Useful Links

September 2014: we shall be adding much more here shortly, so do check back

See details of over a hundred retrofitted houses on the national Low Energy Buildings database

Windows

Glass and Glazing Federation  quick assessment developed with the Energy Savings Trust. click here

English Heritage research re Sash Windows. click here

English Heritage research re draught proofing. click here

Walls

English Heritage research re insulating solid walls . click here

Energy Savings Trust re external wall insulation click here
Roofs

English Heritage on roof insulation.

For rafter level roof insulation. click here

For ceiling level roof insulation. click here

Green Deal

Government scheme to encourage energy assessments and provide loans for energy improvements and renewable energy. click here


OTHER ORGANISATIONS

SuperHomes An organisation that encourages homeowners to minimise energy requirements and has a programme of Open Homes for local people to visit. click here

The National Trust Energy and Environment “By harnessing the power of nature and being careful with the energy we use, the places we find special can be beautiful forever.” click here