KJ Tait

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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25 July 2022

Operational Energy Reduction – low hanging fruit

As EPC/NABERS/Energy Auditors and M&E Consultants, we often visit buildings to review the Building Management System (BMS) to establish whether the operations of a building are contributing to high energy usage.
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