Although only branded as Neutral Territory since 2012, our business celebrates 25 years of business in 2018. We’re celebrating our Silver Anniversary by contributing towards the purchase of 25 acres of rain forest in Ecuador with our partners at World Land Trust. Details of the Nangaritza Project are found here.
This Suffolk Carbon Charter visit was to one of those rare British companies – a successful, long-established (seventy years) family business. As such it looked commercially a lot like the German Mittlestand and culturally a little bit like Grace Brothers in TV’s ‘Are you Being Served?’. Both are compliments. Formal (company ties) and tightly run […]
Claydon Court welcomed visitors from Suffolk Green Buildings yesterday. It was an eclectic collection of guests who raised some interesting points following presentations by both owners Neutral Territory and New Anglia LEP. The Neutral Territory presentation can be found on Slideshare. First was surprise that the claim to be ‘neutral territory’ did not mean that […]
Demand and supply of Green Buildings will only increase if all interested parties see the benefits. A useful Venn diagram from the World Building Council illustrates this usefully. For details of what we have been up to at Neutral Territory see our recent Working Paper.
Research suggests the green building benefits can add 7% to rents but the message isn’t getting through to landlords yet. This was identified at the earlier Low Carbon Champions programme and the recent SABRE close out event. Landlords face a dilemma when matching the term of low carbon investments which can be as long as […]