KJ Tait

1 November 2022

The need to implement Part L 2021 in Scotland

The National Calculation Methodology (NCM) for Section 6 2022 is out for use from December this year. This will reduce the carbon factor for grid electricity by circa 400%.
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1 September 2022

Scottish EPC Methodology – the need for change

Since the introduction of the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) in England to an EPC ‘E’ for leases and the expected strengthening of this to EPC ‘B’ by 2030, the Scottish EPC methodology has come under some scrutiny.
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8 August 2022

MEES EPC ‘B’ Standard – Accelerating Decarbonisation

When the Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards (MEES) were introduced in 2015, there was little to no risk for our Clients in achieving the minimum standard of an ‘E’ rated EPC, perhaps with the exception of stripped back shop units.
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24 June 2022

Part L Changes

The long awaited Part L 2021 is here, so what are the main changes to the methodology that new buildings need to achieve?
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