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Last edited 03 Mar 2021
Zero carbon balance
The term ‘zero carbon balance’ refers to: ‘A building that achieves a zero carbon balance is 100% powered by renewable energy, achieves a level of energy performance in-use in line with our national climate change targets and does not burn fossil fuel.’
Ref Climate Emergency Design Guide: How new buildings can meet UK climate change targets, published by the London Energy Transformation Initiative (LETI) in January 2020.
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