Local Plan to 2030 Regulation 19 - Publication June 2016

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Environment Agency (Jennifer W… 16 Aug 2016

Local Plan to 2030 - Publication Draft TOPIC POLICIES SECTION D - THE NATURAL AND BUILT ENVIRONMENT Water and Climate Change Sustainable Design and Construction Content

  • Comment ID: ALP/2343
  • Status: Accepted
Overall we are pleased to note that matters of interest to us have been addressed and as such we consider the sound. We do however, have a few comments to make and suggested amendments for clarification purposes. Policy ENV11 - Sustainable Design and Construction - Non-residential We support this policy.
Tenterden Town Council (Philip… 11 Aug 2016

Local Plan to 2030 - Publication Draft TOPIC POLICIES SECTION D - THE NATURAL AND BUILT ENVIRONMENT Water and Climate Change Sustainable Design and Construction Content

  • Comment ID: ALP/1981
  • Status: Accepted
The following policies were specifically supported by the Town Council: ENV11 Sustainable Design and Construction – Non-residential
Chimington Green Consortium (C… 10 Aug 2016

Local Plan to 2030 - Publication Draft TOPIC POLICIES SECTION D - THE NATURAL AND BUILT ENVIRONMENT Water and Climate Change Sustainable Design and Construction Content

  • Comment ID: ALP/2231
  • Status: Accepted
Support Policy in Para 5.385 Para 5.386 states: 5.385 Previous Local Plan policy and supplementary planning documents have required new residential development, through the implementation of EcoHomes and the code for Sustainable Homes, to reduce energy emissions. Both of these have recently been superseded by changes to Building Regulations that have come into force for new dwellings. Building Regulations now take into account all regulated emissions, ie arising from heating, water heating, fi
CPRE Kent (Ashford District Co… 09 Aug 2016

Local Plan to 2030 - Publication Draft TOPIC POLICIES SECTION D - THE NATURAL AND BUILT ENVIRONMENT Water and Climate Change Sustainable Design and Construction Content

  • Comment ID: ALP/1521
  • Status: Accepted
The plan is surprisingly silent on climate change. Although it is agreed that the Code for Sustainable Homes cannot now be a local requirement given the outcomes of the Housing Standards Review. It is still important that new development proactively seeks to ensure development is designed to reduce carbon emissions. The policy should also relate to housing. Site layout and housing orientation to make use of local climate and site conditions, for example, can make significant contribution to red