All work streams are working towards the schedule to complete their recommendations and roadmaps by 29th February. We really appreciate all the continued hard work the groups ae putting into identify their vison for the way forward and action milestones on how we can achieve this together.
|This week…. Next week…..
|Skills & Training|
|The second skills and training workshop took place on Friday 12th February. We had a very productive session focussing on the workstream vision, recommendations and suggested implementation milestones as you can see from the photo of the white board discussion below!
Many thanks and well done again to everyone who took part – much appreciated
Themes from the discussion include how we can best embrace the holistic property consideration, the underpinning of knowledge and core skills across the industry, training, certification and monitoring. Also, the importance of collaboration across the supply chain and training practitioners.
If anyone outside the workshop attendees would like a copy of the discussion write up then please let us know. The workstream is on schedule to deliver the proposed recommendations and roadmap by 29 February as required.
|Quality & Standards lead by BSI|
|Following the first successful discussion forum around Quality & Standards, a workshop took place on Friday 12 February. The lively event brought many additional participants to the discussions table to consider and action the workstream’s next steps. Representatives from other workstreams attended including; Compliance and Enforcement, Insulation, Home Energy Technologies and Holistic Property Consideration
The points of discussion centred on:
· The requirement for a framework document for retrofitting energy efficiency measures and low carbon energy
· Agreeing this framework in the short and longer term including
o The role of PAS2030
o The role of certification
o its relationship with Building Regulations
· Carrying out a current standards mapping exercise against the Framework including a proposed action plan
It was agreed that the major objectives for the workstream will be to:
|Every Home Matters Team (The Bonfield 10 )|
|The team is:
Peter Bonfield, Kanta Nar, Richard Mellish, Matt Webb, Diana Menville and;
|We welcome your interest in the workstreams, so please continue to send in your contributions, thoughts and comments to our joint email account, BonfieldReview@decc.gsi.gov.uk|
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