strategy for sustainable construction

Progress Report: Strategy for Sustainable Construction

Progress Report: Strategy for Sustainable Construction

As part of the Progress Report on the Strategy for Sustainable Construction the Government and industry have revealed the achievements made so far on their commitments to change radically the way the UK construction industry designs and builds. There has been good progress since the launch of the Strategy for Sustainable Construction in June 2008 and this has been an excellent example of joint work between industry and Government. The report shows that a number of significant achievements have been made in the last year, with the passing of the Climate Change Act, developments under New Industry New Jobs, publication of the Low Carbon Industrial Strategy, and the UK Low Carbon Transition Plan. One example of these steps towards a greener construction industry is the commitment, by construc... »