How important is sustainability for occupiers when choosing a commercial building?
The majority of commercial leases require tenants to repair, redecorate and reinstate alterations to premises at the end of a lease term. A tenant failing to comply with these obligations has breached...
What impact does cost have on decisions about sustainability? Andrew Smith, Director in CBREs Building Consultancy Quantity Surveying team examines the cost of going green and looks at the incentives.
On 26 March, The Energy Efficiency (Private Rented Property) (England and Wales) Regulations 2015 brought into force the minimum energy efficiency standard (MEES), introduced by the UK government to meet its obligations under the Energy Act 2011.
For the UK’s economy,2014 was a milestone year, with many cities finally stepping out of the shadows and onto the path of recovery. Across the major cities, there were signs of growing confidence...
What is the government's Energy Savings Opportunity Scheme all about?
Businesses and organisations are accepting that sustainability must be embraced if they are to manage financial and environmental risks, which are being exacerbated by the ever-lengthening sticks of legislation.