Adversarial tenant–landlord relationships can be a huge barrier to high-performance buildings. City of Sydney's updated green lease scorecard helps to get tenants and landlords on the same page regarding building sustainability outcomes.
Will the European Commission set ambitious but attainable energy efficiency targets that will force individuals and industry to make real changes? Or will it bend to political pressure and set meaningless targets?
The city-state has outlined its strategy for both reducing greenhouse gas emissions and adapting to climate change, but wider support from the business community and the public is needed to help meet its climate target.