If you are looking for a way to improve the energy efficiency of your worst performing stock then you might turn to your EPC certificate for recommendations. However, Parity have shown impressive savings can be made by using the minimum SAP analysis as part of the CROHM (Carbon Reduction Options for Housing Managers) stock assessment […]
Over the last couple of days we’ve finally had the chance to tally up the number of houses we’ve analysed through our CROHM stock assessment service for social housing, local authorities and private landlords, and it turns out that without realising we’ve passed the one million homes milestone! To mark that achievement, we’ve interviewed our Technical […]
Are the changes to ECO all that bad in the grand scheme of things?
Before any Landlord embarks on a retrofit programme, the very first step should always be for them to make sure that they fully understand the current state of their stock, and how installing energy saving and generating measures can improve it. Without doing so, they risk delivering over-expensive and under-performing programmes, and can be left […]
Last Thursday (sorry for the late post) we found out that we won RetroExpo’s Retrofit Assessor of the Year. The judges said: “Parity Projects has a successful long term track record. We were impressed by their excellent in-depth assessment process which offers a breadth of options and by how they have provided strategic input to […]
Our Carbon Reduction Options for Housing Managers (CROHM) retrofit stock assessment service is unusual in that it uses clients’ specific housing data to inform the analysis, as opposed to generic archetype-based information. This approach provides higher resolution and greater accuracy to the recommendations we are able to make. But what happens if clients come to […]
Last week we held our “Effective ECO Programmes” event in collaboration with Trowers and Hamlins. Given the recent debate over energy bills, the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) and the future of so-called “Green Taxes”, it was no surprise that we had a good turn-out and some engaging debate.
The Green Deal has been a long time coming. Since its appearance in the coalition agreement, it has taken the best part of three years to get going. Over that period, the likes of us at Parity – who have been involved in retrofit for a long time – have been doing our best to […]