Green House Effect: You Don’t Have to Compromise On Design When Opting for an Eco-friendly Home | Green Mobile Blog

Green design has entered the mainstream housing market, with most developers leaning towards contemporary architecture and utilising hi-tech factory production. All new-builds are covered by the Government’s Code for Sustainable Homes, a green standard that works on a points system and grades properties on a scale of one to six, using criteria such as water-saving features and on-site power generation, from solar panels to mini wind turbines and ground source heat pumps. Level six is the top rating and requires all energy supplied to come from zero-carbon sources. Read complete at: Green mobile blog

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