All Climate crisis articles – Page 6

  • CS ESG
    Insight

    ESG is critical for business

    2022-07-06T08:00:00Z

    Last month, Property Week held a Climate Crisis Challenge Campaign webinar on why environmental, social and governance criteria are now critical for property, what new reporting requirements mean for the sector and how the industry can effect change in an era of climate change and rising energy prices.

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    Professional

    Industry says levelling-up bill fails on climate and planning

    2022-07-06T08:00:00Z

    Experts call for greater clarity, strengthened LA powers and emphasis on town and city centre regeneration

  • New houses in countryside shutterstock_1841770333 picturefactory PW080722
    Professional

    Level up by reforming the green belt

    2022-07-06T08:00:00Z

    The government recently responded to the Levelling Up, Housing and Communities select committee’s report on The Future of the Planning System in England, which requested a review “to examine the purpose of the green belt, including whether it continues to serve that purpose, how the public understand it [and] what ...

  • Zero carbon
    Online

    BPF calls for ‘targeted tax measures’ to speed up decarbonisation

    2022-07-05T07:57:00Z

    The British Property Federation (BPF) has urged Chancellor Rishi Sunak to increase tax relief for capital expenditure on building projects that support the Government’s net zero and levelling-up ambitions.

  • Energy efficient homes
    Online

    Aviva Investors and Packaged Living to develop energy-efficient Telford Homes

    2022-07-04T12:27:00Z

    Global asset manager Aviva Investors and BTR developer Packaged Living have completed a deal to acquire and develop 195 homes in the West Midlands town of Telford, Shropshire.

  • climate
    Online

    ​Hines sets net-zero goal across all its buildings by 2040

    2022-06-30T15:37:00Z

    Hines has set a target of net-zero operational carbon by 2040 without purchasing carbon offsets.

  • LLC 1340 session
    News

    Three key takeaways from Property Week’s Later Living Conference

    2022-06-30T00:00:00Z

    Sector figures debate the issues of attracting new investment, planning problems and the climate challenge.

  • Retirement home
    Online

    Q&A: ARCO on the net zero options for later living

    2022-06-30T00:00:00Z

    Sam Dalton discusses report on green initiatives in the retirement living sector.

  • Grosvenor Bermondsey retail
    Insight

    The secret to sustainable retail

    2022-06-29T23:00:00Z

    For everyone in the built environment, sustainability has become a top priority. We’re all talking about it and we’re all trying to be better at it. But what does it really mean for retail? And how should we go about creating a sustainable retail strategy? 

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    Insight

    Residents key to net zero target

    2022-06-29T23:00:00Z

    Cutting carbon is crucial, but we also need to focus on how to improve the things we can’t directly control. We headed to Brighton last month for new property conference Footprint+.

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    Grosvenor gets retrofit for the future

    2022-06-29T23:00:00Z

    Andy Creamer, Grosvenor’s head of service performance, tells Andy Hillier how the landlord is rising to the challenge of adapting its historic London estate to meet modern energy performance standards.

  • Zero-carbon home
    Insight

    Net zero: the industry is moving forward

    2022-06-29T23:00:00Z

     “No progress has been made towards achieving net zero targets in the built environment.” It’s a pretty damning statement on the government’s lack of action from the group of MPs behind the Environment Audit Committee (EAC) report in May.

  • Electric vehicle charging shutterstock_754400164 Smile Fight PW240622
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    Help to drive the EV revolution

    2022-06-29T23:00:00Z

    The moment that many feared or longed for has arrived. Electric vehicles (EVs) are quickly becoming a reality for car owners around the world. 

  • Forest fire, climate crisis
    News

    Listed firms failing to meet Paris Agreement decarbonisation levels

    2022-06-28T14:24:00Z

    Listed companies are largely failing to reach the required levels of decarbonisation to meet the 1.5°C target set by the Paris Agreement, according to MSCI’s Net-Zero Tracker.

  • Green homes grant
    Insight

    ​What’s the outlook for green real estate financing?

    2022-06-28T14:23:00Z

    Commercial real estate lending hit an all-time high in 2021, but how will 2022 compare?

  • Deepki blog
    News

    Deepki acquires UK competitor Fabriq

    2022-06-28T00:19:00Z

    Deepki has acquired software company and UK competitor Fabriq, combining to create an ESG intelligence offering that is “second to none”.

  • Smart tech net zero
    News

    Residents are key to hitting net zero target

    2022-06-24T10:41:00Z

    Cutting carbon is crucial, but we also need to focus on how to improve the things we can’t directly control. We headed to Brighton last month for new property conference Footprint+. The event largely focused on how the property industry can improve its carbon footprint from infrastructure development, which is ...

  • Share price
    Online

    Focusing on fundamentals is vital

    2022-06-22T23:00:00Z

    That the current environment is challenging is self-evident. The impacts of supply chain disruption, labour shortages and the rising cost of raw materials and energy have combined to deliver the highest rate of inflation for 40 years.

  • Green building management futuristic system shutterstock_2120972225 PW240622
    Online

    Meeting net-zero won’t be easy

    2022-06-22T23:00:00Z

    Making a net-zero pledge feels like a big step. It’s a public commitment on which you’re hanging your company’s reputation, and if you’re unclear exactly how your business will get there, you’re certainly not alone. The urgency of the climate crisis requires us all to learn on the job.

  • Net zero
    Insight

    Net-zero buildings: tax incentives have role to play

    2022-06-22T23:00:00Z

    I read with interest your article ‘Coalition of industry bodies to develop UK net-zero carbon building standard’. The focus on ESG credentials of new and existing buildings was front and centre of the agenda at Mipim in March and also with the respondents of the Saffery Champness Real Estate Sentiment ...