MEES, Mitch Layng, EPC, Arbnco
Mitch Layng

Is it MEES you’re looking for?

Mitch Layng believes that MEES offers opportunities if handled correctly. Here he considers the different stakeholders in the property sector and outlines the possibilities that lie in the new legislation for each.

The value of sustainability

As the property market becomes increasingly competitive, there is a need to differentiate through better building performance. Andy Lewry, James Fisher and Matt Holden discuss how sustainability results in high performance buildings.

MEES, EPC, Colin Lillicrap, Simplified Building Energy Model, SBEM, dynamic simulation model, DSM, Tungsten Lighting
Colin Lillicrap

Under the microscope

With MEES now in force, EPC ratings are paramount for building owners. Consultant Colin Lillicrap explains why a more detailed EPC analysis could help identify more cost-effective improvement measures – and may even result in a better rating.

NABERS, Paul Angus, Ian Dixon, Aecom Australia, MABERS Energy, NABERS star rating, NABERS Water
Left: Paul Angus. Right: Ian Dixon

Winning the ratings war?

The UK moves to MEES this month, but Australia has been linking building performance to commercial tenancies for many years. Paul Angus and Ian Dixon of Aecom Australia tell us how the NABERS system works, and why it has been so successful.

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