Monthly Archives: October 2015

A Developer, Contractor, Manufacturer and Consultant’s perspectives on Embodied Carbon

UKGBC member videos from their Conference on 1 October.  Advertisements

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Want to know how to read and use an EPD? @ArupGroup provide an overview of the key points.

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What is, or isn’t an EPD? @MarleyEternit have a great youtube video that helps…

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Infographics

I’ve been using pinterest to pin some infographics which tickle my fancy. Hopefully I’ll be posting some of my own soon.

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My favourite ever TED Talk

Thomas Thwaites on The Toaster Project: all you need to know about how far we have come, and how far we still have to go.

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The Director General of the Confederation of British Industry on Climate Change and the need to act

Climate change is one of the most critical issues facing business and society. Both the science and the economics are clear: we must act now, or pay a greater price later. Business knows that it must be part of the … Continue reading

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The Governor of the Bank of England on Climate Change and the need to act

“There are three broad channels through which climate change can affect financial stability: – First, physical risks: the impacts today on insurance liabilities and the value of financial assets that arise from climate- and weather-related events, such as floods and storms … Continue reading

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Pope Francis on Climate Change and the need to act

“Humanity is called to recognize the need for changes of lifestyle, production and consumption, in order to combat this warming or at least the human causes which produce or aggravate it.  … Many of those who possess more resources and … Continue reading

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The British Prime Minister on Climate Change and the need to act

“There can be no attack on poverty without an assault on climate change. So we commit to make progress in a way that is sustainable and protects our one and only planet for the long term and treasures and conserves … Continue reading

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