VAT increase for residential solar wind and water power due soon

VAT increase for residential solar wind and water power due soon

If you have been thinking of installing solar panels or other residential scale renewable energy equipment at your home then it would be worth getting on with it this summer.   The Chartered Institute of Taxation (CIOT) is alerting home owners that the cost of VAT on most solar panel installations,

Eco-housing development leading the way into a sustainable future

Eco-housing development leading the way into a sustainable future

Nestled on a leafy 12-acre site just five miles from Lincoln city centre, Woodlands Edge is no typical new-build estate. With its own private woodland, tennis court, ponds and an allotment for every household, the development is leading the way in the future of eco-housing.   The development has been created by

ZEDPods move forward from Bristol Housing Festival collaborations

ZEDPods move forward from Bristol Housing Festival collaborations

Following on from the inaugural exhibition in October 2018, the Bristol Housing Festival’s (BHF) first two projects are now underway. Demonstrating innovation in technology, community building and land use, these projects are being made possible by the multiple partner collaborations on each scheme.   Jez Sweetland, Project Director of BHF said “I

ZEDPod starter homes chosen for first project

ZEDPod starter homes chosen for first project

The UK has a backlog of 3.9 million homes, its biggest housing shortfall on record according to new research by Heriot-Watt University. This means 340,000 new homes need to be built each year until 2031. Central Bedfordshire alone needs to build 360 affordable homes each year until 2021 under the

Re-use hub for London residents opens

Southern Housing group ReUse Hub

Southern Housing Group has joined forces with Groundwork London and London Community Resource Network (LCRN) to deliver a community re-use centre at Warner Road Estate in Camberwell, London.   The programme, called Repurpose London, will see the Group open a recycling hub to offer a collection and re-sale service for its residents