Rather than demolish, Architect Howarth Tompkins opted to refurbish a 1970s teaching block, introducing sustainability measures, which earned the building a BREEAM Outstanding rating.
Gas company given all-clear to construct world’s first hydrogen-to-homes demonstration network on Scottish East Coast.
New social housing development aims to address tackle fuel poverty and Scotland’s climate change commitments.
The Committee on Climate Change calls for more ambitious low carbon building policy, placing low carbon retrofit at centre stage.
Property company also launches the British Land Transition Fund to drive progress through innovation, with retrofit prioritised over new build.
The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) brings together cities and experts to increase energy efficient retrofit programmes.
More than 200 prominent business leaders, heavily represented by the property and construction industry, have written to the Prime Minister calling for a clean, inclusive and resilient recovery from coronavirus.