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Code for Sustainable Homes: Associated Documents

Buyer's Guide to a Greener Home
The Department has funded the production of The Sponge Buyer's Guide To A Greener Home, which gives buyers of new homes the confidence and the knowledge to buy a greener, more sustainable, home.

The Sponge Buyer's Guide To A Greener Home

 

Case Studies
This publication sets out a number of detailed case studies on actual Code Homes. The case studies show the different ways of achieving various levels of the Code and also highlights potential pit-falls for developers. Published 3 March 2009.


New Non-Domestic Buildings

This report prepared by UK-GBC for Communities and Local Government investigates the opportunities for achieving zero carbon in new non domestic buildings. Following on from the targets set out in the Code for Sustainable Homes to achieve radical emissions reductions in new homes. Published 17 December 2007.