current Future (Passivhaus + PVs) Gas Price (p/kWh) 7.2 7.2 - - - - - Average Electricity Price 28.0 28.0 22.5 22.5 18.0 18.0 18.0 (p/kWh) Solar Consumption - 20% - 40% 30% 50% 50% Annual energy costs including standing charges, based on PHPP predicted energy use. Solar PV savings from avoided grid import, and value of exported solar energy also shown…

Rother District Council

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… with the production of statutory Environmental Improvement Plans (the first being the January 2018 25 Year Environment Plan). Future Homes Standard Homes are a significant contributor to greenhouse gas emissions responsible for 15% of the UK's total emissions in 2018. What is more – unlike other sectors such as business, transport and energy supply – residential homes saw emission levels rise between 2017…

… and 2018. The Government is planning to introduce a new Future Homes Standard, helping us towards that net zero goal. Homes being built now will still be there in 2050 so getting them built right and to high environmental standards is a crucial part of meeting the targets. The Government aims to introduce the Future Homes Standard by 2025. Initially, the Future Homes Standard will change Parts L…

Basildon Borough Council

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… ............................................................................................... 8 Future Homes Standard .............................................................................................................. 8 National Design Guide 2019 ....................................................................................................... 9 Recommendations for Policy Modifications – Climate Change Adaptation: ..................... 10 Part 2: Air Quality…

… with schemes that offset an equivalent amount of greenhouse gases from the atmosphere, such as the planting of trees and the use of technology like carbon ‘capture’ and storage. Future Homes Standard 2.22. Between October 2019 and February 2020, the Government held a consultation on changes to the standards in Parts L & F of the Building Regulations. These alterations are the first step…

… in achieving the Future Homes Standards3. The Future Homes Standard will require new build homes to be future proofed with low carbon heating and achieve world-leading levels of energy efficiency. It is expected to be introduced by 2025. 2.23. The Government’s consultation on Future Homes Standards set out two options for increasing energy efficiency requirements for new homes:  Option 1…

… CO2 emissions as opposed to 30% reduction proposed in Option 2 of the Future Homes Standards. This would be followed up by a further change to building regulations before 2025 that would see a prohibition on the use of gas for central heating, with low carbon heat replacing most of the need for heat (heat networks and heat pumps etc.) leading to a 75-80 per cent reduction in carbon emissions…

…. 3 https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for- new-dwellings September 2020 9 2.25. The Government is considering whether to commence section 43 of the Deregulation Act 2015 alongside changes to Building Regulations. Commencing section 43 would result in an amendment to the Planning and Energy…

Dacorum Council

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… ensures a high level of energy efficiency is achieved above the former Sustainable Housing Code Level 4. We have developed to Passivhaus standard on one scheme and the focus is on developing a revised standard which will be considerably higher than Code level 4 and potentially higher than the proposed Future Homes Standard. As with all such improvements in standards there will be a balance between…

… developments in government policy which will have a bearing on how far we can increase the standards above the current levels specifically the Future Homes Standard. This will be delivered as a Building Control requirements at levels considerably higher than the old Code Level 4 and should be in force relatively quickly. One proposal in the Future Homes Standard is to prevent Local Planning Authorities…

…. 5.2 Table One Climate change policy Purpose Comments/action SP Climate Change Overarching strategic policy Carbon emission targets Mitigation setting out range of measures in the Plan that contribute to climate change and emissions reductions for new development up to 2030 and net zero from 2030 may be superseded by Future Homes Standard and White Paper 2025 requirements…

… Development Submit evidence that energy efficiency standards in new development up to 2030 are as a minimum 19% below target plus major residential to contribute towards a further 20%, and non- residential BREEAM excellent, and support for retrofitting May be superseded by Future Homes Standard and White Paper 2025 requirements Low carbon community heat and energy networks Major…

Havant Borough Council

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… to mitigate climate change by continuing to cut GHG emissions, while adapting to reduce its impact through risk assessments and responses to floods, heatwaves, new pests and disruption to food production. More recently, despite the impact of Covid-19, we have seen proposals and policies for a Future Homes Standard, Build Back Better, Living with Beauty and Active Travel (links to references…

… e.g., through the planning system HB2i Minimise the climate impact of new development through our Local Plan policies and development management decisions. Embrace and enforce polices to reduce energy demand in dwellings such as the Future Homes Standard, Living with Beauty, and others as appropriate. Leading by example, minimise the climate and environmental impacts of Havant Borough…

… Report Building Better, Building Beautiful Commission January 2020 https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/govern ment/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/ file/861832/Living_with_beauty_BBBBC_report. pdf Future Homes Standard The Future Homes Standard: changes to Part L and Part F of the Building Regulations for new dwellings Consultation January 2021 https…

Cheshire East Council (Unitary)

