There are a number of legislative changes and ongoing consultations that will affect energy in buildings and in particular EPCs for non-domestic and commercial properties.

NEW - Scotland's Minimum EPC Regulations - Due for implementation Autumn 2015.

EU Directive 2010/31/EU

EU Directive 2011/31/EUEU Directive 2010/31/EU is effectively a recast of the EU law that introduced EPCs to Europe. Directive 2010/31/EU strengthens and streamlines current EPC regulations in Europe. More

The Energy Act 2011

UK Energy in Buildings LegislationThe Energy Act 2011 was introduced in October 2011. It is intended to provide legislation to enable increased implementation of energy efficiency measures for non-domestic and domestic properties.  More information about the Energy Act 2011

Scottish EPC regulations

Scottish Government Energy ConsultationsThe Energy Performance of Buildings (Scotland) Amendement 2012 laid before parliament in June 2012 increases the legislation required relating to Energy Performance CertificatesMore stic EPCs.stic s More

The Green Deal

The Green DealThe Green Deal is to be introduced as a result of the Energy Act 2011. It is intended as a financial solution to low take up of Energy Performance Certificate recommendations. More













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