The International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) claims that at present, biodiversity loss is a greater threat to the planet than climate change.
Major industry leaders and Government ministers have signed a joint initiative to reduce carbon in infrastructure in line with the UK’s climate change commitments. The Infrastructure Carbon Review sets out a series of actions for government, clients and suppliers that have the potential to reduce up to 24 million tonnes of carbon and save the UK £1.46 billion a year by 2050. Read the report in full plus an in-depth response by Balfour Beatty.
With the UK’s population continuing to rise sharply, what steps can public bodies take to ensure that our towns and cities are put on a sustainable footing for the long-term? Armando Raish, managing director of living walls company, Treebox, argues that greening up urban environments is crucial if towns are to become truly sustainable…
Stroma Certification’s ECO Engine is the only software on the market to be granted approval on Ofgem’s behalf by the Building Research Establishment (BRE) for undertaking ECO scoring calculations for all measures.
The Paper Recycling Conference Europe highlighted the need for incorporating future proof design concepts into the layout and operating principles of new Materials Recycling Facilities (MRFs).