Carbon + Sustainability

The UK is 'committed' to a Net Zero future
2050 Net Zero carbon emissions target
14 Offices across Scotland

In 2019, the UK Government agreed to legally binding international targets to reach Net Zero carbon emissions by 2050, a target which needs significant and sustained action to be achieved. The Government are intending to invest a significant amount of money in to the energy sector by 2030 in addition to implementing a ten-point recovery plan;

  1. Advancing Off-Shore Wind
  2. Driving Low Carbon Hydrogen
  3. Delivering New and Advanced Nuclear Power
  4. Accelerating the shift to Zero Emission Vehicles
  5. Green Public Transport
  6. Investing in Zero Emission Planes + Ships
  7. Homes and Public Buildings
  8. Carbon Capture, Usage and Store
  9. Enhancing Nature
  10. Innovation and Green Finance

We are well placed to help our clients work towards their energy and sustainability goals. From planning and technical services advice to analysis of your carbon emissions and usage, we will work with you to determine realistic and cost-effective solutions. Our wide geographical reach allows us to respond quickly to our clients’ requests and gives us national coverage – something many of our competitors cannot match.

Everything we do is designed to add value to your business. We’ll work closely with you to provide a bespoke solution to your specific needs. Our comprehensive range of services includes:

Electric Vehicle Charging

In November 2020, the UK Government took decisive action to bring forward a ban on the sale of new petrol and diesel cars and vans by 10 years to 2030, and hybrids by 2035. In support of this, the Government announced it will invest £1.3 billion to accelerate the development of the infrastructure required to for the electrification of vehicles. With the need for a network of charging and rapid charging points across all UK cities and towns, there is demand across the country to secure suitable sites for development. Contact us if you have a site that may be suitable for EV charging.

Acquisitions

We offer high-value, results-driven acquisition, marketing and sales services, all delivered in a friendly and professional manner by our RICS registered agents. Our team offers an unrivalled mix of commercial consultancy services including agency, valuation and strategic planning consultancy.

Planning

We can undertake initial site appraisals to advise on the feasibility of gaining planning permission and an appropriate planning strategy to secure consent. We provide a full range of planning services including feasibility studies, planning applications, planning appeals, Environmental Impact Assessments and site promotion through the Local Development Plan process. We work with a network of specialist technical consultants to support planning application submissions and ensure that any issues that arise during the planning process are dealt with professionally and in good time.

Technical Services Advice

Our building surveyors are experienced in identifying potential ways that we can assist landlords with making their projects more energy efficient as well as looking at potential renewable energy options on sites. We provide Building consultancy, Energy Performance Certificates (EPC) and Project Management advice from start to finish, adding value and giving you peace of mind that everything is being taken care of to the highest standard.

Carbon + Sustainability specialists

Our department provide a friendly service alongside national reach and local expertise. We understand how complex this sector can be and are able to provide the necessary support and advice to ensure that projects progress successfully from start to finish.

We have a successful track record of getting results and specialise in finding creative solutions to complicated environmental and energy efficiency issues. We can also provide strategic and financial advice to help you with achieving your energy and sustainability goals.

Our network of offices means we can provide a fast, responsive service and a deep understanding of National legislation, Government initiatives and viable solutions. Our extensive corporate resources allow us to work as long-term partners with our clients and support them across a range of locations and services.

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