Refurbishment stage

  • AC Architects Cambridge showcase building, company office

    Greening up a 19th century building


    Cambridge architect sets benchmark and wins RIBA eco-award with showcase scheme

  • Glastonbury House

    Glastonbury House is saved with £10m revamp


    Sixties eyesore tower block sets an example for others with EcoHomes “very good” rating

  • News

    River Cottage HQ gets eco-makeover


    Celebrity chef Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall's brainchild undergoes a green revamp and expansion of his growing food empire. Full data on building performance included

  • News

    The existing stock blueprint


    The team behind an energy performance upgrade of six houses in Hampshire hope this can be the start of a much more ambitious and extensive effot to tackle inefficient existing housing stock

  • Parity Projects founder Russell Smith outside the property

    The refurbishment challenge


    Web exclusive : An innovative project in Sutton is trying to tackle two major sustainable headaches – how do we address the existing inefficient housing stock and how do we know which methods of environmentally-friendly upgrades are more effective?