INCA Leads the Way with External Wall Insulation Technical Guidance

The Insulated Render and Cladding Association (INCA) has published additional guidance on the installation of external wall insulation (EWI) designed to ensure that EWI systems are fit for purpose and installed to a high standard.

Following the publication of the INCA EWI Best Practice Guide in 2015, INCA has produced an updated version of the INCA Technical Guide on Fire Protection Requirements for EWI Systems which aligns it with current British and Scottish standards. The comprehensive guide includes new guidance on legislation, regulations, standards, storey height, boundary distance, insulation fire performance and design considerations.

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Best in External Wall Insulation to be Recognised with INCA Awards 2016

The Insulated Render and Cladding Association (INCA) Awards 2016, which reward achievement in the external wall industry (EWI), are now open for entries. The annual awards are a benchmark for innovation and excellence in the industry and for many years have been celebrating outstanding performance in EWI which contributes to improving energy efficiency, reducing fuel bills and lifting households out of fuel poverty.

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Spending Review is Missed Opportunity for Energy Efficiency says INCA

The joint Spending Review and Autumn Statement lacked ambition in its support for energy efficiency for both the existing housing stock and new homes the Insulated Render and Cladding Association (INCA) stated today. The Chancellor announced that the Energy Company Obligation (ECO) will be replaced from April 2017 with a cheaper domestic energy efficiency supplier obligation which will run for five years and upgrade the energy efficiency of just 200,000 houses per year.

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