19 March 2012
Midlands based contractor Thomas Vale Construction has worked with a local school to build and fit-out an environmentally friendly 'eco-house' within a stringent budget.
A business partnership with Washwood Heath Technology College enabled 250 students to take part in the day long challenge to establish their own teams and consider elements such as design, cost, renewable technologies and the effects they have on a building and on the environment.
For more on this story see [http://www.thomasvale.com/news-media/press-releases/march-2012/13032012-pupils-display-impressive-knowledge-through-environmental-challenge.html] Pupils display 'impressive knowledge' through Environmental Challenge
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