KJ Tait

2 July 2024

Adaptive Thermal Comfort Explained

The concept of adaptive thermal comfort is central to understanding how individuals respond to the thermal environment in buildings.
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15 May 2024

Building Regulations Challenges

With the Building Regulations being updated in England, Wales and Scotland over the last few years, it has become difficult to pass the compliance assessment for all building types.
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25 May 2023

Apache HVAC

Over the last two years we have invested heavily in training our Energy Engineers to use the IES programme Apache HVAC. This was originally so that we could offer the NABERS Design for Performance framework however we now use it as standard on all our CIBSE TM54 assessments required for BREEAM and the London Plan.
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10 September 2022

Is CIBSE TM59 too onerous?

When assessing whether a residential building will overheat, CIBSE Guide TM59 should be used. This is not only considered a robust design methodology step, but is a requirement for London Plan and the new Part L 2021.
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