Is embodied carbon about to be enshrined in law?
We need to talk about Carbon. Fortunately, policymakers and forward-thinking players in the property sector already are. And the focus is shifting to whole-life carbon - not just the emissions released by a building's operation, but also the carbon embedded in its construction.
It's an issue we at Atelier are tackling head on with our Carbonlite Challenge, developed with the help of the RIBA. And as this piece by the Financial Times's Angus Peters reveals, legislation could be coming soon too.
UK looks to regulate embodied carbon in real estate
FT Sustainable Views, 3rd February 2022
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