sustainability

BREEAM 2018 – A closer look…

BREEAM 2018 – A closer look… 3456 2304 Greengage Environmental

With the launch of the draft BREEAM 2018 New Construction manual last month, we will be examining a select number of credit issues in more detail to understand the proposed…

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‘Outstanding’ – BREEAM

‘Outstanding’ – BREEAM 965 965 Greengage Environmental

 The first half of 2016 has been particularly gratifying for the Greengage team as four projects are on track to achieve a BREEAM ‘Outstanding’ rating. The ‘Outstanding’ rating represents the…

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Will Labour Mayor, Sadiq, Go Green?

Will Labour Mayor, Sadiq, Go Green? 150 150 Greengage Environmental

Sadiq Khan was elected as the new Mayor of London last week. Mr. Khan’s manifesto has claimed he will be “the greenest mayor ever”, which is ironically reminiscent of Mr.…

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London Mayoral Election: Sustainability Pledges Reviewed

London Mayoral Election: Sustainability Pledges Reviewed 630 445 Greengage Environmental

Thursday, 5 May 2016, marks the end of Boris Johnson’s tenure as the Mayor of London. The key candidates in line to be his successor are: Zac Goldsmith, of the…

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Greengage Insight Series – Social Impacts

Greengage Insight Series – Social Impacts 2500 721 Greengage Environmental

Here at Greengage we pride ourselves on our ability to deliver truly sustainable solutions through a holistic, innovative and no nonsense approach. We asked our expert team to describe how…

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Greengage to provide strategic support to Aberdeen Asset Management

Greengage to provide strategic support to Aberdeen Asset Management 150 150 Greengage Environmental

Greengage has been appointed as one of five ‘best in class’ sustainability experts who will be giving strategic support to Aberdeen Asset Management on a new Sustainable Development Framework. The…

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Case Study of the hub Hotel Receives a Distinction

Case Study of the hub Hotel Receives a Distinction 1440 736 Greengage Environmental

Sophie Street approached Whitbread plc and Greengage when researching the hub, St Martins Lane, as part of the Construction and Sustainability module, for her MSc in Real Estate, at Oxford…

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The hub hotel: an exemplary sustainable development

The hub hotel: an exemplary sustainable development 725 507 Greengage Environmental

The hub brief: to be by an exemplary sustainable development. In 2014, it became the first hotel in the UK to achieve an ‘Outstanding’ (85%+) BREEAM rating at Interim Design…

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Greengage Insight Series – Energy & Sustainability

Greengage Insight Series – Energy & Sustainability 800 259 Greengage Environmental

Here at Greengage we pride ourselves on our ability to deliver truly sustainable solutions through a holistic, innovative and no nonsense approach. We asked our expert team to describe how…

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ESOS – 5 months to go

ESOS – 5 months to go 300 150 Greengage Environmental

It’s almost five months to go before the end of the first phase of the Energy Savings Opportunities Scheme. Significant UK businesses will be required to identify energy saving measures…

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Hub Hotel

Hub Hotel 800 511 Greengage Environmental

Greengage carried out the BREEAM assessment for the new Premier Inn hub hotel in London’s Covent Garden.  It opened in November 2014 and became the first UK hotel to achieve…

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Will Commercial Developments carry the cost of the removal of CSH?

Will Commercial Developments carry the cost of the removal of CSH? 1840 2048 Greengage Environmental

Development projects in London are poised to become more expensive to deliver should the proposals in a new GLA consultation be adopted following the removal of the CSH. On Wednesday…

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Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards become law

Minimum Energy Efficiency Standards become law 480 269 Greengage Environmental

Earlier this year, the long awaited regulations on minimum energy efficiency standards in England and Wales became law. These regulations make it unlawful to let residential or commercial properties with…

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hub Hotel by Premier Inn achieves full BREEAM Outstanding Rating

hub Hotel by Premier Inn achieves full BREEAM Outstanding Rating 610 338 Greengage Environmental

Greengage would like to congratulate Whitbread and the St Martins Lane hub team for achieving a BREEAM Final Post Construction Score of 90.5% and rating of Outstanding.  In 2014, the…

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BREEAM Very Good Certification for Broadgate Circle

BREEAM Very Good Certification for Broadgate Circle 700 485 Greengage Environmental

Greengage are delighted to announce the BREEAM Very Good certification of the Broadgate Circle redevelopment. Situated in the heart of Broadgate bordering Shoreditch, Hoxton, Clerkenwell and Spitalfields and located on…

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Greengage Associate Partner becomes member of ICRS

Greengage Associate Partner becomes member of ICRS 150 150 Greengage Environmental

  Greengage are pleased to announce that one of our Associate Partner’s, Lesley Treacy has become a Member of the Institute of Corporate Responsibility and Sustainability (ICRS). The Institute is…

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Greengage undertake Materials Assessment for Marks & Spencer

Greengage undertake Materials Assessment for Marks & Spencer 2500 1875 Greengage Environmental

Greengage have completed a Materials Assessment on behalf of Marks and Spencer (M&S).  The Materials Assessment incorporated principles of the circular economy and evaluated the environmental metrics of Walls, Floors…

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