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.
This document provides information on the material and resource efficiency of concrete and masonry.
This guide focuses on the use of concrete at Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre and its part in creating a low energy building.
£55.00 + VAT
This publication assists engineers in understanding the common challenges of building tall.
This guide sets out how concrete's attributes can be used to minimise CO2 emissions.
A magazine to celebrate 10 years of the concrete industry sustainable construction strategy.
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 guide focuses on concrete and masonry housing, and presents requirements for Part L1A of the Building Regulations.
This publication widens the understanding of post-tensioned floor construction and illustrates the considerable benefits.
£30.00 + VAT
This publication summarises the material used in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete bridges using Eurocode 2