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Xtratherm UK Ltd


Xtratherm manufacture high performance Polyisocyanurate (polyiso) rigid insulation board. Following a multi-million Euro investment, Xtratherm have the most modern manufacturing facility in Europe, which produces high quality products for a demanding market. A state-of-the-art laboratory facility enables in-house testing of polyisocyanurate to ensure compliance with the exacting requirements of new European standards.

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Designing to Zero Carbon: Regulations, Future Homes Standard and RIBA Climate Challenge 2030
This presentation looks at the announced changes to Building Regulations Part L from 2021 in England to achieve Net Zero emissions for new dwellings buildings from 2025; how they relate to the Future Homes Standard, and how they compare to the RIBA Climate Challenge 2030. By the end of the CPD you should have a greater understanding of:
- The key points as announced by the Government as to their plans for Part L Regulations and the Future Homes Standard
- The timetable for implementation of Part L 21 and the Future Homes Standard
- The Government's commitment to a 'Fabric First Approach' to Zero Carbon under regulations
- Typical fabric specifications to achieve Part L 21 and the Future Homes Standard
- The RIBA 2030 Climate Challenge - including the 3 main target metrics and the importance of embodied carbon
- The comparison for fabric performance under Part L, Future Homes Standard and RIBA Climate Challenge 2030
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar
Section 6 2019 Scotland: Fabric Performance and towards Passive
This seminar looks at the Scotland Building Standards Technical Handbook Section 6 on energy efficiency. It will help you to understand the following topics:
- Understand the goals set within Section 6 for fabric performance, the fabric first approach and how to achieve compliance in your specification
- Understand the advantage of good detailing to achieve good fabric performance
- Understand the thermal bridging factor, the Y-value and how it is calculated
- Understand how to calculate target U-values and the reference house
- Understand how to get towards Nearly Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB), Zero Carbon House and Passive standards
Knowledge level:
General Awareness
Material type: Seminar