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Royal Borough of Kingston upon Thames

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… Plan now requires larger developments to be zero carbon, meaning that the total annual energy consumption of the buildings does not exceed the energy generated on-site or off-site. 37.Action on existing housing stock across all tenures has traditionally involved the provision of grants to bring forward energy efficiency measures including increased insulation and modern (gas) heating

… (2012) (new Kingston Local Plan in development) c. GLA Fuel Poverty Action Plan (June 2018) d. Private Rented Sector Energy Efficiency Regulations and the Housing Health & Safety Rating System (HHSRS) standard enforcement (2006) e. Clean Growth Strategy (2017) Generating and harnessing energy 42.Several cities and London boroughs have large scale district heating schemes to reduce…

…) control. Key linked strategies a. Air Quality Action Plan (2016) Energy Efficiency in Homes and Workspaces 36.Carbon emissions in housing are linked to the quality of the housing stock: poorly insulated homes cost more to heat and emit more carbon emissions. The local and regional planning system has a big part to play in lowering the carbon emissions of new housing stock and the London…

systems. The mandatory Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) regime keeps track of the current performance of buildings, with a drive towards greater efficiency over time. Through updating the Council’s Housing Strategy there is an opportunity for Kingston to facilitate a conversation about climate change and the role that housing has to play in resolving the crisis. 38.The Council’s…

… and made 107 grant applications for insulation and heating measures. The lifetime carbon saved collectively was 1090 tonnes. This service has recently been recommissioned for 2020. 40.As part of the ‘Better Homes’ programme, RBK solid-wall properties were fitted with External Wall Insulation (EWI) and new windows and doors where necessary. 310 Properties were insulated by the EWI programme…


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