Why wood costs less: the path to net zero

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Sarah Virgo calculates the sustainability savings that can be made through timber construction.

 

Article from Timber 2021 Industry Yearbook

 

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Stuart Edwards discusses how timber plays a key role in creating sustainable housing.

 

This article is part of a new series, Timber 2020/2021 Industry Yearbook Online.

 

 

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Callum Hill and Andrew Norton assess how the construction industry can achieve net zero carbon.

 

This article is part of a new series, Timber 2020/2021 Industry Yearbook Online.

 

 

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Timber design pioneers: tackling the sustainability challengenavigation-arrow

Timber design pioneers explores how collaboration can drive innovation in design and construction.

 

Chapter 4, Tackling the sustainability challenge, features three very different and remarkable projects:

  • Cowan Court, Churchill College
  • Rievaulx Abbey Visitor Centre
  • New Islington

 

Chapter 4 includes interviews with:

  • Tom Emerson, 6a architects
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