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07 Jul 2017

International partnership for sustainable construction promises tangible benefits to Russian construction sector

A new partnership aims to drive sustainable best practice through knowledge share and the development of BREEAM in Russia.
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Temple Farm
19 Jun 2017

First ever BREEAM Communities innovation credit is claimed by Temple Farm Development

Temple Farm Development spreads across an 85 acre rural site in Chelmsford, England. The project comprises offices, residential and healthcare buildings, and an Energy Centre.
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London construction
16 Jun 2017

Green Guide to Specification, certified Environmental Profiles and BREEAM

The current focus on whole building LCAs reflects a strategic shift in the approach taken in sustainability assessment of the built environment within the BREEAM family.
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12 Jun 2017

Energy Academy provides a low-tech lesson for the future – from FC&A Magazine

FC&A Magazine reports on the BREEAM certified Energy Academy in Groningen, Netherlands.
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07 Jun 2017

The UK BREEAM Finder App

Want to find out what BREEAM rating a building has, or information about a BREEAM building nearby? Need to find a local BREEAM assessor?
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World Environment Day – Connecting with nature through biophilic design

The #WorldEnvironmentDay campaign is encouraging us all to get outdoors, explore natural environments and better understand the importance of our relationship with nature.
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02 Jun 2017

BREEAM’s collaborative, cross-continent approach to sustainability unaffected by President Trump’s climate accord decision

One thing is becoming clear since the Donald Trump's announcement, the international response; regarded by political leaders and climate experts worldwide as a major error of judgement.
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30 May 2017

Can building to higher standards help the UK post-BREXIT?

Is there more that we can do to make sure we protect ourselves from the potential risks of Brexit and are able to grow and flourish outside the EU?
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25 May 2017

China’s new approach to masterplan designs

The first ever BREEAM Communities interim certificate was issued to Qinglong Mountain International Eco-city in Nanjing in Jiangsu Province of China.
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22 May 2017

Kings Place takes BREEAM In-Use to award-winning levels – Architects’ Datafile

An iconic mixed-use building on London’s Regent’s Canal, Kings Place has won the in-use category at the 2017 BREEAM Awards.
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