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Safe as houses: sustainability of the social housing sector

Posted 06.07.17
Sustainable Homes: Article link

This report looked at the main sustainability issues in housing and provided evidence that environmental accreditation enhances performance in terms of sustainability and climate action.

The report finds the housing sector is 49% sustainable. However, not enough to make a real dent in carbon reduction obligations.

Safe as Houses sharpens the case for action and leadership to deliver quality, sustainable homes that realise the benefits now and in the decades that follow.

The full report can be downloaded from the link above.

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Reporting on July 2017

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