Published: 29th Sep 2020

Willmott Dixon has announced plans for all new build and refurbishment projects delivered from 2030 to be net zero carbon in operation, as part of a new development strategy. The construction giant’s new 2030 sustainable development strategy – Now or Never: our decisive decade – also sees the company pledge that its own operations will be zero carbon in ten years’ time and is aiming for its supply chain partners to be net zero carbon in operation by 2040. Willmott Dixon has been a net zero or carbon neutral business since 2012, with all unavoidable carbon emitted each year being off-set by investing in high-quality carbon reduction projects across the world. Under the new strategy, it will also cut all operational carbon emissions to zero by 2030. Other targets in the strategy include: 100,000 trees to be planted by 2030 1,000 people who face major barriers to finding work will … (To read the full article, subscribe below)