News

Issues around bad solar-masterplanning

02 May 2013 9:33 am

Thought provoking article by Julian Brooks & Gary Jackson highlighting the issues of poor planning for the following.......

  • Overshading
  • Orientation
  • Built form
  • Massing
  • Density
  • Glazing ratios

These aspects determine the availability of solar energy and daylight, which are essential for the promotion of energy efficient buildings and increasing well-being.  Downlaod the PDF for more information....

 

 

Upcoming events RSS feed

  1. MAY 12

    Alternative Models for New Housing

    Winkworth Sherwood, Minerva House, 5 Montague Close, London SE1 9BB.

  2. JUL 06

    New Homes and Our Health

    University of Sheffield, Arts Tower, Bolsover St, Sheffield S3 7NA

  3. JUL 18

    Site visit: Lovedon Fields

    Lovedon Fields, Kings Worthy, Winchester, Hampshire, SO23 7NJ.

Members Area RSS feed

  1. There are no current member news items.

Latest news RSS feed

  1. 3-3-17

    New GHA Manifesto to be launched at Ecobuild 2017

    We pleased to announce that the Good Homes Alliance will be launching our new manifesto - 'A Charter for Responsible H... Read more >