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Five Carbon Champions Join Construction Net Zero Leaders

FIVE MORE COMPANIES have been chosen to lead the UK construction drive to hit net zero, as the world convenes in Scotland for COP26. The...

Build Back Greener: Sustainable Construction Report Launched

A REPORT on sustainable construction: Build Back Greener: Challenges & Opportunities for UK Construction is published today by Glenigan, the construction industry intelligence company. The report...

Heat and Buildings Strategy Published

THE HEAT AND BUILDINGS STRATEGY published today (19 October) sets out how the country can decarbonise and meet its net zero target by 2050. It...

Net Zero Strategy Unveiled

THE NET ZERO STRATEGY unveiled by the UK government today sets out how the UK will deliver on its commitment to reach net zero...

Construction Reforms Must Accelerate to Deliver Government Ambitions says CBI

GOVERNMENT AND INDUSTRY must work together to spur construction reforms including an improvement in buying habits if the industry is to successfully underpin UK...

Scottish Government Leads on Net Zero with Solar Policy

SOLAR is a critical part of the Scottish Government's and Green Party's draft policy programme to decarbonise the Scottish economy. The document outlines the joint...

Contractors Urged to Switch to Electricity for Site Machinery

CONSTRUCTION FIRMS are being urged to ditch diesel and switch to electricity to power site machinery enabling them to cut carbon emissions by 97%...

Can the Built Environment Afford to Go Green?

The UK’s built environment is under enormous pressure to meet net-zero carbon targets by 2050 and cut its use of fossil fuels in new...

Construction Sets Out Single Framework to Measure Journey to Net Zero

CONSTRUCTION LEADERS have agreed targets for the industry to drive carbon out of the sector in a net zero Performance Framework published by the...

Scotland’s Biggest Net Zero Housing Gets Go Ahead

SCOTLAND’S LARGEST net zero housing development in Edinburgh have been granted approval by city planners. The 444-home Western Villages development is being led by the City of...