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NEWS JUST IN: NMC CREATES RENEWABLE PIPE INSULATION FROM SUGARCANE

  NMC, the leading international player in the development, production and marketing of synthetic foams has developed a foam based on renewable raw materials for use in pipe insulation. This innovation significantly improved the climate and energy performance of NMC products and helps towards protecting the climate and resources. The new NMC Naturefoam is made […]

NEWS JUST IN: LIMEJUMP TO PUMP £3M INTO VIRTUAL POWER PLANT TECH

UK energy firm Limejump has raised £3 million to invest in its nascent virtual power plant technology. Earlier this week the company closed a £3 million Series A funding round which was led by European energy major Statkraft, while previous Limejump investors Passion Capital and Angel CoFund also participated. Statkraft Ventures is to operate as […]

Quidos Christmas opening hours

The Quidos offices will be closed from: Thursday 22nd December 2016 until Monday 2nd January 2017. The office will be open as usual from Tuesday 3rd January 2017. All technical support queries should be directed to the Quidos Support Log: https://support.quidos.co.uk or email support@quidos.co.uk. Our support team will be checking this throughout the Christmas period to ensure that assessors’ queries are answered. All […]

Lodgement rates change

Quidos will be changing its lodgement fees from 1st July 2016. This is the first time in 8 years that we have changed domestic fees, and these changes represent the increased administrative and software running costs that we currently face. We strongly believe that our rates are competitively priced, and there are no hidden extra […]

Landmark Fees to increase from April 6th

The statutory fees for lodging the data from which EPC certificates and reports may be produced on to the Energy Performance of Buildings registers is changing on 6 April 2016, as follows: • Domestic lodgements: currently £1.27, changing to £2.07 • Non-domestic lodgements: currently £11.66, changing to £12.82 Full details HERE

Quidos. Welcoming a new team member

Quidos are pleased to announce the recruitment of Neal Gascoine as Accreditation Quality Manager. Neal has a huge amount of experience in the industry, formerly with Northgate, and more recently Elmhurst. He will bring a wealth of knowledge and perspective to the role, and we are very pleased to have him join the team. Thanks, […]

DEC – Advisory Report Error for Buildings more than 1,000sq.m.

Dear Accredited Member, Following feedback from Landmark at a recent conventions meeting, an error concerning Advisory Report validation periods has now been rectified. Since 9th January 2013, ARs for buildings great that 1,000m2 had been showing an incorrect validity of 10 years. The correct validity period should be 7 years. Corrected Advisory Reports can now […]