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Koru offer free advice at the South of England Show 8th-10th June

South of England Show

Come along for free mini consultations on energy efficiency, home improvements and eco design – bring your plans and photos along! Our senior architect and director Mark Pellant and planning consultant Nigel Alderton will offer free mini consultations to visitors attending

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Tour of Tangmere Solar Farm

Tangmere solar farm

How can local government cut carbon emissions and boost the green economy? One option is to directly build solar farms, like the Tangmere Solar Farm our marketing officer Tegan Tallullah visited today. Organised by Sustainable Business Partnership, the event consisted of

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Tour of Glyndebourne Opera House

Tour of sustainable opera house

How can an opera house contribute to the zero-carbon transition? That’s a question Gus Christie, the executive chairman of Glyndebourne Opera House, started considering back in 2005. Since then he has led a major refurbishment of the historic building and an ongoing

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‘Building Places That Work For Everyone’ Report Launch

Issi and Julie: building places that work for everyone

With the right combination of industry expertise, community engagement and a clear steer from government, we can build places that work for everyone. That’s the headline message of the UK Green Building Council’s new report: Building Places That Work For

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Green Growth Platform Conference 2017

Green Growth Platform Conference 2017

The Green Growth Platform aims to help grow the Sussex green economy by providing training, events, specialist knowledge transfer and more. The centrepiece of their annual event calendar is the Green Growth Conference. Koru director Mark Pellant attended the Green

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ASBP Healthy Buildings conference

healthy buildings conference

How can careful product specification positively impact the health and wellbeing of building users and the planet as a whole? That was the central question explored by the Healthy Buildings Conference & Expo on 15th February 2017, organised by Alliance

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Property Professionals Meet-Up and Circular Economy Talk

circular economy event

What’s the potential of the circular economy? On 19th January 2017 our architect Issi Rousseva attended two business events in Brighton, the first being a Property Professionals networking lunch and the second being a talk on the above question. With

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Investment Workshop: Learning About Crowdfunding

investment workshop

What do you need to do to get investment ready? On 12th January 2017 our architect Issi travelled to London for a specialist workshop on exactly that question. The event was run by Investdor and Gateway2Enterprise. The action packed 12

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Shaping Spaces Together: Building the Movement for Fairer Housing

How can a collaborative movement be built around the need for quality housing which is truly affordable, sustainable and community-led? That’s the question which prompted the Shaping Spaces Together: Building the Movement for Fairer Housing event on 17th November 2016 in

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Eco Tech Summit + PEA Awards: In Conversation with James Dean

What’s the future of the UK’s green economy? The Eco Tech Summit was an action-packed day conference exploring that pivotal question on 7th October 2016, followed by the PEA Awards in the evening. Koru Architects marketing officer Tegan Tallullah was

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