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Green Building Events in the UK

There are now a host of major green building events taking place in the UK. These exhibitions offer seminars, live demonstrations and stands where sustainable building solutions can be explored in depth.

Ecobuild (London)

The world’s biggest event for sustainable design, construction and the build environment and the UK’s largest construction event of any kind. Expect to see live micro-renewables and renewable heat installations, the latest in solar PV, and an area focusing on building fabric. There is a vast number of stands covering the latest technology, natural materials and more traditional solutions.

GreenBuild (Norfolk)

This small scale exhibition promises a range of stands.  Areas covered include renewable technologies, low carbon innovations, and sustainable construction techniques. You can also get advice on green building & renovation, gardening, and saving energy.

Greenbuild Expo (Manchester)

This green building event is aimed at the construction industry and promises training opportunities. It’s an opportunity to find out more about renewable technologies, sustainable materials, new legislation and more.

Green Build Festival (Cumbria)

This is a fortnight of events exploring sustainability through intelligent use of buildings, prudent energy use and low carbon energy generation. It offers a unique opportunity to visit sites which are which are not normally accessible to the public. These sites include improved private homes and large scale energy generation.

Grand Designs Live (Birmingham, London)

Following on the popular Channel 4 TV series, and presented by Kevin McCloud, this event is split into six different sections. It covers interiors, gardens, home improvement, self-build, renovations, technology and shopping.

Homebuilding and Renovating shows (Nationwide)

For anyone building, renovating, extending or improving their home. These regional events promise you’ll find the products, free advice and the specialist services you’ll need all under one roof.  Shows take place in Birmingham, Harrogate, Somerset, Surrey and Scotland.

National Home Improvement Show (London)

Aimed at home improvers, this event brings together high quality suppliers, designers and experts. It promises ideas and inspiration for your home improvement project and covers period property restoration.

RetroExpo Exhibition (Birmingham)

This event promises to bring together thousands of professionals from across the supply chain. You’ll meet Green Deal Providers, RSLs, local authorities, housing associations, landlords, specifiers, assessors and installers. Expect high quality educational and networking opportunities, and showcases innovative technical solutions.

The Big Green Home Show (Swindon)

This green building event takes place at the National Self Build and Renovation Centre and is aimed at self builders, renovators and houseowners. It’s a chance to find out how you can integrate renewable and insulation technologies into a home to save money and reduce environmental impacts.

Please contact us with news of any major events we’ve missed out!