Many Local Planning Authorities (LPA) have planning policies that require submission of energy, sustainability or combined energy and sustainability statements/reports at the planning application stage. We are well versed with these requirements, from the London Plan, through to the smallest LPAs requirements and selection of our work in this area can be seen here.
Blewburton prepared a energy and sustainability reports as part of a planning application for 12 apartments and a new club building.
Blewburton prepared a sustainability statement for a paragraph 79 development in South Downs National Park.
Blewburton modelled a representative sample of units in SAP and SBEM software to develop a picture of the 71-flat site’s performance. This allowed the design team to settle on a cost effective and efficient construction.
Blewburton provided an analysis of the energy demand and CO2 emissions associated with the re-development to meet the London Plan Energy Policy.
A traditional brickworks had a carbon-costly diesel-fired drying solution for the winter months. Blewburton Limited identified a system to allow the company to use nearby biomass to provide a cheaper and more carbon-efficient hot air solution instead.