Unlocking the built environment’s gateway to green finance

Third-party certification schemes such as BREEAM can give ESG investors and lenders more confidence that real estate projects are as sustainable as they claim.   In last weeks edition of The Sunday Times (7 November 2021) BRE’s Head of building performance services Dr Shamir Ghumra,  discussed how following the recent spike in gas prices, real estate investors … Continue reading “Unlocking the built environment’s gateway to green finance”

Asset Management and Performance

Asset Management and Performance Where does measurement of asset performance sit within the wider context of environmental, social and corporate governance through striving for long-term value? One of the last political actions of our former Prime Minister, Theresa May, was to sanction a legally binding net-zero greenhouse gas emissions target of 2050 for the UK (previously … Continue reading “Asset Management and Performance”

BRE announces BREEAM In-Use Update

BRE announces BREEAM In-Use Update – Autumn 2019 – in response to market drivers and international expansion BRE – the world’s leading building science centre, today announced the planned update of BREEAM In-Use, which is scheduled to be released in Autumn 2019. The update will see many improvements to the current scheme and include an … Continue reading “BRE announces BREEAM In-Use Update”