How we can #InvestInOurPlanet for Earth Day, and beyond

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Earth Day is not only a time to celebrate, but also a time to push forward in the challenge of tackling climate change and protecting our planet. We can all do our part to invest in a sustainable future for generations to come, by raising awareness and taking action. This year’s theme for...

Blog, Charity, Donate, Earth Day, Invest in our Planet, Re-use, Recycle, Reduce, Refuse, Retrofit

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The Retrofit Academy talks: PAS Updated!

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Back with a bang! The Retrofit Academy are dusting off the cobwebs and bouncing into spring with our latest summit: PAS Updated! We discuss the recent amendments to the PAS, as well as navigating what these changes mean and what comes next. We also delve into the the new British standard, BS40101:...

PAS2035, Retrofit, Summit

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The Retrofit Academy Awards 2022: Retrofit Rising Star

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Congratulations Barbara Lantschner! Those in the built industry may say that a generation of built environment professionals will soon exit, en masse, to a rightfully relaxing retirement, and it is the next generation who we will look to to expand and develop the innovations of today. Our Rising...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022

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The Retrofit Academy Awards 2022: Social Landlord of the Year

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Congratulations: Renfrewshire Council! We hope with the work we’re currently doing in the social housing sector will make for a much larger intake of submissions in our search for the best social landlord retrofit client of the year. Nonetheless! We still had some star-studded organisations...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022

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The Retrofit Academy Awards 2022: Large Retrofit Project of the Year

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Congratulations Melius Homes! Scalability is not so far from our grasp and for this award we recognise a great achievement of retrofitting. Our last award highlighted the pioneering of retrofit quality on a smaller scale, this next awards the older brother of those projects, who, wrapping a warm...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022

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The Retrofit Academy Awards 2022: Small Retrofit Project of the Year

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Congratulations Northern Ireland Housing Executive! This category recognises the best retrofit projects consisting of 20 properties or fewer. We know that retrofit needs to take on the twin challenges of both quality and scale, and projects such as these pioneer the way for expandable, best practice...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022

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The Retrofit Academy Awards 2022: Retrofit Installer of the Year

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Congratulations Bow Tie Construction! One of the most fiercely contested categories of our inaugural Retrofit Academy Awards, and what a selection of contenders our Judging panel had to choose from! But with a special commendation for EQUANS, it was Bow Tie Construction who cinched top place. Our...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022

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The Retrofit Academy Awards 2022: Retrofit Assessor of the Year

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Congratulations Jarrod Green! Bad retrofit starts with bad assessment: So some may say that quality retrofit assessors are worth their weight in gold. We calculate that we need thousands more of them, so this category really is a testament to those golden individuals out in the field, doing the...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022

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The Retrofit Academy Awards 2022: Retrofit Coordinator of the Year

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Congratulations Geordie Stewart! The Retrofit Academy has now trained over 1,740 Retrofit Coordinators nationwide! Of which, 750 are fully qualified and a further 400 registered with TrustMark. One of the most competitive categories of this year, our inaugural Retrofit Academy Awards celebrates...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022

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The Retrofit Academy Talks: Futurebuild 2022

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What a fantastic event Futurebuild 2022 shaped up to be! We got our teeth back into the world of real-life, in-person interaction and what better platform than at an event such as this? Posed perfectly to share advancements and ideas with industry peers, Futurebuild supported the development of our...

Futurebuild, Retrofit, TRAawards2022, WHRZ

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The Retrofit Academy Awards: Shortlist

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We’ve had a fantastic intake of submissions for the our very first Retrofit Academy Awards and we’re excited to announce that our wonderful judging panel have made their decisions. The Retrofit Academy Awards will recognise the hard-work, dedication and excellence driven by both individual...

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The Retrofit Academy talks: Ventilation

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We’re closing yet another year: having navigated working from home, open windows, minding our distance, sanitising stations, and the nuisance of mask on/ mask off. COVID-19 has fixed the spotlight not only to the quality of the air we’re getting, but also, the energy efficiency of our homes. Ventilation...

Blog, PAS 2035, Retrofit, Summit, Ventilation

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