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What's making the headlines in low carbon construction

CITB partnership training wins British Gypsum national accolades

British Gypsum has been awarded a prestigious accolade for its Green Deal training package for installers. The leading plaster, plasterboard and drylining manufacturer scooped the top prize in the Excellence in Retrofit Training category at this year’s Retro Expo awards. Read more...

What government eco-building ambitions mean for small and medium-sized businesses

Gill Kelleher is passionate about using energy efficiency measures to improve the performance of existing buildings and new homes to save energy and send energy bills plummeting – taking greenhouse gases with them. Read more...

Going green: essential new advice for SMEs

The Government's Green Construction Board has produced a list of 20 top tips about sustainable construction. Read more...

Study reveals demand for training provider register

Organisations within the built environment sector would benefit from a Green Deal Training Provider Register, according to results from a study carried out by an alliance of Sector Skills Councils. Read more...

Green - what's in it for me?

The government’s Green Construction Board is hosting a one-off free breakfast event led by industry experts for small to medium-sized construction businesses. Read more...