The power of one in the battle against climate change

Mitakshi Sirsi, director of sustainability at Will+Partners explains why individual action has a crucial role to play in our quest to achieve a net-zero future Earlier this month, it was disenchanting to see COP27 open in a luxury resort town, backed by questionable sponsors, a large increase in delegates from the fossil fuel industry, and […]

A defining moment in the fight against climate change, time for action on the ground

Dr Bruce Lascelles, president of British Society of Soil Science explains that a key solution has been right under our noses, and feet, the entire time: soil. Science has established beyond doubt that the window for action is closing rapidly. As the 27th Conference of the Parties of the UNFCCC (COP27) in Egypt, Sharm El-Sheikh comes […]

Green construction tech investment hits record $2.2bn in 2022

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Green construction practices attracted record levels of venture capital funding in 2022 with investment rising to $2.2bn. London is the leading city for investment in green construction tech designed to decarbonise the built world according to new research by venture capital firm A/O PropTech. Total investment in green construction tech over five years tops $4.5bn, […]