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Published: 14 May 2015

15 Pages

11 x 8 inches

ISBN: 9781848024168

Bookseller Code (06)

Energy Efficiency and Historic Buildings

Energy Performance Certificates

Edited by Historic England

Historic England in association with Liverpool University Press

Historic England Guidance

  • This guidance is aimed at homeowners and those managing or renting historic or older domestic buildings who may need to commission an Energy Performance Certificate (EPC) or who have received one for an older property that has been purchased or rented
  • Details are provided on the type of information included in an EPC, how it is calculated, and its limitations as an assessment method when applied to older buildings
  • The guidance also covers the issues to be taken into account when commissioning an EPC and considering its recommendations