Entries by Russell Smith

Economic and Planetary Recovery through Retrofit

On the 7th July, the New Economics Foundation published its proposed green recovery package for housing, which was co-authored by RW Member Parity Projects and with Donal Brown of the University of Leeds. To deliver minimum SAP C by 2030 for homes in the UK, the New Economics Foundation identified a package of measures that would […]

Committee on Climate Change’s 2020 Progress Report

The Committee on Climate Change (CCC) published their latest progress report to Parliament on the 25th June. Its great to see that retrofit has got the recognition that it deserves and points out that “the major challenge of widespread building renovation and retrofit to increase building heat efficiency has been largely unaddressed”. The report outlines […]