Presentation on theme: "National Strategies Spec: Evaluate a strategy at a local or national scale aimed at reducing the consumption of one resource."— Presentation transcript:
National Strategies Spec: Evaluate a strategy at a local or national scale aimed at reducing the consumption of one resource.
Case Study: Energy Efficiency in Housing, United Kingdom
Research Task: BedZED Create a fact-file that covers the 5W’s. Explain the building design features and how they reduce energy use. What advantages does BedZED bring? What are its disadvantages? How successful has BedZED been in reducing energy consumption?
Energy Performance Certificates UK Version HK Version What information do these labels give?
Why use them in HK? energy/mandatorylabel.htm ut/background.html https://www.clponline.com.hk/myHome/Ener gyEfficiencyIdeas/MyPowerWiseHome/Ener gyLabel/Pages/Default.aspx?lang=en
Strengths and Weaknesses?? packs-epchttp://www.guardian.co.uk/money/2009/aug/22/home-information- packs-epc energy-labelshttp://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2011/mar/02/homebuyers- energy-labels performance-certificates/http://www.energy-reducer.co.uk/about-us/the-benefits-of-energy- performance-certificates/ YourHome/Energyperformancecertificates/index.htmhttp://www.direct.gov.uk/en/HomeAndCommunity/BuyingAndSelling YourHome/Energyperformancecertificates/index.htm HONG KONG SPECIFIC (final paragraph)http://www.info.gov.hk/gia/general/201109/16/P htm
Homework Evaluate a local or national scale strategy aimed at reducing the consumption of one named resource. [10 Marks] Put this into ‘student-speak’ NOW! Due first lesson back after holidays. Test during that lesson!