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… and world-leading levels of energy efficiency, including proposals to improve the energy efficiency of new homes from 2020 as a meaningful and achievable stepping stone to the Future Homes Standard. The Future Homes Standard will provide a consistent national standard, removing the ability of local planning authorities to be able to demand different energy efficiency standards. Implementation…

… and providing building services which are energy efficient and have effective controls. Homes account for 20% of greenhouse gas emissions in the UK which have reduced by approximately 20% since 1990 through the continued application of the regulations. In 2019 the Government consulted on the proposed Future Homes Standard15 for new build homes to be future-proofed with low carbon heating…

Wealden District Council

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… BEIS, ‘The Future Homes Standard Consultation’ (2019). Available at: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/843757/Future_Homes_St andard_Consultation_Oct_2019.pdf 8 HM Government, ‘The Road to Zero: Next steps towards cleaner road transport and delivering our Industrial Strategy’ (2018) Available at: https…

Maldon District Council

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… Action Strategy is a positive step to identify ways to reduce carbon emissions and increase climate resilience across Maldon District. This will include developing strong climate partnership links, putting our hand up to be the first in line for sustainable transport options, to finding ways to support sustainable agriculture, and encourage development that meets all future homes standards

…/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for-new-dwellings APPENDIX 1 → Importantly, the Council will work hard to develop a climate funding plan to evidence the plan of action, to mobilise local savings and to attract wider pools of capital to fund the implementation of the action plan; → Find out what residents and young…

…% of households in the area are in fuel poverty. We need to better with our local developers to develop a Zero Carbon Build Charter in line with the Future Homes Standards 2025, and find out what they are already doing to provide greener methods of build, heating, insulation and energy technology solutions; ⁻ Ensure all Council Strategies complements and delivers Climate Action ⁻ Raise funds…

… APPENDIX 1 Taking climate action for our future home and generations. Maldon District Council’s Climate Action Strategy 2021-2030. APPENDIX 1 Foreword Maldon District Council declared a Climate Emergency at the February Council meeting earlier this year…

Adur District Council

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… L of Building Regulations is the key mechanism that prescribes standards for the conservation of fuel and power in buildings in the UK, based on metrics such as the estimated level of energy demand and CO2e emissions. At the time of writing, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has recently released a consultation on proposed Future Homes Standards, that would…

…; Worthing Councils 9 6 BEIS, ‘The Future Homes Standard Consultation’ (2019). Available at: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/843757/Future_Homes_Stan dard_Consultation_Oct_2019.pdf 7 Building Research Establishment, ‘SAP 10 The Government’s Standard Assessment Procedure for Energy Rating of Dwellings Version 10’ (July 2018). Available…

…/739460/road-to- zero.pdf 10Air quality plan for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in UK (2017) https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/air-quality-plan-for- nitrogen-dioxide-no2-in-uk-2017 The Future Homes Standard Under the Future Homes Standard, new buildings would be required to meet significantly higher targets for energy efficiency and carbon savings. The Government states that, ‘As part…

… of the journey to 2050 we have committed to introducing the Future Homes Standard in 2025. This consultation sets out what we think a home built to the Future Homes Standard will be like. We expect that an average home built to it will have 75- 80% less carbon emissions than one built to current energy efficiency requirements (Approved Document L 2013). We expect this will be achieved through very high…

… fabric standards and a low carbon heating system. This means a new home built to the Future Homes Standard might have a heat pump, triple glazing and standards for walls, floors and roofs that significantly limit any heat loss.’ - BEIS, ‘The Future Homes Standard Consultation’ (2019) Adur & Worthing Councils – Carbon Neutral Plan AECOM design and manufacturing techniques and next…

Worthing Borough Council

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… L of Building Regulations is the key mechanism that prescribes standards for the conservation of fuel and power in buildings in the UK, based on metrics such as the estimated level of energy demand and CO2e emissions. At the time of writing, the Ministry of Housing, Communities and Local Government (MHCLG) has recently released a consultation on proposed Future Homes Standards, that would…

…; Worthing Councils 9 6 BEIS, ‘The Future Homes Standard Consultation’ (2019). Available at: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/843757/Future_Homes_Stan dard_Consultation_Oct_2019.pdf 7 Building Research Establishment, ‘SAP 10 The Government’s Standard Assessment Procedure for Energy Rating of Dwellings Version 10’ (July 2018). Available…

…/739460/road-to- zero.pdf 10Air quality plan for nitrogen dioxide (NO2) in UK (2017) https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/air-quality-plan-for- nitrogen-dioxide-no2-in-uk-2017 The Future Homes Standard Under the Future Homes Standard, new buildings would be required to meet significantly higher targets for energy efficiency and carbon savings. The Government states that, ‘As part…

… of the journey to 2050 we have committed to introducing the Future Homes Standard in 2025. This consultation sets out what we think a home built to the Future Homes Standard will be like. We expect that an average home built to it will have 75- 80% less carbon emissions than one built to current energy efficiency requirements (Approved Document L 2013). We expect this will be achieved through very high…

