Reducing Energy Use in the Built Environment


About half of CO2 emissions in the UK come from energy used in our homes and buildings hence why the UK Government is implementing tougher regulations in the built environment.

Get on top of new Government energy standards, assess risks and, where necessary, act now to make improvements that ensure buildings exceed the minimum energy efficiency standard or face the prospect of the value of your assets decreasing significantly.

April 2018: It will be unlawful to renew of grant new leases for residential, or commercial property with an EPC rating below "E" unless registered as an exemption.

April 2020: Regulation extended to apply to ALL residential lettings (both new AND existing)

By commissioning or upgrading existing systems, you can expect energy savings of 20 to 40%, which typically represent a simple payback of less than 3 years on average.

The seminar sessions will cover the trends and technologies of energy efficient building, identifying strategies for implementing energy savings and enabling the use of renewable resources.

Day 1 - 22nd November

12:30 - 13:00

Collaboration Delivers Innovative Energy and FM Savings at Harrogate & District NHS Trust


Imtech and Harrogate & District Hospital have recently unveiled a new Energy Centre, local plant rooms and enhanced site wide... Read More »


  • Tim GrayTim Gray Senior Energy Engineer - Imtech
15:10 - 15:40

How a Single Infrastructure Decision Saves Universities in Excess of £50,000

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Drawing on extensive case studies and sector specific reference projects, this interactive session will outline the substantial yet often overlooked... Read More »


  • Phil HuntPhil Hunt Head of Sustainability, Utilities and Engineering - University of East Anglia
  • Lore GrohmannDr Lore Grohmann Marketing Manager - Wilson Power Solutions
15:50 - 16:20

Case Studies: Reduce Energy Consumption of your Buildings’ HVAC

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The presentation looks at how leading organisations have significantly reduced the energy consumption of their existing HVAC equipment, by fitting... Read More »


  • Karl LoweKarl Lowe Regional Service Manager West Europe - Munters
  • helen mchughHelen McHugh Head of New Product Research - ebm-papst UK Ltd

Day 2 - 23rd November

14:40 - 15:10

“Mind the Gap” – The difference in performance between design and the building “in-use”


We have the ability to design good buildings and the knowledge to operate them in an effective and efficient manner... Read More »


  • Dr-Andrew-LewryDr Andrew Lewry CEng Principal Technical Consultant - Existing Buildings Team - BREEAM at Building Research Establishment (BRE)


15:35 - 15:55

Case Study: Operational Energy Reduction through Data Analysis & Virtual Benchmarking


In this session, IES will explore the use of digital building performance models during building operation to optimise performance and... Read More »




FOR MORE INFORMATION or to enquire about speaking opportunities please contact Edita Kupova at the EMA