Zero Carbon Homes - offsite actions

Meeting: 
MQT on 2016-10-19
Session date: 
October 19, 2016
Reference: 
2016/3678
Question By: 
Caroline Russell
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor
Category: 

Question

Outside of an offset fund payment, are there other offsite actions that developers can take to achieve the Zero Carbon Homes target?

Answer

Answer for Zero Carbon Homes - offsite actions

Answer for Zero Carbon Homes - offsite actions

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes, in line with London Plan policy 5.2, developers can directly retro-fit measures such as solar photovoltaic panels on a school or other public building.

Social housing providers have also expressed interest in retro-fitting their existing stock located within the same borough as the development proposal.