Architects on tape

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Jargon buster: Heat pumps

Simon Wyatt at Cundall on the pros and cons of replacing gas boilers with heat pumps


Jargon buster: Greenhouse Gas Protocol and understanding emissions

Simon Wyatt explains why to understand your carbon footprint you need to look at all green house gases


Jargon buster: Carbon neutral vs net zero

Don’t know the difference between carbon neutral and net zero? Cundall’s Simon Wyatt explains it all here


Listen: Nabers UK explained

The performance gap is a huge challenge, and now there is a system to verify office buildings in use - listen to how it works


Listen: Cundall's Simon Wyatt on climate risk and finance

Pressure is growing from investors to design buildings for extreme weather events - do you understand the risks?

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Listen: Feilden Fowles and Webb Yates on reusing materials

The final Building Talks… Net Zero podcast visits Fergus Feilden and Edmund Fowles down on their farm | Webb Yates engineers on the barriers to reusing concrete and steel | Simon Wyatt of Cundall on heat pumps

Buro Happold’s new Sustainability Director

Interview: Maria Smith on the rising tide of greenwash

Post-COP26: ‘I’m just as angry, just as hopeful, just as pessimistic’

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Listen: Tees Valley mayor on scaling up hydrogen production

Podcast: Also hear from Maria Smith on policies to get us to net zero

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Views from COP26: The mood from industry leaders in Glasgow

This week the Building Talks… Net Zero podcast hears from major contractors at COP | Cundall’s Simon Wyatt explains the Greenhouse Gas Protocol

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Interview: Tom Bennett on eco-activism and the power of protest

The Studio Bark architect arrested during an Extinction Rebellion demonstration talks about what drives him

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Interview: Two of LETI’s founders talk about how the group began – and what next

Clara Bagenal George and Julie Godefroy share the inspiring story behind Building Design’s Architectural Leader of the Year

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Watch: Michael Squire on designing social value

Squire & Partners founder discusses the process of designing the practice’s new office


Listen: Simon Allford talks about net zero

In the first episode of the new Building Talks… Net Zero podcast, hear from RIBA president Simon Allford | Heat and Building Strategy analysed | Net zero jargon-buster with Cundall’s Simon Wyatt

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Watch Phil Coffey talk about 22 Handyside Street

The founder of Coffey Architects explains the importance of light to the practice’s latest project

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Video: Dixon Jones talk projects, influences and unconventional clients

Hear Jeremy Dixon and Edward Jones reflect on 60 years in practice and how they’re relaxed about other architects having a crack at their projects