Derwenthorpe - a sustainable development?

Posted on 1 February 2019

Sustainable housing projects should rely less on resident behaviour to succeed

JRF - Derwenthorpe Final Report Cover image
A new report from the University of York's Centre for Housing Policy and SEI's York Centre has shown that sustainable housing developments should rely less on residents adapting their behaviour to achieve environmentally-friendly outcomes, and more on built-in home features.

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Download the JRF - Derwenthorpe Exec Summary (PDF , 133kb)JRF - Derwenthorpe Final Report (PDF , 1,663kb)