CBRE CEO Bob Sulentic

CBRE grapples with emissions data headache

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Karl Tomusk

CBRE is on a path to net zero, but one glance at its progress suggests something has gone wrong. Reported emissions last year did not fall; they rose sixfold. Understanding what happened will have implications for property more broadly.

Busy high street Glasgow

6 data tools to track your area’s recovery

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Karl Tomusk

Coming out of the depths of the pandemic, our towns and cities have started to bounce back – but the level of recovery has varied from place to place. PlaceTech rounds up six data dashboards from around the world to help you visualise footfall, economic activity and other metrics.

WeMaintain Benoit Dupont

Prove tech can fix problems to win trust

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Karl Tomusk

Speaking to PlaceTech shortly after raising €30m in Series B funding, WeMaintain’s Benoit Dupont said his company is growing within a part of the market where tech solutions often collect data and tell landlords what the issues in a building are – but fail to deliver the solutions themselves.

Miriam Prothero

How will the UK meet its EV ambitions?

The future of transport looks set to rely largely on electric vehicles, with hybrid plug-in vehicles likely to play a useful role in this transition, writes Miriam Prothero.