A question of carbon

Cooper, Andrew
February 2015
EG: Estates Gazette;2/14/2015, Issue 815, p73
Trade Publication
The article examines the role of embodied carbon in the success or failure of the government of Great Britain in achieving its carbon dioxide emission reduction targets by 2050. Topics discussed are the environmental impact of embodied emissions, the legislation introduced by the government to improve energy efficiency, the need for the industry to spend on energy conservation measures, and the cost-effectiveness of embedding Life Cycle Assessments into the building design process.


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