World Green Building Council sets ‘net zero’ goal

A new project which aims to ensure all buildings are “net zero” by 2050 has been launched. The World Green Building Council’s (GBC) ‘Advancing Net Zero’ initiative will see GBCs in some of the biggest projected growth in buildings roll out certification and provide training in an effort to reach the goal. At least eight […]

Net-zero housing refurbishment initiative secures €5.4m

A net-zero housing refurbishment initiative has secured €5.4m (£4.23m) of European funding. The funding will be channelled into both retrofit and new-build housing in the UK, France and the Netherlands. The bid was undertaken by Energiesprong UK on behalf of all the project partners and a total of nearly €1.8 million (£1.4m) is allocated to three […]