Landsec to invest £135m to reach net zero by 2030

The property developer is also looking to make net zero buildings, while reducing its own operational emissions by 70%

‘Buildings must be designed to be disassembled and recycled at end-of-life’

In a new report, EASAC calls for the footprint of carbon-intensive materials and transport to be included in total emission figures for buildings, rather than simply recording operational consumption

‘The UK urgently needs an action plan to decarbonise heat and buildings’

Not-for-profit Regen and a range of other energy organisations call for policymakers to implement a funded support scheme for energy efficiency and heat decarbonisation retrofits

LaSalle achieves ‘Outstanding’ BREEAM rating with 60 London Wall building

The real estate investment firm acquired the 10-storey office development in the City of London on behalf of The California State Teachers’ Retirement System

Government says all new-build homes must be zero carbon-ready by 2025

Under the new regulations, new buildings are expected to generate 80% less carbon emissions than the UK’s housing stock does currently

Bam Construct UK commits to net zero operations and building projects by 2030

The construction and engineering firm has signed up to the World Green Building Council Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment

Retrofitting homes in northern England ‘could create 77,000 new green jobs’

IPPR North says the move to decarbonise existing housing stock would also generate 111,000 jobs across the UK’s supply chain by 2035

Construction giant Willmott Dixon aims to become zero carbon by 2030

The company has been a net zero business since 2012

Arup commits to building a net zero business by 2030

The commitment has been unveiled alongside an interim goal of reducing its scope 1, 2 and 3 greenhouse gas emissions by 30% by 2025

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