Is sustainability still popular?

Is sustainability still popular?

Is sustainability still popular? Over the past two decades, there has been an increasing focus on sustainable development and the performance of the built environment. The property sector accounts for 40% of carbon emissions, and there has been a 74% increase in...
Energy Strategies for Masterplanning

Energy Strategies for Masterplanning

Energy Strategies for Masterplanning Pressure to meet sustainability targets has led developers to look at site wide energy generation solutions. These systems work best where there is a relatively even energy demand, so lend themselves well to mixed use schemes....
The Case for Open Space

The Case for Open Space

The Case for Open Space Attitudes toward open space are changing as a growing body of evidence points toward the economic, social and environmental benefits that it can bring to development projects; the success of the King’s Cross redevelopment including Granary...
Brexit: the only certainty is uncertainty

Brexit: the only certainty is uncertainty

Brexit: the only certainty is uncertainty There is a big question as to how the legal landscape in the UK would change in the event of Brexit. Whilst the nature of change is difficult to predict, the uncertainty associated with the period of renegotiation with the EU...
Which property sustainable certification to choose?

Which property sustainable certification to choose?

Which property sustainable certification to choose? Sustainable certification continues to be an important consideration for your property, but which one to choose? Neelum Choudhury, Associate Director in Sustainable Engineering sets out the various sustainable...