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Swindon Borough Council

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… 2020) https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/the-ten-point-plan-for-a-green-industrial-revolution/title#look-ahead-the-race-to-zero 7UK Government Industrial Decarbonisation Strategy (March 2021) https://www.gov.uk/government/news/major-blueprint-to-create-green-jobs-and-slash-emissions-from-industry-schools-and-hospitals 8 The Future Homes Standard was subject to public consultation…

… for building a competitive, greener future for the manufacturing and construction sector. It is set to publish a Net Zero Strategy ahead of COP26, as well as a Heating and Building Strategy and Transport Decarbonisation Plan.  The Future Homes Standard8, due to be introduced by 2025, will require new build homes to be future-proofed with low carbon heating and leading levels of energy efficiency…

Maldon District Council

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… . The CAS is a positive step to identifying ways to reduce carbon emissions and increase climate resilience across the Maldon District . This will include developing strong climate partnership links, pushing to be the first in line for sustainable transport options, finding ways to support sustainable agriculture, encouraging development that meets all future homes standards, and engaging…

… Taking climate action for our future home and generations Maldon District Council’s Climate Action Plan 2023 2024 Supported by One Maldon District16 March 2023 Maldon District Council’s Climate Action Plan 2023/24 I 32 I Maldon District Council’s Climate Action Plan 2023/24 C on te nt sContents Introduction…

Hampshire County Council

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…, Communities & Local Government (MHCLG) are currently consulting on proposed options to increase the energy efficiency requirements for new homes. The Future Homes Standard will require new build homes to be future-proofed with low carbon heating and world-leading levels of energy efficiency by 2025. The Industrial Strategy has set a target, as one of their ‘Grand Challenges’ for the future…

Luton Borough Council

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… Flatted scheme) o Freemans Close (11 houses 4/5 bed) o Littlefield’s (6 houses 2/3 bed) o Morris Close (2 houses) o Denham Close (2 houses)  waste management design guide  Buckle Close considered for district heating system  release of the Future Homes Standard consultation. LBC Housing responding to second part of consultation.  new Domestic Energy manager appointed in Apr 21…

Mansfield District Council

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…: Green Homes Grants - Phase 1A improving 51 properties due to finish shortly. Phase 1B – 22 properties signed up in Pleasley and Ladybrook. Planning approved March 2021 for first Passivhaus scheme in the district for 4 dwellings at Saundby Avenue. HRA programme includes new development of 99 homes built to Future Homes Standards. Parks and Open Spaces: Working with the Sherwood Forest Trust…

Selby District Council

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… developments have the electrical capacity to install renewables and EV chargers in the future if not already being installed as part of the design - we are exploring how this can be included in the new Local Plan. · High sustainability standards for new builds – Excellent BREEAM ratings, at least A EPC and Passivhaus for houses or meet the new Future Homes Standard which is yet to be adopted formally - we…

Gosport Borough Council

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…. Planning Policy Manager - No additional budget required; staff resourcing from existing roles. 31/12/23 5.3 Include policies in Local Plan promoting zero-carbon ready developments in advance of the expected Future Homes Standard.14 GD3, GD4 Reduce fuel poverty. Planning Policy Manager - No additional budget required; staff resourcing from existing roles. 31/12/23…

Chorley Council

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… future investment. Spatial Planning (Climate Change Team) Dec 2022 Using existing channels such as the Developers Forum and RP Framework, cascade and promote new policy such as Future Homes Standard and showcase best practices of high-quality low carbon opportunities. Spatial Planning (Climate Change Team) Dec 2023 Support residents to make their properties more energy efficient and affordably…

Woking Borough Council

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… and mitigating (reducing) greenhouse gas emissions. The latest national Building Regulations changes (the National Future Homes Standard) will apply to both new dwellings and non-domestic buildings in England, and existing dwellings and non-domestic buildings in England when undertaking specific building works. However, the planning system can limit decarbonisation efforts when local policy becomes…

