Zero Carbon Hub announce Nearer to Zero: South West

Tuesday, March 11, 2014

Join the Zero Carbon Hub at our latest ‘Nearer to Zero’ conference in the South-West. Nearer to Zero conferences are full day events which bring together planners, house builders, and professionals from other housing sector related disciplines to explore opportunities for closer collaboration to achieve Zero Carbon new homes.

With a number of leading industry experts presenting, delegates will have the opportunity to:

  • Hear directly from DCLG, on the ambition for Zero Carbon homes.
  • Develop a greater understanding of the definition of ‘Zero Carbon’.
  • Develop an understanding of the whole build process, from planning to construction, of Zero Carbon homes.
  • Learn the consequences of building to Zero Carbon – Tackling the Performance Gap and the problem of overheating in homes.
  • Participate in ‘Question Time’ panel discussions with leading national figures from government, industry and research.

To book your place and learn more visit

Nearer to Zero: South West Flyer

Notes to editor

The Zero carbon Hub was established in 2008, as a non-profit organisation, to take day-to-day operational responsibility for achieving the governments target of delivering zero carbon homes in England from 2016. since then we've worked with both government and industry with the focus on raising build standards and reducing the risk associated with implementing the Zero Carbon Homes policy