“Housing industries should be ‘ashamed’ of climate record”

An article published by the Guardian last year, explains how the government’s climate adviser believes the UK is at risk of missing it’s carbon targets if we fail to build energy-efficient homes. It goes on to mention that the homebuilding industry “should be ashamed” of their efforts to tackle global warming.

Read the full article here.

Fannon Group’s environment-friendly commitment.

Fannon Group has always put environmental responsibility at the core of everything we do. This could not be more evident in our recent works with RedFan Developments, who are currently building some of the most environmentally friendly homes in the UK.

RedFan Developments ‘aim to deliver executive environmentally friendly homes’. Their newest development in Bobbing, Sittingbourne, will consist of 5 (4 & 5 bedrooms) homes, which aim to achieve an A-rated EPC rating.

RedFan Developments Rooks Lane Housing Development

To achieve such a rating, the homes are being built using NUDURA Insulated Concrete Forms (ICF). Building with Insulating Concrete Formwork allows homes to be built more energy efficient and environmentally friendly, providing Performance Values up to R-50 resulting in energy savings of up to 70%, when compared to traditional wood building methods.

“NUDURA Forms combined with other energy efficient construction methods significantly reduce the amount of carbon emissions, due to the structures high energy efficiency levels, reducing the number of fossil fuels needed for heating and cooling reducing your carbon footprint.” – Nudura

Fannon Group also adopts eco-friendly methods across all our works. For more information or to inquire about our services, please contact us on 01622 844734 or send us an email via info@fannongroup.co.uk