Planning granted to convert Blackfriars Crown Court into BREEAM Outstanding ‘next gen offices’ with a rooftop garden of over 100 established trees
The NABERS rating scheme, which already operates in Australia, aims to bridge the gap between the design and in-use energy performance of UK offices.
The Mayor of London’s commitment comes as 80% of Londoners say climate change poses a huge threat to the capital, and people gather virtually for London Climate Action Week.
Property developer turns to modular construction and UKGBC’s net zero carbon buildings framework in bid to create the UK’s first net zero office block.
Canary Wharf is the first commercial district in the world to have its environmental targets approved by the Science Based Targets Initiative.
Property company also launches the British Land Transition Fund to drive progress through innovation, with retrofit prioritised over new build.
Recycled drink cans and garden waste will soon become part of the City landscape in a project to refurbish Thames-side building with a living wall.
The 2,200sqm roof garden at One Fen Court in the heart of the square mile, has won a Green Good Design 2020 Award.