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Stories From Site: Reducing the Performance Gap in Reality

25/06/2015 14:00
25/06/2015 17:30

Event Description

The Green Register, in partnership with Pollard Thomas Edwards and Zero Carbon Hub present:- “Stories from site - reducing the performance gap in reality”

About the seminar
This session will focus on new build housing, part L and the performance gap from concept design through to site detailing. Delegates will tackle issues of thermal bridging, thermal bypass and airtightness and engage with how this is delivered on site. The session will highlight the performance gap and look at various practical solutions for architects and builders. Read more »

Facilitation Training

07/07/2015 10:00
07/07/2015 16:00

Event Description

Gain the tools and techniques to make your facilitation skills engaging and productive.

‘Very interesting event. Learnt a lot of great techniques.’
Helena Merriott (Westminster Council)

‘Very engaging facilitation, a good example.’
Stephen Davis (Natural England)

Good facilitation can help make local discussion and planning an enjoyable and productive process. It is also important for the development of better policy and practice, for understanding local needs and developing more sustainable communities. Read more »

Bite-Size session: Why being ‘Green’ doesn’t make us ‘Green’ - The Ostrich and other problems

29/09/2015 17:00
29/09/2015 19:00

Event Description

Yael Benn brings her fascinating talk to Bristol entitled, "Why being ‘Green’ doesn’t make us ‘Green’ - The Ostrich and other problems".

The feedback from her London talk earlier in the year was excellent from all that attended.

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Paloma Faith to headline sixth show of this summer’s Eden Sessions

24/06/2015

Event Description

Paloma will headline on June 24, joining Paolo Nutini (June 12 – sold out), Motörhead and The Stranglers (June 27), Elton John (June 16 and 17 – sold out) and Ben Howard (July 17 – sold out) on the bill for the 2015 Eden Sessions.

The East London singer-songwriter was named Best Female Solo Artist at the BRIT Awards this year following the 2014 release of her third studio album, A Perfect Contradiction. That record reached number two in the UK charts and was certified double-platinum. Read more »

Wittling and Carving in Lincolnshire's Limewoods

09/05/2015 10:00
09/05/2015 14:00

Event Description

Want to make your own tools, etc? - This one day workshop will teach you the basic woodcarving techniques through making spoons, Japanese flowers, butter knifes, and/or tent pegs. Keeping things simple we will use the axe and knife, and work through from choosing and cutting your wood to finished project in small steps and at a pace to suit you. Read more »

Innovating with Low Impact Materials

15/10/2015 13:30
15/10/2015 17:00

Event Description

The Green Register are pleased to announce that they will be co-hosting with The Alliance for Sustainable Building Products, 'Innovating with Low Impact Materials' at the Create Centre, Bristol on October 15th. The event will be supported as part of Bristol 2015 European Green Capital. Read more »

Ecocity World Summit 2015

11/10/2015
13/10/2015

Event Description

The Environment Agency-Abu Dhabi (EAD), in conjunction with the Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi), announced the next Ecocity World Summit (ECWS) to be hosted in Abu Dhabi from October 11th to 13th 2015. ECWS 2015, which will be hosted in the Middle East for the very first time, will tackle the issues around building ecocities in challenging environments, and will serve as the platform upon which Abu Dhabi, and the region, will carry their ecocity visions forward. Read more »

The Gaia Tribe Family Camp 2015

22/05/2015
27/05/2015

Event Description

Described by the Guardian newspaper as 'The UK's friendliest family festival', the Gaia Tribe returns for another year of dancing, drumming, permaculture, workshops, woodworking and delicious food!

Our theme this year is 'How do we create the world we wish to live in?'. All welcome!

Concessions and working tickets available.

Sunrise Celebration 10-year Anniversary

21/05/2015
24/05/2015
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Event Description

Those Sunrise good vibes are back for 2015! The festival is all about participation and co-creation. It’s your chance to get enthused, empowered, illuminated and connected.

With a fantastic music line up, hands-on workshops, talks, kids area, dance, wilderness skills workshops for all ages and Forest School for children.

2015 sees the festival enjoying its 10th anniversary and it will be celebrating in style at its new home at Piercefield Park, Chepstow. This is the second year it will be held at this idyllic site with stunning views across the Wye Valley. Read more »

Retrofitting Traditional Buildings: Principles and Practice - Salisbury

02/07/2015 13:30
02/07/2015 17:30

Event Description

A half-day seminar outlining current research, emerging best practice and case studies in the field of upgrading traditional and historic buildings.

  • How do we protect our historic buildings but make them fit for the future?
  • Do we fully understand wall insulation?
  • What are the risks for traditional building retrofit projects, and how can they be avoided?

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