SUSTAINABLE HOUSING AWARDS 2012 Sustainability Innovation Award, Finalist: Avalon & BG

These awards celebrated those projects and organisations that are at the vanguard of housing sustainability best practice. The 2012 awards were presented by the author, adventurer and national institution Brian Blessed and attracted almost 600 people, with a cross section of senior industry figures including representatives of government departments, chief executives of leading social housing providers and representatives of the main trade and professional bodies.

Sustainability is one of the most pressing issues affecting the social housing sector. The government is introducing its Green Deal scheme and forcing new build homes to be ‘zero carbon’ in order to achieve and 80 percent cut in carbon emissions by 2050. Social landlords are at the forefront of this effort.


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