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15 Jul Posted by in News & ideas | Comments

Pioneering Brighton project raises the sustainability bar to a new high

A major eco-development in Brighton’s city centre has succeeded in setting high environmental, social and commercial standards, according to an in-depth review. Crest Nicholson and Bioregional Quintain’s One Brighton complex of 172 apartments plus office is saving its residents money, giving them a greener, healthier lifestyle and significantly reducing emissions of greenhouse gases and water […]


One Brighton named “Residential development of the year”

London. One Brighton has been awarded “Estates Gazette Residential Development of the Year”. The respected Estates Gazette Green Awards highlight and reward excellence in sustainable development and raise environmental awareness. Read more


25 Aug Posted by in News, One Gallions, UK | Comments

One Gallions planning application submitted

London. Crest Nicholson and BioRegional Quintain today submitted their proposals for the One Gallions sustainable community development for planning permission. The exemplar development will provide 260 new homes and set a benchmark for sustainable zero carbon twenty first century living in London. Read more.


British Housing Award for One Gallions

London. One Gallions announced as winner of the BHA Housing Project of the Year award, sponsored by the Mail on Sunday. The judging panel, Chaired by Michael Manser, CBE, one of the most distinguished architects of the recent decades, commented, “The [One Gallions] project shows excellent use of sustainable technology and innovative solutions towards the […]


Award for One Planet Products

London. The winners of the “Green Oscars” – The City of London Corporation’s Sustainable City Awards – were announced last week. BioRegional’s One Planet Products initiative won the Sustainable Procurement category, in recognition of exemplary work it has achieved in making it easier and more cost effective to use green construction products for the housing industry. […]


01 Aug Posted by in +Speaking, Europe, News | Comments

RIBA and BioRegional Host Architecture and Climate Change Dialogues

The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA), in partnership with the One Planet program, are hosting “International Dialogues: Architecture and Climate Change”. This major programme continues this autumn with a series of talks exploring climate change and the ecology of places and spaces around the world. Bringing together visionary thinkers, practitioners and policy-makers from a range […]


01 Mar Posted by in Europe, News | Comments

Report: One Planet Living in the Suburbs

London. BioRegional has just released a new report entitled ONE PLANET LIVING IN THE SUBURBS. It examines the challenges and opportunities of creating a more sustainable society and identifies some of the real hurdles facing the UK government in its commitment to cut carbon emissions by 60 per cent by 2030. This case study focuses […]