SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT INDEX - RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENT

The construction and use of residential buildings consumes substantial quantities of materials, water and energy. The Residential Sustainability Index encourages energy and water conservation measures and the more suitable use of building materials. The measures in the Index are designed to reduce the impact of a proposed development by:


Assessors can rate your house for energy efficiency.

See:
energy rating
building materials
habitat-sustainability
solar photovoltaic cells