Major UK housebuilder commits to net zero emissions by 2040

Barratt Developments has also set a target to ensure its new house types will be net zero carbon by 2030

amber energy joins UK Green Building Council

The energy management consultancy and utilitech firm has signed up to help building owners and occupiers cut bills, improve energy efficiency and reduce carbon impacts

Helsinki Olympic Stadium launches new partnership to develop low carbon operations

The sports venue will collaborate with renewable materials company Stora Enso to reduce the carbon footprint of customer and food service packaging

CCS tech approved to help cement plant and waste-to-energy facility cut emissions

The project will capture a total of approximately 800,000 tonnes of CO2 every year, helping Norway reach its climate goals

French Cement plant signs deal to install modular carbon capture tech

Carbon8 Systems’ technology will be used at Vicat’s Montalieu cement plant to combine industrial waste residues with captured carbon dioxide emissions to produce high-value, lightweight construction aggregates

Medieval cathedral in Wiltshire installs 93 solar panels on cloisters roof to cut carbon

The 37kW project in Salisbury Cathedral is designed to help the church become carbon-neutral by 2030

Nine modular zero carbon homes successfully built in Oxfordshire

Sovereign Housing Association has developed nine affordable carbon-zero homes which share a low carbon insulation technology

‘World’s first electric digger’ wins top distinction for UK engineering innovation

The Royal Academy of Engineering gave the win to the JCB excavator, which has zero exhaust emissions and very low noise levels

JCB unveils construction industry’s ‘first hydrogen-powered digger’

The firm says its prototype 20-tonne 220X excavator powered has been undergoing “rigorous testing” in a quarry environment for more than a year

Allianz backs ‘Europe’s largest’ wood office campus with €200m

Five of the seven buildings will be constructed primarily from cross-laminated timber and will meet the highest environmental standards