Terraced Houses Portland England

Is a stamp duty overhaul the key to net-zero?

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Karl Tomusk

The UK needs a "near complete decarbonisation" of its housing stock to meet its carbon pledges. The UK Green Building Council has a proposal to nudge the industry in the right direction.

Robbie Turner Mills & Reeve

COMMENT | What will a driverless futuRE look like?

The first driverless vehicles are due to hit our streets later in this decade, writes Robbie Turner. As well as having an effect on how we live, work and travel, the rollout could have a profound effect on how our towns, cities and built environment are developed.

New York City Pollution

9 startups decarbonising NYC’s buildings

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Karl Tomusk

From recycling carbon into concrete to molecular-level air purifiers, innovations from the first Clean Fight accelerator programme have ambitions to clean buildings in New York and beyond.

LDV Charging

How Tesco embraced the electric revolution

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Karl Tomusk

Having halved its emissions since 2016 and introduced an ambitious electric vehicle strategy, Tesco is on its way to reaching net-zero status by 2035. PlaceTech speaks to the supermarket's head of energy for an insight into its green strategy.