The Concrete Centre has a wealth of guidance that can inform the design of low energy buildings:
For housing there is also:
Also explore the links in this section for more information on embodied CO2 and operational/embodied CO2 for housing and structural frames.
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This publication assists engineers in understanding the common challenges of building tall.
This guide focuses on concrete and masonry housing, and presents requirements for Part L1A of the Building Regulations.
Guidance on how concrete can be used to achieve credits under the latest version of BREEAM NC:2014.
This guide sets out how concrete's attributes can be used to minimise CO2 emissions.
Gives likely structural options for a concrete frame, with useful points to note - written by engineers for engineers.
The buildings from 70 years of Concrete Quarterly.
This publication looks at innovation and the learning and proven performance that we can’t afford to leave behind.
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This publication summarises the material used in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete bridges using Eurocode 2
This ninth annual report report presents the concrete industry’s sustainability performance in 2015.
A magazine to commemorate 70 years of Concrete Quarterly.