This 1 hour recorded webinar considers the extent to which daylight and sunlight are important design constraints in urban areas. The key is to ensure that new developments receive enough light, and do not block light to existing buildings or open spaces nearby.
This webinar covers areas from BRE’s guidance document ‘Site layout planning for daylight and sunlight: a guide to good practice‘ which is widely used.
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HQM and Zero Bills
See BRE's newly-built zero bills home, find out how such a building can benefit occupants & the benefits of an HQM assessment in this one-hour BRE webinar.
Becoming a BREEAM International Assessor
This webinar will explain the value of BREEAM worldwide and how it adapts to local conditions, show some case studies, and explain how to become an Assessor through the new online BREEAM International training course.
Disaster Risk Reduction
Experts discuss disaster relief shelter solutions, a demonstration shelter available to view at BRE’s innovation park, and project tools which support sustainability and resilience.
External Fire Spread and Building Separation Distances
A video recording of Richard Chitty presenting at the BRE Fire Conference in Watford in 2015.