The Institution of Structural Engineers (IStructE) with ConcreteZero and the Mineral Products Association, is launching this paper tomorrow (19/9/) that shows how the concrete industry is banking on the use of a finite resource – GGBS (ground granulated blast furnace slag – a by produce of iron and steel manufacture) – to cut global carbon emissions from concrete.
UK’s first local Net Zero Carbon planning policy likely to drive more efficient buildings and cut energy bills, review shows. University of Bath research analysis finds that heat pumps and solar panels will be crucial
‘The future of our society is the future of our cities— they are our greatest invention.’ Norman Foster
The Norman Foster Foundation will present the Norman Foster Institute’s inaugural Programme on Sustainable Cities in Madrid on 22 January 2024 with a day-long event bringing together leading design practitioners, policy makers, health experts and city representatives
Engineering consultancy Atkins appointed by the DWP to carry out nationwide study into how to decarbonise its entire property portfolio – reducing carbon levels in heating systems in up to 850 UK sites
With increased concerns about climate change and environmental degradation, national governments, environmental agencies, contractors, and individuals have embraced the adoption of sustainable architecture globally. 6 Sustainable architecture design ideas
Hütt 01 Passivhaus is a piece of inspiring contemporary architecture with timeless, modernist & nordic touches by Melbourne Design Studios. It sets a positive example for small-scale urban densification, reconnecting a forgotten piece of land with its environment, providing a super-sustainable oasis