Climate resilience: More than a third of Londoners think city can't cope with natural disasters

Madeleine Cuff
clock • 1 min read

New survey suggests widespread concern UK capital isn't geared up to withstand impacts of climate change

More than a third of Londoners are worried the city's infrastructure will struggle to protect them from natural disasters, according to a new study released today by AECOM. The infrastructure and engineering...

To continue reading this article...

Join BusinessGreen

  • Enjoy exclusive news, insights and analysis from Europe’s leading source of information on the green economy and business.
  • Make smart, responsible business decisions with an eye on the latest regulatory and tech developments
  • Stay in the know with our overnight briefing, expertly curated help you run a competitive and sustainable business
  • Tap into our extensive archive of exclusive articles, news, analysis and guides
  • Access our Intelligence Reports and exclusive data-rich studies on business-critical aspects of the green economy (BG Advanced members only)
  • Choose from 3 paid membership levels or start a 7-day no strings trial

Join nowTry 7 day trial

 

Already a BusinessGreen member?

Login

More on Buildings

Energy policy should protect the present and fund the future

Energy policy should protect the present and fund the future

Short-term relief for the energy crisis must be combined with long-term investments in the future energy system, writes the ADE's Jonny Bairstow

Jonny Bairstow, Association for Decentralised Energy
clock 28 September 2022 • 3 min read
'Simply uneconomical': Hydrogen could hike heating bills by 90 per cent, report warns

'Simply uneconomical': Hydrogen could hike heating bills by 90 per cent, report warns

Government urged to 'listen to the economics and science' ahead of making final decision on whether to back wider roll out hydrogen heating systems

Cecilia Keating
clock 26 September 2022 • 4 min read
Governments urged to cut emissions from public construction projects

Governments urged to cut emissions from public construction projects

UN-led coalition releases new targets to cut carbon from public construction projects by boosting demand for low-carbon steel, cement, and concrete

clock 23 September 2022 • 4 min read