The VALUER research project is a ground-breaking scheme that will see the first mortgages and additional borrowing offered in the UK that recognise home energy efficiency in their affordability calculations. The ‘VALUER Project’ is a collection of industry partners led by Monmouthshire Building Society, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors, Rightmove and zero carbon homebuilder and sustainable energy service provider Sero.
Sero has this week released CGI images that give a sneak preview of Parc Hadau, its zero carbon neighbourhood currently being developed in Pontardawe, south Wales.
Sero Homes has been shortlisted for the Eco Initiative of the Year at the highly acclaimed RESI Awards, in recognition of its Parc Hadau scheme – a new neighbourhood of 35 zero carbon homes in Pontardawe.
Work is set to get underway one of the world’s first* true ‘net zero carbon in operation’ neighbourhoods – Parc Hadau in Pontardawe – which today (17 Dec) gained detailed planning consent from Neath Port Talbot Council.
Zero carbon housebuilder Sero Homes has formally submitted plans for Parc Hadau – a new community of 35 carbon neutral homes set in a wildlife-friendly landscape in Rhydyfro, Pontardawe.
Housing and Local Government Minister Julie James has today announced that Sero Homes’ Parc Hadau scheme has been awarded £2.4million funding as part of this year’s Innovative Housing Programme.
Andy Sutton argues that society needs to start placing value on decarbonisation. The Welsh Government Advisory Group’s recent Better Homes. Better Wales. Better World report served as a timely reminder of the pressing need for improving the energy credentials of homes to become the norm.
The local community is being invited to attend a public exhibition to find out more about plans for Parc Hadau, a new neighbourhood with around 35 carbon neutral homes in Rhydyfro, Pontardawe.