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Green Construction and the Built Environment: Developing a Net Zero City

Green Construction and the Built Environment: Developing a Net Zero City

@ Edinburgh Chamber of Commerce Delivered Online Midlothian

14th October, 2021 09:30-11:00 Event
Edinburgh has long been renowned as one of the finest cities in the world when it comes to its built environment and as a centre of excellence for financial services.  Launching a new City Plan this year, Edinburgh is continuing its significant programme of city growth and regeneration with ambitions focussed on becoming net carbon zero by 2030 and eradicating poverty.

At this session, sponsored by SSE Energy Solutions, we’ll showcase and discuss exemplar sustainable development opportunity sites in the city, and the City of Copenhagen who'll present on sustainable built environment practices and how they are leading the way in energy-efficient renovation and retrofitting . We'll hear from:
  • Poul Wendhansen, Environment Manager, Balfour Beatty
  • Yann Grandgirard , Project Manager, Edinburgh World Heritage
  • Rab Bennetts, Director, Bennetts Associates
  • Øystein Leonardsen, Senior Advisor, Integrated Urban Renewal, City of Copenhagen
This event is proudly sponsored by:


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