[FIRST LOOK + PLANS + PROJECT DATA] Malcolm Fraser Architects has completed the retrofit of an 18th century school in Edinburgh, transforming it into a new centre for low carbon training
Last weekend Laura Mark joined the Architecture Association of Ireland for a site visit of O’Donnell & Tuomey’s new LSE student centre
The government has pledged £30 million towards Heatherwick Studio’s planned £150m tree-topped pedestrian bridge over the Thames in central London
Last week’s Green Rethink brought together some of the foremost architects engaged with green building to share their thoughts on energy and the environment. Laura Mark selects the highlights of the event
The government has unveiled plans to help save its failing Green Deal scheme
Hopkins’ WWF-UK headquarters is not only an outstanding energy-efficient design, it achieved a remarkable 42 per cent cut in embodied carbon after Stage C, writes Hattie Hartman. Photography by Morley von Sternberg
This week’s events include the launch of Marion Baeli’s book on residential retrofit and a seminar on heat loss in buildings
Construction industry experts have hit out at the government over planned reductions to the Energy Company Obligation (ECO)
Aedas has completed this 25-storey twin-tower in Abu Dhabi
Former construction minister Nick Raynsford has said large-scale sustainable development would have to be funded from the public purse
Atelier Ten principal Patrick Bellew shared his five green technologies to look out for at the AJ Green Rethink conference
This week’s events include the AJ Green Rethink Conference
Brian Carroll, head of development at rural social housing provider Hastoe Group, talks about the cost and design of its Passivhaus drive
Niall McLaughlin has scooped the top prize in the 2013 Wood Awards for the Stirling Prize-shortlisted Bishop Edward King Chapel
Just seven months after it initially opened the National Solar Centre has announced that it will is set to move from its current location to the Eden Project in Cornwall
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.