As well as energy savings for the homeowner, WWHRS is also one of the most cost-effective SAP-listed measures available to a developer
and a key reason for Wates Residential’s inclusion of Recoup WWHRS as part of its standard specification on Cardiff Living. Since being selected for this project, Recoup has also been selected as a Sustainable Technology partner
to the wider Wates Group as through the Wates Sustainable Technology Services programme. This specialises in the facilitation, selection and implementation of proven sustainable solutions across the built environment by working with sustainable technology suppliers to help promote their offer across the Wates business, its supply chain and customers.“Recoup is proud to have the opportunity to work with Wates across the many sectors within their business, including new-build residential, retrofit and commercial projects”, commented Kieron Dudley, Director of Recoup WWHRS. “The inclusion of WWHRS as part of the specification by Cardiff Living highlights the partnership’s commitment to producing homes that meet high levels of sustainability and energy efficiency to help tackle fuel poverty.”1 Cardiff Living is a new kind of housing partnership that offers the best in both private and affordable construction and development expertise alongside a strong commitment to communities and regeneration.2 Wates Residential is part of the family-owned Wates Group, one of the UK’s leading construction, development and property services businesses, with over 120 years of residential construction expertise. Wates residential specialises in new-build and partnership housing development services, working collaboratively with housing associations and local authorities to deliver high-quality new homes.3 Recoup_WWHRS are the UK market leader for Waste Water Heat Recovery Systems (WWHRS) for Showers. Recoup are a Sustainable Technology Partner to Wates Group, and were selected in 2017 to provide WWHRS as part of the standard specification to ‘Cardiff Living’: a ten-year partnership between Cardiff Council and Wates Residential.