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Committee on Climate Change publishes report on UK CRT’s

By: Rachael Doyle   •   June 30, 2015


Correspondence via Neil Marshall, Chief Executive of the National Insulation Association

The Committee on Climate Change has today published its annual reports on progress towards the UK’s carbon reduction targets which include:

A joint summary providing a high-level assessment of progress to reduce emissions and prepare for the impact of climate change, including recommended actions. http://www.theccc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/6.738_CCC_ExecSummary_2015_FINAL_WEB_250615.pdf Recommendations can be found from page 21. A more detailed report on the progress to-date towards meeting carbon budgets and the UK’s statutory target to reduce emissions in 2050 by at least 80% from 1990 levels. http://www.theccc.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2015/06/6.737_CCC-BOOK_WEB_250615_RFS.pdf Section on Reducing Emissions
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Wetherby Sponsors Green Deal & ECO Awards!

By: Rachael Doyle   •   June 15, 2015


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Recognising excellence in energy efficiency, the National Green Deal and ECO awards are now in their second year and aim to encourage best practice within the energy industry.

Attracting entries from contractors, developers, housing associations, local authorities and all areas of the supply chain, the awards are hotly contested so we are delighted to be shortlisted in two categories.

 

We are particularly excited about the ‘Project of the Year’ accolade, with four of our schemes shortlisted, including major upgrade programmes for Merlin Housing Association in Bristol, private apartments in the Isle of Wight, social housing for Powys County
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See Wetherby at CIH Housing 2015

By: Rachael Doyle   •   June 15, 2015


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The preparations for this year’s CIH Housing exhibition are in full swing! CIH Housing is the leading social and affordable housing event in the UK from the Chartered institute of Housing, taking place 23 – 25 June at Manchester Central.

With more than 300 exhibitors, along with a comprehensive conference programme that will host 100 expert speakers, the three day event is must for local authorities, housing associations, contractors and developers involved with the UK’s housing sector.

As the leading provider of solid wall insulation solutions, we will be showcasing our diverse range of BBA approved systems, which
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Celebrating 10 Years at Wetherby!

By: Rachael Doyle   •   June 5, 2015


The staff at Wetherby’s Haydock depot have been celebrating today as two of their colleagues achieved an amazing milestone.

Boguslaw Winiarski and Lesley Grindley both started working for Wetherby on 6th June 2005 and between them have amassed an incredible 20 years’ service.

Boguslaw (or P.Bob as he is affectionately known), single-handedly manages the production of Wetherby’s product samples. From small petri dishes to huge trade exhibition samples – nothing is too much trouble for Bob – in fact statistics show that he produced almost 840 individual samples in April alone – an incredible achievement!

Lesley who now holds
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