By Albert Cuchi and Peter Sweatman
This report – a collaborative work from the Rehabilitation Working Group (GTR - El Grupo de Trabajo sobre Rehabilitación) - provides the background, structure, methodology, analysis and an action plan for Spain to launch and support a New Housing Sector. This sector (the “NHS”) is capable of deploying up to Euro 10 billion annually in refurbishing over 350,000 homes a year, sustaining some 120,000 Spanish jobs, and retrofitting 10 million homes from 2012 to 2050.
The GTR's strategic vision is articulated by authors through a national roadmap which defines a new sector capable of redirecting Spain’s buildings sector with new and sustainable long term goals of:
The report was launched at Conama Local in Vitoria Gasteiz on 30th November 2011, It was coordinated by GBC Spain and Fundación Conama.