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Watts in store? Introduction to energy storage batteries for homes

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Modern methods of construction: who’s doing what?

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40 facts: homes, housing and house building today

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Futurology: the new home in 2050

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Moving insights from the over-55s: what homes do they buy?

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Watts in store? Introduction to energy storage batteries for homes

As the UK increases its reliance on renewable energy sources, the wider use of battery technology is anticipated. This introductory guide for house builders highlights the practical and technical considerations that are important when selecting and installing batteries, including the common scenario when coupled with photovoltaics.

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Latest news releases

New guide on energy storage launched for UK house builders

Recent advances in household-scale battery systems are making them an…

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Developers embracing modern methods of construction, says new report from NHBC Foundation

A new report from the NHBC Foundation today highlights how…

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Guiding you through the barriers to small brownfield site development

Small brownfield sites pose particular challenges to landowners, developers and…

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Recent Publications

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Modern methods of construction: who’s doing what?

'Modern methods of construction' provides a range of alternatives to traditional house building.

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40 facts: homes, housing and house building today

A collection of illustrated facts and figures about the housing sector.

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A guide to small brownfield sites and land contamination

How to navigate the barriers that characterise small brownfield sites….

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Foundation Facts

Foundation Facts showcases recent research and guidance completed by the NHBC Foundation.

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