Last week was Green Sky Thinking Week 2018, an annual event organised by Open City to spread best practice for sustainability in the built environment. This year’s theme was ‘People First’, with a task of exploring sustainable design from the human perspective. This seemed a great opportunity to talk about Clapham Park, a major regeneration project that has been designed with people in mind. From the outset of the Clapham … more
Late on Wednesday evening last week at Lambeth Town Hall, planning permission was granted for Metropolitan to undertake the £1.6bn redevelopment of Clapham Park in South London. Greengage are incredibly proud to have been instrumental in this process, having managed the Environmental Impact Assessment, Energy Strategy, Sustainability, Ecology and Arboricultural work for the scheme. This was the largest ever full detailed planning application submitted, requiring the coordination of … more
With almost 20 years in the industry, Mike is an experienced Environmental Consultant with a track record of delivering pragmatic and innovative environmental solutions to clients.
Before joining Greengage, Mike sat on the Operating Board of one of the UK’s leading ecology specialists where he led the Commercial team. Prior to this, Mike led a team of 50+ ecologists providing project management and high level technical input to major development projects.
Mike is married with two children and enjoys football, walking and jumping off cliffs in to the sea (safely)!
I enjoy meeting clients, understanding their problems and working with them and their team to deliver a solution that is project specific, pragmatic and sustainable.
The new EIA Regulations came in to force on the 16th May 2017. This new regulation transposes the 2014 amended EIA Directive into UK law. The new regulations do not contain any unexpected changes and the Government has chosen to keep the changes to the minimum required to comply with the directive. The key changes include: The Screening process has become mandatory and more detailed. This change is … more
A range of environmental and sustainability services were provided by Greengage in support of the Masterplan application to redevelop a constrained west London site into a mixed-use residential, … more
Greengage undertook an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) screening exercise and generated a Sustainability Statement to support the detailed planning submission for this contemporary office development. Understanding the requirements … more
Greengage undertook an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) screening exercise for the redevelopment of a hospital site for a residential scheme. The screening report concluded that no formal EIA … more
Greengage were commissioned to project manage the Environmental Impact Assessment for the development of 54 residential dwellings on the undeveloped land adjacent to Ghyll Road in Heathfield, East … more
As part of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Greengage produced the energy, waste, water resources, socio-economic impact assessment and cumulative impact assessment technical chapters for the Environmental Statement … more
Services for this project included the project management of the Environmental Impact Assessment of the planning application and co-ordination of accompanying technical component studies. The technical studies that … more
As part of the project management of the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA), Greengage undertook a preliminary review of the environmental performance of the proposed development at the early … more