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 guide focuses on concrete and masonry housing, and presents requirements for Part L1A of the Building Regulations.
Gives likely structural options for a concrete frame, with useful points to note - written by engineers for engineers.
This ninth annual report report presents the concrete industry’s sustainability performance in 2015.
This guide focuses on the use of concrete at Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre and its part in creating a low energy building.
Guidance on how concrete can be used to achieve credits under the latest version of BREEAM NC:2014.
An all-you-need-to-know guide on the specification of sustainable concrete.
This document provides information on the material and resource efficiency of concrete and masonry.
The buildings from 70 years of Concrete Quarterly.
£55.00 + VAT
This publication assists engineers in understanding the common challenges of building tall.
£30.00 + VAT
This publication summarises the material used in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete bridges using Eurocode 2