‘Tesla for circularity’ | Nornorm raises €110m to drive global aspirations
“The same way Tesla’s electrification of cars has influenced the motor industry, we want to be the catalyst of change to circularity in the workspace industry,” CEO Anders Jepsen said following a nine-figure funding round.
CASE STUDY | BIG’s Joint Research Centre for European Commission, Seville
Located at the former EXPO ´92 Seville site, in Isla de la Cartuja, the new 9,900 m2 building by BIG Architects and Buro Happold engineers, ties into the Spanish city’s goal to become a global benchmark for sustainability by 2025.
Regulate embodied carbon or miss net zero targets, auditor warns
The built environment has made no progress in reducing emissions related to construction, according to a “hard-hitting” Environmental Audit Committee report calling for mandatory whole-life carbon assessments.