Bench Architects promote the move from a highly centralised, fossil fuel and nuclear based energy system towards a more distributed and sustainable renewable energy system.

We balance the development of renewable energy technologies with a respect for statutory designations including biodiversity, built heritage and landscape quality.
Bench Architects promote renewable energy development, which is of a scale and form to integrate with excellence in architectural design.

Our Architecture incorporates the following micro-generation and environmental services, in order to achieve a low Carbon Emission levels:
1. Solar Photovoltaic and Solar Thermal Energy
2. Ground Source Heat Pumps
3. Biomass
4. Continuous Mechanical Ventilation with Heat Recovery
5. Daylight / Glazing Fenestration and Roof Lights
6. Rainwater Harvesting / Foul Drainage / Refuse Disposal