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Listen to all things net zero carbon and sustainability via our COP26 podcast series.
COP26 | Examining the sustainability of brick
As we push for net zero development, more and more attention is being paid to building materials. Wienerberger joins Place North West to talk about the green credentials of bricks as well as what the company is doing to mitigate its carbon footprint.
COP26 | How Britain’s ageing infrastructure could defeat its green ambitions
The UK’s electrical grid infrastructure is in dire need of an upgrade if the country is going to meet its renewable energy goals by 2035, says Pegasus Group in the latest Place North West podcast episode.
COP26 | Why is the market pushing for net zero faster than legislation?
On the latest episode of Place North West’s COP26 podcast series, HBD and Cundall discuss why some developers are taking it upon themselves to get ahead of the curve in terms of their sustainability aspirations, while government legislation on the issue lags behind.
COP26 | Retrofitting in action: lessons learned from ForHousing
Retrofitting will play a key part in helping the UK meet its net zero carbon goal. ForHousing shares its practical approach to tackling the issue and making its properties sustainable in the latest episode of Place North West’s COP26 podcast series.
COP26 | Back to basics: Cutting through the net-zero noise
When it comes to minimising carbon footprints, companies should keep things simple and take steps to measure, monitor, and manage energy consumption before considering investing heavily in largely untested technologies, according to energy provider Unify.
COP26 | Retrofitting 101: the dos and don’ts of making old buildings sustainable
Engineering consultancy WSP delves into the ins and outs of retrofitting beyond just housing, tackling how commercial projects need to get on board to help the UK meet its net zero ambitions in this episode of Place North West’s COP26 podcast series.
COP26 | How do you create a net zero, new-build office?
Bruntwood Works is aiming to create the first carbon-neutral, new-build commercial development in the country. In this latest episode of Place North West’s COP26 podcast series, we ask how it can be done and, more importantly, if it can be replicated at scale.