Major Developer in Green Pledge

Hot on the heels of my post yesterday questioning targets for our building sector is the announcement from British Land:

Three reports came through to my PC today:

Britain’s ‘biggest landlord’ to go carbon neutral 

One of the United Kingdom’s largest property developers has pledged to become carbon neutral by 2008/9, according to a report published on Wednesday.

In its new Corporate Responsibility Report, British Land PLC outlines its initiatives aimed at reducing energy and associated CO2 emissions in landlord-controlled areas.

Edie News 

British Land to go carbon neutral by 2009

Sustainability drive will include solar panels, turbines and carbon-off setting

Building 

More from British Land – offsetting, targets and KPI’s

Zero Champion  

The British Land Corporate Resposnibility Report and associated web material is well worth reading.

Another  sign of the fast changing times for our industry ?

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