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Adam Crossley - Director of Environment - Skanska UK

Don't lose focus on the environment

17/02/2017
By Adam Crossley, Director of Environment at Skanska UK. What businesses think sustainability is has widened into a whole range of interconnected social and environmental issues, but it is important...
Darren Richards

Explore offsite at Ecobuild

06/01/2017
Here’s one we made earlier The offsite sector is still in its infancy but a future in which robots manufacture complete building elements does not have to remain a pipe dream – we need to commit...
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Check out the competition

20/12/2016
By Imogen Cust, Engineering Research and Development Manager, Marks & Spencer Responsible retail is essential for a sustainable future, and Ecobuild’s Big Innovation Pitch with M&S will give...
Martin Hurn

Blog from Martin Hurn. Redefining sustainability: The latest steps

18/11/2016
The wake of the Brexit vote (and its many implications with a new Prime Minister) has unsurprisingly seen a shift in priorities to accommodate tough economic conditions and the political agenda for...
Simon Woodward, ukDEA

Networks matter - Get to know District Energy

04/11/2016
Conceived over 100 years ago, district energy systems that link buildings using a network of heating pipes are now gaining traction as an energy-efficient solution for urban and rural areas District...
World GBC

Green Offices Report

26/10/2016
Employers, building owners, designers and developers throughout the world are showing that it pays to invest in greener offices that keep their occupants healthy and happy, a report from the World...
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Nominations open for Rising Stars of the Built Environment

26/10/2016
The UK Green Building Council and PRP are delighted to open nominations for the fifth annual Rising Star award. The award recognises an individual’s vision and success in highlighting the importance...
Rob Celotex

Sustainability that lasts

03/10/2016
As my Grandfather was fond of saying many years ago ‘Waste not, want not’. This was before the word sustainability was invented, CO2 was something you learnt about in chemistry lessons and Climate...
Terri Wills, CEO, World Green Building Council

Hear Terri Wills on Share Radio

30/09/2016
Hear from Terri Wills, CEO of World Green Building Council as she talks about World Green Building Week and Ecobuild on Share Radio earlier this week. You can also read Terri's blog post "changing...
Terri Wills, CEO, World Green Building Council

Changing Perspectives on Green Buildings

22/09/2016
Terri Wills, CEO of World Green Building Council: Buildings must be transformed from simply functional infrastructure into part of the solution to combat global climate change. When people think...
Guy Thomson

Designing for a long life and the whole life

31/08/2016
Effective lifecycle analysis of buildings means looking carefully at choice of materials Whole-life performance is a term that has traditionally referred to the total cost of building ownership, but...
Rob Holdway

The perfect circle. #SustainabilityIs

04/08/2016
We have a problem facing us – and it’s a complex one. Densely populated mature nations of the West are consuming the bulk of world’s finite resources and energy, and there is rising demand from the...

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