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The business case for adapting buildings to climate change: Niche or mainstream?

Description:

This report analyses the opportunities and challenges facing designers in adapting buildings for a changing UK climate. It includes tools and concepts about how to integrated climate change in building projects.

It looks at the emerging market for building designers preparing buildings for a changing climate and at the opportunities and challenges they face. 

The report is produced by and for the building industry, in particular business designers and construction industry. Nevertheless, also policymakers will be able to use it in order to optimise policies. 

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Source:
Innovate UK

Keywords

buildings, business case, engagement, innovation, market

Climate impacts

Droughts, Extreme Temperatures, Flooding, Sea Level Rise, Storms

Elements

Adaptation Measures and Actions

Sectors

Buildings, Urban

Geographic characterisation

Europe

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