Building Research Establishment


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Building Research Establishment

A government-financed building research organization in Britain.
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Obtaining a degree in Physics and Chemistry from the University of Wales in Swansea, in 1969 he took up a post as a scientific officer at the Building Research Establishment, in Hertfordshire.
Sources: *Energy Saving Trust; **Building Research Establishment; Building Research Establishment and Energy Saving Trust.
The Building Research Establishment carried out an independent evaluation and found that the eaga Shower Smart would typically save more than 12,000 litres of water each year and cut carbon emissions by one tonne of C02 over its lifetime.
The independent Building Research Establishment has judged the building to fall within a performance category described as "very good" - a category only achieved by good design and careful attention to detail.
Micro-wind turbines for domestic electricity generation could create more carbon dioxide than they save, according to a report from the Building Research Establishment Trust.
CRC was created by Building Research Establishment (BRE; Garston, UK) and Emap Construct (London) to deliver a variety of BRE products relating to the construction industry, with coverage of issues ranging from the environment to materials to tire safety.
The historic Van de Kamp Bakery Building, which will become the Northeast Center of Los Angeles City College, is the first construction conversion project in the United States to achieve a Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method, or BREEAM, rating.
The centre is designed to meet Building Research Establishment Environmental Assessment Method (BREEAM) Excellence standards, through features such as rooftop solar panels.
The project was studied by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) in regards to the sustainability, economic and environmental differences between the two construction methods.
Australian architects have the built environment division of the CSIRO and Britain its BRE, the Building Research Establishment.
The Building Research Establishment will now publish the results of a study of 800 houses.
The Food Refrigeration and Process Engineering Research Centre, tel:0117-928 9300, which is part of the University of Bristol, and the Building Research Establishment have just launched the first integrated air cycle air cofditioning system for buildings.

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