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Central heating settings and heating energy demand in low energy social housing in the United Kingdom
This paper compares the central heating settings and the heating energy use performance of six flats and two houses built to low energy standards (Code for Sustainable Homes Levels 4 and 5) with a near identical flat and ...
Central heating settings in low energy social housing in the United Kingdom
This paper presents essential empirical data on heating setpoint temperatures and durations from UK social housing built to low energy standards. The data was derived from living room air temperature measurements. There ...
Improving the quality management systems for energy-efficient social housing projects
Developing and implementing quality management systems (QMS) in construction is particularly difficult because of a lack of standardization, the use of transient workforce and the many parties involved. This paper discusses ...
Delivering Energy-Efficient Social Housing: Implications of the Procurement Process
© 2016 The Authors. Published by Elsevier Ltd. This paper explores the challenges faced by social housing providers in the UK when implementing quality assurance procedures in their effort to provide their tenants with ...