Awards

Jul 09
Solar House wins top regional building award

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An innovative eco-house built by Caplin Homes has won the top accolade at the LABC East Midlands Building Excellence Awards. The Solar House in Leicestershire saw off strong competition from buildings across the region to be named Best Individual New Home, before securing the evening’s overall prize, the Chairman’s Award. Chosen from the winners of […]

Mar 10
Kebony wood selected for the world’s first Quiet Mark Treehouse

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Unveiled at the 2014 Ideal Home Show, the Quiet Treehouse has been designed by Blue Forest Luxury Treehouses and will be donated for permanent use by Chestnut Tree House, the children’s hospice in Sussex. Kebony has been working with Blue Forest Luxury Treehouses, John Lewis and Quiet Mark to develop an ambitious tree home made […]

KBB Show proves a big hit for Häfele’s Krushr recycling system

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Leading design solutions specialist Häfele UK is celebrating success following the 2014 KBB Show in Birmingham this week, where its newly-launched ‘Thinking Inside the Box’ stand concept was exceptionally well-received by visitors. The interactive exhibition stand presented Häfele’s extensive range of innovative products including lighting, handles, electrical accessories, storage solutions, waste systems and essential fixtures […]

Feb 03
EDF Energy launches new ‘Climate & Us’ website

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EDF Energy today announces the launch of Climate & Us; a new interactive website which aims to engage and educate individuals, businesses and communities on climate change and how it could affect where they live. Developed in collaboration with the Met Office and the University of Exeter, the website will host a range of up-to-date […]

Nov 20
Nuaire wins award for its commitment to the green agenda

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Caerphilly-based Nuaire, a market leader in the manufacturing of energy efficient ventilation systems for homes and businesses, has won the Go-Green environmental award at the Institute of Welsh Affairs Business Awards. Hosted at Cardiff City Hall, Nuaire was recognised at an elaborate ceremony for its wide-ranging and on-going environmental strategy including its significant reductions in […]