… fabric standards and a low carbon heating system. This means a new home built to the Future Homes Standard might have a heat pump, triple glazing and standards for walls, floors and roofs that significantly limit any heat loss.’ - BEIS, ‘The Future Homes Standard Consultation’ (2019) Adur & Worthing Councils – Carbon Neutral Plan AECOM design and manufacturing techniques and next…

Guildford Borough Council

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…://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building- regulations-for-new-dwellings https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for-new-dwellings https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l…

… the new “Future Homesstandard is fully 16 implemented7, and expects the supply chain for these technologies to develop rapidly in the next few years. When appraising heat pump technologies, at least two heat sources (from air, water and ground) should be considered and a separate appraisal of each presented. 4.35 Appraisals of heat pumps should take account of the high efficiencies…

… greater challenges in the coming years and decades. As a result, this SPD provides guidance on how new developments can be adapted, and be made adaptable, to address those challenges. The government is currently reviewing national standards and is proposing a new standard for housing called “Future Homes”. The first stage of implementing this new standard may include more stringent standards…

West Oxfordshire District Council

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… of strategic growth across West Oxfordshire – so raising standards for sustainable design and construction to an exemplary level – formed the focus of more recent discussion by the Climate Action Working Group in November 2019. Proposals were made to embed an expectation that Developers should be designing now to the enhanced, Future Homes Standard, which proposes homes from 2025 to achieve 75/80…

… on to identify an action to respond to Government’s recent consultation on the Future Homes Standard and AD L 2020 to Item No. 9, Page 4 of 19 i) endorse the highest standards proposed for improving energy-performance in new homes and ii) lobby for the introduction of the Future Homes Standard sooner than 2025. 2.1.7. Further projects are being implemented with Council support…

Babergh District Council

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… Climate Change Committee update Presentation - the Housing picture Presentation - Local Plan and Planning Policy Presentation - Future Homes Standard Read the December minutes   February Theme: Waste, transport and travel Guest speakers: Rob Cole, Suffolk Waste Partnership Manager Simon McCulloch, Dennis Eagle UK Topics: Suffolk Climate Change…

Westminster City Council

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… developments in local infrastructure, including renewable supply • Gas boilers will be banned in new homes from 2025 under the Future Homes Standard, and homes will need to achieve a 75-80% reduction in carbon emissions compared to homes built to current standards. https://www.westminster.gov.uk/sites/default/files/city_plan_2019_to_2040_draft.pdf https…

…://www.westminster.gov.uk/sites/default/files/media/documents/ESPD%20Consultation%20Draft%20Final.pdf https://www.westminster.gov.uk/code-construction-practice https://www.gov.uk/guidance/community-infrastructure-levy https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for-new-dwellings…

… https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for-new-dwellings Recommendations Recommendation Example actions Support improvements to energy efficiency in buildings and increase the use of renewable energy. Review planning policy to retrofitting historic buildings. Collaborate with other councils around…

Burnley Borough Council

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…) for the charging of electric vehicles for certain building projects. The projects covered include most new dwellings with ‘associated’ (on site) parking spaces4. 3.7 In 2019, the Government announced the introduction of a Future Homes Standard for England by 2025. The standard will ensure that new-build homes are future-proofed with low- carbon heating and high levels of energy efficiency…

… homes. 3.8 As a stepping-stone to the Future Homes Standard, in December 2021 the Government introduced an interim uplift in building regulations standards, effective from June 20225 , that would result in an estimated 31% reduction in carbon emissions from new homes compared to current standards. The emphasis will be on the adoption off a ‘fabric first approach’ with higher standards…

City of Lincoln Council

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… virtually and are currently working on setting up an independent website for the commission. Please email lincolnclimatecommission@gmail.com if you would like to be more involved with this group.  You can follow news about the Lincoln Climate Commission on Facebook, Instagram and our Twitter page. Response to Local/National Policies  Future Homes Standard Consultation – Jan 2020…

Teignbridge District Council

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… and fuel switching to replace fossil fuels with electrified heat and hydrogen. • Accelerating the roll-out of heat pumps through the mid 2020’s with the phase out of new gas boilers from 2035. • A hydrogen neighbourhood trial by 2023, a village hydrogen trial by 2025 and a decision on the role of hydrogen in buildings nationally in 2026. • Future Homes and Buildings Standard implemented…

Wychavon District Council

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Homes Standard, including proposed options to increase the energy efficiency requirements for new homes in 2020. If introduced, the Future Homes Standard would require new build homes to be future-proofed with low carbon heating and world-leading levels of energy efficiency. In early 2020, the Government pledged to bring forward a ban on new diesel and petrol car sales from 2040 to 2035…

… nations in moving towards net zero emissions. Importantly, it sees the role of local government as being essential in responding to environmental challenges locally and the bill includes proposals on resource management and environmental protection. Both of these support the targets and ambitions set out in the Climate Change Act. In 2019, the Government published proposals for a Future

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