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NSAI has launched the public consultation for the draft  S.R.54:2014/prA2:202x, Code of practice for the energy efficient retrofit of dwellings (Amendment 2)

Public consultation period: From 27/1/2022 until 10/3/2022, inclusive.

The scope of the draft S.R.54:2014/prA2:202x, Code of practice for the energy efficient retrofit of dwellings (Amendment 2) is the revision of Case Studies A,B and C (Sections 5.5.1 – 5.5.4).

This draft amendment revises information provided on the existing case studies A, B, and C (sections 5.5.1 to 5.5.4 of the document) for retrofitting of dwellings, including recalculation of the energy performance ratings using the Dwelling Energy Assessment Procedure (DEAP), in line with the Major Renovations requirement of Building Regulations and to support Climate Action Plan targets of 500,000 retrofits to B2.

Content of the draft:

The draft contains the following sections:

Modifications to  5.5.1 of SR:2014&A1:2019  General

Modifications to 5.5.2 Case Study A Typical semi-detached hollow block dwelling

Modifications to 5.5.3 Case Study B Detached dwelling, cavity wall construction

Modifications to 5.5.4  Case Study C Terraced dwelling, solid masonry

View the draft and submit comments:

All interested parties are invited to comment on the draft S.R. 54:2014/prA2:202x through the NSAI “Your Standards Your Say” (YSYS) forum: 

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