Energy performance certificate (EPC) recommendation report

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16 Short Bridge Street Newtown SY16 1AA
29 July 2021

Energy rating and EPC

This property’s current energy rating is E.

For more information on the property’s energy performance, see the EPC for this property.


Make these changes to improve the property’s energy efficiency.

Recommended improvements are grouped by the estimated time it would take for the change to pay for itself. The assessor may also make additional recommendations.

Each recommendation is marked as low, medium or high. This shows the potential impact of the change on reducing the property’s carbon emissions.

Changes that pay for themselves within 3 years
Recommendation Potential impact
Replace 38mm diameter (T12) fluorescent tubes on failure with 26mm (T8) tubes. High
Replace tungsten GLS lamps with CFLs: Payback period dependent on hours of use. Low
In some spaces, the solar gain limit in criterion 3 of ADL2A 2010 is exceeded, which might cause overheating. Consider solar control measures such as the application of reflective coating or shading devices to windows. Medium
Add time control to heating system. Medium
Changes that pay for themselves within 3 to 7 years
Recommendation Potential impact
Some windows have high U-values - consider installing secondary glazing. Medium
Add weather compensation controls to heating system. Medium
Changes that pay for themselves in more than 7 years
Recommendation Potential impact
Some loft spaces are poorly insulated - install/improve insulation. Medium
Carry out a pressure test, identify and treat identified air leakage. Enter result in EPC calculation. Medium
Some glazing is poorly insulated. Replace/improve glazing and/or frames. Medium
Consider installing an air source heat pump. High
Consider installing a ground source heat pump. High

Property and report details

Report issued on
30 July 2011
Total useful floor area
89 square metres
Building environment
Heating and Natural Ventilation
Calculation tool
CLG, iSBEM, v4.1.c, SBEM, v4.1.c.2

Assessor’s details

Assessor’s name
Miss Ceri Ransome
(0)1952 594 877
Employer’s name
Employer’s address
15 Hafren Road, Little Dawley, Telford TF4 3HJ
Assessor ID
Assessor’s declaration
The assessor is not related to the owner of the property.
Accreditation scheme
Quidos Limited

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