Folkestone and Hythe District Council

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… will identify the needs and opportunities for the district and green infrastructure projects. It will contribute to ensuring strategic allocations and other development delivers green infrastructure requirements. 2 At the time of writing, the Government has said that it will review environmental building standards through the Future Homes Standard

Eastbourne Borough Council

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… seriously. The National Planning Policy Framework and the Building Regulations (specifically Part L) are key to delivering the low carbon development agenda and are being updated and reviewed to progress the move to the Future Homes Standard. 4 Gear Change (2020) -A bold vision for cycling and walking sets the governments ambition to accelerate the uptake of active travel to shift…

London Borough of Redbridge

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… energy heat sources. Aug-21 Develop an approach for measuring the embodied carbon for the Council’s new developments. Sep-21 Where feasible, incorporate upcoming New London Plan, Building Regulations and Future Home Standards in developments ahead of these coming into effect. Oct-21 Consider the opportunity of Zero Carbon specifications in New Builds on a case by case basis. Oct-21 Scope…

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council

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… Service Manager / Housing Management Service Manager Timescale - emissions from homes need to be at net zero by 2041 Reducing emissions from new homes The government’s Future Homes Standards due to come into effect from 2025 means that all new homes will need to be carbon net zero ready, and so once the national grid decarbonises in around 2035, these homes should become carbon net zero…

Wokingham Borough Council

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…. The report aims to provide a framework for aligning climate action at the local level with the CCC’s pathways for the UK, as well as recommendations for local, regional and national Governments aiming to remove barriers to delivering local climate action in the UK. Future Homes Standards The Government responded to a consultation on the Future Home Standards to ensure the ability for Local Plans…

Durham County Council

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…. Heating will instead be provided by heat pumps (air, ground, or water source) or as part of a low carbon district heat network. The Council is also developing a new home building programme for construction in 2022/23. These new homes will be built to a standard in excess of current building regulations, matching the proposals in the Future Homes Standard that will come into force by 2025. Homes…

… with climate change as concrete is a source of a large proportion of the agency’s emissions. Ask of Government • The Future Homes Standard must be implemented at the earliest opportunity. • The Future Buildings Standard for non domestic properties must be brought forward and a target set for net zero as soon as possible. • Government must demand better insulation levels. • Government must emphasise…

… a move away from a car centric society, which is facilitated by how new developments are currently designed and instead focus upon how new developments connect with existing communities and local public transport and cycling networks. 6https://www.gov.uk/government/consultations/the-future-homes-standard-changes-to-part-l-and-part-f-of-the-building-regulations-for-new-dwellings 7https://ukgbc.s3…

….eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/04/05150855/Net-Zero-Carbon-Buildings-A-framework-definition-print-version.pdf View action plan on page 102 Back to contents 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://ukgbc.s3.eu-west-2.amazonaws.com/wp…

… will be heated by heat pumps, have a small roof mounted solar PV installation and provision for electric vehicle charge points. Building homes in this way will ensure they are best practice at construction and will have a path to net zero before 2050. Back to contents https://bregroup.com/products/breeam/ Actions & Partnerships Government have indicated in the forthcoming Future

Essex County Council

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… to achieve an EPC ‘A’ rating and a carbon neutral pilot scheme is also currently being identified. It is expected that the Future Home Standard will launch in 2025 and under this standard, CO2 emissions will be at least 75% lower than homes built today and Essex Housing will continue to seek to exceed these standards wherever it can viably do so. Essex Housing IS bringing forward a pilot net zero…

… thematic climate change heading. The second phase of work underway is to provide best practice advice on climate change which addresses both the local authority officers and developers. This includes, be is not limited to: • Net Zero (carbon) Development • Healthy Places (including Healthy Homes Standard) • Sustainability Design Guidance for example solar orientation • Delivering Garden Communities…

Maidstone Borough Council

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… bills and so are less likely to live in fuel poverty. The Future Homes Standard describes the new standards anticipated to be introduced by 2025 which would continue this trend and require low-carbon heating and excellent energy efciency. The energy efciency of many older homes has been improved by installing loft insulation, cavity wall insulation, double glazing and more efcient heating systems…

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