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Greener Buildings

Parts of the Building Regulations, including the EPC for Construction, aim to help reduce carbon emissions and protect the environment.

Following a fundamental review of technical housing standards, the government has withdrawn the Code for Sustainable Homes, aside from the management of legacy cases.

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Code for Sustainable Homes

Following a fundamental review of technical housing standards, the government has withdrawn the Code for Sustainable Homes, aside from the management of legacy cases.

Energy Performance Certificate

The Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) is broadly similar to the labels now provided with domestic appliances such as refrigerators and washing machines.