Category: 2014

A rating EPC graph

1,000 non-domestic EPCs

06 Nov 2014 | 2014,Energy Performance Certificate

We’re delighted to have ended October by completing a job meaning we have now done one thousandth non-domestic EPCs. Without rifling through all our previous reports, I imagine the smallest […]


Renewable Heat Incentive

Green Deal Assessment for RHI

22 Aug 2014 | 2014,Green Deal

If you are applying for Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) payments for a domestic property, then you will need an EPC (Energy Performance Certificate) and a Green Deal Assessment carried out […]


EPC and SBEM software

EPC software – moving on from iSBEM free software

07 Jun 2014 | 2014,Energy Performance Certificate

After undertaking our first ever non-domestic EPC, a pub in Devon, using the basic iSBEM EPC software, both of us soon transitioned to Design Builder. This software is way more […]


U value

U-value Calculations

12 May 2014 | 2014,SAP Calculations

April was a quieter month for us, mostly because of Easter and all those Bank Holidays! One thing that has kept us busy though is doing U-value calculations. We are […]


EPC Plymouth

What have we been up to? Not just EPCs.

02 May 2014 | 2014,Energy Performance Certificate,SAP Calculations

We thought we would provide a snapshot of some of our work for the month, plenty of EPCs as usual, so to start things off, here’s a short summary of […]


Part L 2013

New Building Regulations

24 Mar 2014 | 2014,Building Regulations,Part L,SAP Calculations,SBEM Calculations

Building Regulations Part L 2013 Building Regulations are changing with the latest 2013 version coming into force on 6 April 2014. Meeting CO2 emissions targets will become tougher and these […]


What is an EPC?

What is an EPC?

15 Mar 2014 | 2014,Energy Performance Certificate

At Up Energy, we often get asked what is an EPC so we thought we would write a (relatively) brief guide to explain them. What is an EPC? EPC stands […]