Green Building

The Modern Apprentice - A New Business Opportunity

Mark Naysmith | Posted 05.03.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Mark Naysmith

As a professional consultancy advising and working with developers, contractors and architects we are directly impacted by skills and resource shortages within the environmental, construction and engineering sectors.

Time to End the Silence on Zero Carbon

Paul King | Posted 26.02.2014 | UK Politics
Paul King

In just five years' time, every new office, hospital, school, library, supermarket - or any other building in the UK for that matter - will have to be built to ambitious new environmental standards... or at least that's the plan.

Why Energy Efficiency Must Be a National Infrastructure Priority

Paul King | Posted 22.03.2014 | UK Politics
Paul King

A number of issues have been blamed for poor take-up of the Green Deal, from early IT glitches and inadequate marketing to overly-complex administration. But it is the relatively high interest rates on Green Deal loans - around 8 per cent - that have most commonly been cited for deterring consumers from signing on the dotted line.

Amazing High Tech Homes - PHOTOS

Huffington Post UK | Melanie Hick | Posted 12.06.2012 | UK Tech

High tech homes are not just those with the most gadgets. The high tech home of 2012 is sustainable and allows gadgets and gizmos to drop into the bac...