Homes England and Octopus Real Estate launch £175m Greener Homes Alliance

The Alliance will provide loans of between £1m and £20m to make new SME housing projects low carbon and more energy efficient

Rio Tinto developing biomass tech for low carbon steel production

Its technology substitutes coal for biomass in the steelmaking process, slashing emissions in the supply chain

Grosvenor brings forward carbon-neutral target by five years

It aims to achieve the 2025 goal by investing in renewable energy projects, ecosystem restoration and carbon capture technologies

Real estate firm CBRE commits to net zero emissions by 2040

It previously committed to source 100% of its electricity from renewable energy sources by 2025 and switch its fleet to electric vehicles

Majority of UK industries ‘are off track to hit net zero by 2050’

A new research analysed 17 industrial sectors and found that of them just five are currently driving emissions down

Don’t demolish, retrofit!

That’s the claim of engineers who believe government should set more ambitious targets to decarbonise the construction sector

Skanska tightens its 2030 emissions reduction target

The company has upped its ambition for reducing emissions from 50% to 70% over the next decade

Johnson Controls issues $500m sustainability-linked bond

It will pay a higher interest rate to bond investors if it fails to meet its interim targets for reducing Scope 1, 2 and 3 emissions by September 2025

Tishman Speyer commits to net zero emissions globally by 2050

A total of 73% of the company’s global portfolio has received green certifications from internationally-recognised accrediting programmes, including LEED and BREEAM

Dogger Bank to have net zero feet on the ground!

The O&M base for the world’s largest offshore wind farm will be built within the UK Green Building Council’s Net Zero Carbon Buildings Framework