We are pleased that the sustainable development at Water Oakley near to Windsor has been granted planning permission after providing the sustainability and renewable energy strategies for the site. We look forward to seeing the nature reserve and SUDS systems delivery the biodiversity benefits for the wider area.
Greengage acted as sustainability consultants and BREEAM assessors, from pre-planning through to post construction, on the recently completed, new build Premier Inn, located at 12 Kingston Road, Tolworth. … more
Whitbread Premier Inn, Tolworth
GRESB is the first assessment of its kind to analyse environmental, social and governance performance of the real estate industry at the fund level. It has been welcomed … more
Whitbread PLC is the UK’s largest hotel and restaurant company, operating a number of market-leading businesses including: Premier Inn, Beefeater, Table Table, Brewers Fayre, Taybarns and Costa Coffee … more
Sustainability Compliance Guide
Greengage has worked with Whitbread for a number of years providing both project-specific sustainability expertise and strategic environmental guidance. In 2010 we provided environmental and sustainability support for … more
The second edition of Engage has now launched! In this issue we focus on the continued rise of social value and its importance in our industry today. We look at what social value means to different people and dig deeper into how measurement and demonstration of additionality will define success in the future.
People have become worryingly disconnected from the natural world. Our green spaces and wildlife are often away from where we live and work; nature has become a novelty. As policy and best practice begin to encourage engagement with all things wild, it’s time to adapt the way we design and manage urban spaces. A good place to start is by looking up… A peregrine falcon rises on the … more
Last November saw the relatively low key release of the Mayor’s draft New London Plan. This document provides a proposed update to the existing 2016 London Plan introduced by Sadiq Khan’s predecessor. Hidden amongst the headline grabbing air quality measures and 400 pages of dense policy documentation are nine policies relating to ‘Green Infrastructure and the Natural Environment’. These policies distil the high level environmental principles set out within … more