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Energy Performance Certificate (EPC)
Much like the multi-coloured sticker on new appliances, EPCs tell you how energy efficient a building is and give it a rating from A (very efficient) to G (inefficient). They let the person who will use the building know how costly it will be to heat and light, and what its carbon dioxide emissions are likely to be.
The EPC will also state what the energy efficiency rating could be if improvements are made, and highlights cost-effective ways to achieve a better rating.
Once produced, EPCs are valid for ten years.
Why get an EPC?
If you’re selling or renting out a domestic property or commercial building, you must get an approved Energy Assessor to produce the EPC. The EPC needs to be available to potential buyers as soon as you start to market your property for sale or rent.
Energy Performance Certificates (EPCs) are needed whenever a property is:
Synergy have produced 100’s of EPC’s and like all software you only get out what you put in, we have the proven experience to maximise the potential of your EPC