Property development firm powers 1,100-panel rooftop solar

Property development and investment firm British Land has installed 1,100 rooftop solar panels at its retail centre in Peterborough. Covering the equivalent of nine tennis courts, it is said to be one of the UK’s largest retail rooftop solar project. The solar system is expected to generate around 250,000kWh of electricity every year – enough […]

British Land cuts tenants’ energy costs by £6.9m

Real estate company British Land said it has cut its commercial tenants’ energy costs by £6.9 million over the last five years. On Friday it announced carbon emissions fell by 37,000 tonnes across its portfolio since 2009. It has a 2015 target of emitting 40% less than 2009. As for waste, the firm is on […]