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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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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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BREEAM’s success founded on commitment to research and development

As a product of BRE, it comes as no surprise that independent research and sound scientific evidence are fundamental ingredients of the BREEAM standard.
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11 May 2017

BREEAM Communities, a renaissance in the idea of Garden Villages and Towns

The concept of Garden Towns or Garden Villages was first introduced in the UK in 1898 and has continued to modestly grow ever since.
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10 May 2017

A call for quality to be included in manifesto pledges

To make BREXIT work, we need to show what we can achieve and make the UK a success. Quality is a key to much that we need to achieve to drive this success.
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31 Mar 2017

BREEAM’s Pioneering and Collaborative Strategic Ecology Framework – from CIEEM’s In Practice

Working with CIEEM and others, BREEAM have taken a pioneering approach to the strategic development of its assessment of ecology and its links to other issues covered by BREEAM.
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16 Mar 2017

Moves, Changes and Service – Day Two of MIPIM

With the rather interesting welcome party on the evening of the first day behind us, day two of MIPIM – the largest event for the property sector – starts. Martin Townsend writes.
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15 Mar 2017

MIPIM – Day One

A lot has happened since MIPIM 2016 – the world is a very different place. So is MIPIM 2017 a time to reflect and regroup or a time to look forward and realise that it’s not all doom and gloom?
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14 Mar 2017

Value of BREEAM to Retail

“Delivering Sustainable Buildings: Value of BREEAM to Retail in the UK” is published today at MIPIM and shows how retailers and developers can use BREEAM to help attract customers and increase value.
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14 Mar 2017

Is it March already?

It is fair to say that we are living in uncertain times. With so many unanswered questions and an economy that is on a knife-edge, it would be all too easy for us to batten down the hatches.
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