Balancing nature with wooden building at Center Parcs Elveden Forest

Balancing nature with wooden building at Center Parcs Elveden Forest

The construction of three new Waterside Lodges at Center Parcs Elveden Forest is an ambitious architectural and engineering project. The stunning new lodges have been designed to compliment the woodland landscape in which they sit, while connecting guests with the surrounding natural environment. Wood was a natural choice of building

EU ends tariffs on imported Chinese solar panels

EU ends tariffs on imported Chinese solar panels

Following the European Commission’s decision (August 2018) to lift trade tariffs on the import of solar panels from China, Europe’s energy experts have described the block’s decision to end the trade war with Beijing as a ‘watershed moment for European solar energy.’   In 2013 the EC imposed tariffs of up

Pilot scheme to create more eco homes in Warwickshire

Pilot scheme to create more eco homes in Warwickshire

A pilot scheme between a Warwickshire housing development company and Warwick District Council will lead to the creation of eight new eco homes in the area. AC Lloyd Homes, which is based at Tachbrook Park, Warwick, has started building eight eco homes as part of Phase 1B of Oakley Grove

Ecological Building Systems sets sail for Belfast

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Ecological Building Systems will bring together a Passivhaus expert, a timber construction pioneer and a world-famous tourist attraction this November when the company takes its Perfect Airtight Seal Seminar Tour to Belfast’s Titanic venue.   Combining a celebration of the city’s shipbuilding heritage with its pioneering approach to creating a more sustainable,