Greenwich Council has approved plans to replace the 2000 Stirling Prize-shortlisted Sainsbury’s eco-store on the Greenwich Penisula with a huge new IKEA
Landscape architects Bethany Gale and Sarah Tolley have been revealed as the winning team in the contest to reimagine London’s Royal Docks
Collingridge and Smith Architects’ 572m² children’s centre has achieved New Zealand’s highest sustainability rating
Arup and Gensler among 20-strong shortlist in London Royal Docks ideas competition
Architects have said the Lib Dems’ ambitious policy to retrofit all homes to the Passivhaus EnerPHit standard is ‘unachievable’
European members of the World Green Building Council have called on EU ministers to recognise the importance of legally binding carbon targets
More than 30 of London’s ‘biggest and nastiest’ road junctions are set to be transformed as part of a £300 million programme to improve the capital’s roads for cyclists
[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] London-based practice Designcubed and designer Martin Swatton has completed this 1,700m² winery in East Sussex
More than 3,000 mothballed self-build homes could re-start as a result of dropping the community infrastructure levy (CIL)
The numbers of households installing measures through the government’s flagship Green Deal scheme has continued to fall
[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Work has started on this £3.5 million passivhaus housing scheme in Sussex by PCKO Architects
From double basements and jacking up houses to large-scale planning, the act-now solutions to flood-risk Britain are about design integration
Television presenter, gastronome and chairman of The Heritage Alliance Loyd Grossman says why government should reduce VAT on retrofits
The Twentieth Century Society has called for the Sainsbury’s Greenwich by Chetwoods Architects to be grade II*-listed in a last ditch attempt to save the eco-store from demolition
RMJM offshoot 10 Design has revealed plans for a sustainable mixed-use scheme in Dubai
Backed by over 150 years of successful operations, Armstrong Ceilings is a global leader in providing acoustic, design and environmental ceiling system solutions for interior environments.
To date, worldwide, the company has recycled over 11.5 million m² of old ceiling material - that’s more than 40,000 tonnes of construction waste that’s been diverted from landfill.
In January 2013, Armstrong pledged to recycle non-Armstrong ceiling tiles, enabling contractors in the UK to make even more substantial savings on waste disposal costs.