T-Zero

T-ZERO provides an interactive web-based tool that puts energy and environmental performance expertise in the hands of the householder, housing stock manager, designer or builder. T-ZERO is a free web-based tool that identifies the optimal low-carbon solutions tailored to specific house types. Define the dwelling enables T-ZERO to establish its (dwellings) fuel bill and carbon footprint, then identify optimal insulation, heating, and renewable energy options, based on budget and refurbishment goals.

The T-ZERO Marketplace conects consumers with local suppliers and installers of the recommended measures. Users can also upload their experiences of projects, products and services to create a directory of case studies of practical benefit to others.

  • Homeowners: User-friendly, interactive guide containing actual costs of improvements. Pay-back, financing, technical guidance and supplier and installer details provided.guidance and supplier and installer details provided.
  • Housing managers: Assists housing providers and asset managers to address the Decent Homes Standard, climate change, tenants' energy security and welfare and to develop refurbishment and disposal strategies.
  • Building professionals: One-stop shop for costs, technical guidance and suppliers and installers in your area.A rapid assessment of achievable environmental improvements based on clients' criteria.
  • Suppliers, installers and retailers: T-ZERO can put you in touch with informed homeowners and building professionals that need your products or services.
Best Practice Type: 
EPC
Objectives
Communication: 
Yes
Participation: 
No
Education: 
Yes
Incentives: 
No
Feedback: 
Yes
Stakeholders
Decision Makers: 
Yes
Ownership: 
Yes
Agencies and Professionals: 
Yes
Trade People: 
Yes
Managers: 
Yes
Investors: 
No
Energy Efficiency Measures
Thermal insulation: 
No
Windows: 
No
HVAC systems: 
No
Household appliance & lighting: 
No
Other: 
Yes
All - or non specific: 
Yes
Location: 
United Kingdom
GB