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Vision10: putting digital at the heart of a low-carbon energy revolution

We recently attended Vision10’s ‘Putting digital at the heart of a low-carbon energy revolution’ event at the House of Commons, Westminster. Six inspiring speakers discussed the potential positive impact of, as the title reads, putting digital at the heart of

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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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11 high-impact green building trends to watch in 2017

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It’s that time of year when we all take stock and look towards the year ahead, making predictions and educated guesses about how the next 12 months will play out. So we got our heads together in the Koru Architects

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Does the housing crisis threaten human rights?

Everyone needs a home to call their own. It’s a common need that people of all backgrounds share. A decent home is certainly something that every one of us wants and needs, but is it something we have a right

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The Housing Bill: more political than practical

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In 2016, affordable housing is clearly a national priority. But will the Housing Bill help? According to Shelter, 1.8 million British families are on waiting lists to get council housing, and 41,000 families with children were homeless this Christmas, hopping

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