Sustainable Development

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The retrofit boom: the builders who won’t just knock it down and start again As the construction industry moves towards a more sustainable future, is it time we stop knocking down buildings? Economics Environment Sustainable Development
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How the climate crisis is forcing us to change our cities for the better From Sweden to Sierra Leone, cities are turning the climate crisis into an opportunity for happier, healthier living Environment Innovation Society Sustainable Development
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Seven solutions to climate change that need to happen now Events this week have brought the climate crisis into sharp focus. We have the tools to meet the challenge. Here’s how Conservation Economics Environment Science Society Sustainable Development
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World Bee Day: eight projects making a difference to bees this year From insect superhighways to bee-friendly bus stops, these are the things that are going right for pollinators Conservation Environment Society Sustainable Development
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This company is helping cities breathe by covering walls with moss It absorbs CO2, filters out pollution, supports wildlife and looks great. Now one Dutch startup is using moss to coat concrete buildings Environment Innovation Sustainable Development Technology
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Reaching net zero is no small task – here’s how two firms are doing it A sustainability certificator has devised a six-step action plan for companies to meet net-zero. This is how it works Written in partnership with Planet Mark
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