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166. Why House Insulation Matters

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This Environmental Studies Factsheet:
• Summarises the environmental benefits of domestic insulation.
• Explains the concept of U-values.
• Describes features of new eco-homes.
• Reviews common exam questions on this topic.

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January 2013

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ISSN: 1351-5136

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