Business Case for organisations in the UK construction industry to set Science-Based Targets



Hannah Clement discusses key drivers for large organisations in the UK construction industry, to set and adhere to, science-based carbon reduction targets.

Science-based targets (SBT’s) are a relatively new phenomenon that involve setting greenhouse gas emission reduction targets in line with climate science, in order to future-proof growth and reduced the impact of dangerous climate change. Led by the science-based target initiative, companies in the UK construction industry setting a SBT will send a clear message to policy makers that businesses are committed to playing their part in decarbonising the economy. The report identifies a key list of business drivers that can form a strong business case for organisations looking to set and adhere to a SBT.

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Sustainable Construction and Development

CIOB Conservation Conference

New ideas for tough times

The theme of this year's annual conference is balancing conservation needs against rising costs. It is ideal for professionals involved in historic or traditional buildings as well as homeowners who are embarking on their own project.

We have drawn together leading experts from the UK and Europe who will give delegates the inside track on how these projects were successfully delivered and how they can apply what was learned to their own decision making.