Spring Garden Demolition

Building & construction account for 40% of greenhouse gas emissions. UK architects have recently set a policy of upgrading existing buildings for extended uses as a more carbon efficient alternative to demolition and new build. HRM’s approval of the Carlton Street developments will result in 12 buildings and 80 – 100 affordable housing & commercial units being demolished.

Aknowledging that building and construction account for 40% of greenhouse gas emissions, UK architects have recently set a policy of upgrading existing buildings for extended uses as a more carbon efficient alternative to demolition and new build. HRM’s approval of the Carlton Street developments will result in 12 buildings and up to 100 affordable housing and commercial units being demolished.