Tag : net zero carbon
Parliament’s Environmental Audit Committee is to examine how the UK government’s estate is capable of meeting recent national commitments to be net zero by 2050.
London Mayor Sadiq Khan has demanded greater powers for city authorities to set stricter carbon standards for its buildings as part of calls for stronger government intervention on climate change.
Enacting small behavioural changes in the use of cooling systems and other building services functions is the focus of a new campaign to curb energy needs in buildings.
The UK Green Building Council (UKGBC) has said business leaders, especially those in the construction and building services sector, must make tough, but immediate decisions on transitioning to low and no carbon operations following a critical new report on global warming.