Find out more about how we are addressing our impact on Climate Change, integrating positive and regenerative principles.
TRANSFORMING THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY WITH ZERO CARBON COMMUNITY CREATION
Thakeham believes that climate change is one of the most significant environmental challenges of the 21st century, and that we have a responsibility to act now. Delaying action on climate change will be costly for our natural environment, to humans and the economy, and we believe that urgent action is necessary to curb greenhouse gas emissions.
Thakeham is taking a highly proactive approach in responding to the climate crisis, setting ourselves challenging targets. Partnering with organisations such as the Wildlife Trusts, and leading climate change action in association with construction Industry bodies such as the HBF and the UK Green Building Council. Our level of commitment to sustainability means that we are streets ahead of our competitors.
ZERO CARBON IN OPERATION
Every home Thakeham delivers will be Zero Carbon in lifetime use by 2025 and carbon neutral in production by 2025.
A net zero ready home is highly energy efficient and powered from on-site and/or off-site renewable energy sources. Smart home solutions are delivered in a simple and convenient way, to enhance the lifestyles of our communities while also saving them money and reducing their carbon footprint.
Carbon neutral in production
We’re paying more attention to the life cycle of raw materials used in our business, with an aim to move towards a circular economy. We are committed to eliminating the impact of the production of homes through targeting our carbon emissions, waste, water, and procurement.
ZERO CARBON ACROSS OUR BUSINESS
We are redefining how we operate, from business travel to plant-based office cleaning products, because we believe that change starts at home.