Architects declare it’s business-as-usual at Tottenham Court Road redevelopment site

Street view of building.

You would think that having declared a climate emergency and made a commitment to refurbish rather than demolish buildings, architects designing a building on Tottenham Court Road would be proposing a state-of-the-art, environmentally-friendly refit. Prudential UK Real Estate have applied for planning permission to redevelop 247 Tottenham Court Road. But not so. Because it is …

Council seeks ideas on how to reduce CO2 emissions in Camden

View from hill in Camden.

Camden Council is seeking ideas on how to reduce carbon dioxide emissions in the borough ahead of a "citizens assembly" to debate the issue and publication of an "environmental plan" in 2020. Councillor Adam Harrison, cabinet member for a sustainable camden, said: “We are asking residents, businesses, environmental groups, our voluntary and community organisations -- …