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.
The buildings from 70 years of Concrete Quarterly.
An all-you-need-to-know guide on the specification of sustainable concrete.
This guide focuses on the use of concrete at Coin Street Neighbourhood Centre and its part in creating a low energy building.
A magazine to commemorate 70 years of Concrete Quarterly.
This document provides information on the material and resource efficiency of concrete and masonry.
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This publication summarises the material used in the design of reinforced and prestressed concrete bridges using Eurocode 2
This publication widens the understanding of post-tensioned floor construction and illustrates the considerable benefits.
This guide sets out how concrete's attributes can be used to minimise CO2 emissions.