The building and construction sector is one of the largest in the world economy, with around $10 trillion spent on construction-related goods and services every year.
However, it is also one of the most energy-intensive polluting industries on the planet, responsible for at least 38 per cent of CO2 emissions, 23 per cent of air pollution, 40 per cent of water pollution, 50 per cent of landfill waste, 21 per cent of the depletion of natural resources and 40 per cent of energy usage.
Taurus client, Paul Laycock, CEO, VinZero, said climate change is intensifying nationally and globally. The window of opportunity to change the course the world appears to be set on is closing rapidly.
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