FuturesIdeas for a sustainable world

Green economy; Preparing for the green economy;

How to grow the green economy

Moving to sustainable economic models is imperative to address the climate emergency. But it is also an incredibly powerful engine of prosperity and job creation. As governments and businesses explore how to grow in ways that equally benefit environment, economy and society, we explore what it takes to be the green leader of tomorrow:

At Arup we’ve been developing and delivering digital twins for some time, and our belief is that they go beyond simply offering effective control of a singular building or asset.

The brain of a sustainable building – its time to invest in digital twins

Traditionally, developers, owners and operators had to make do with predictions about building running costs and optimise their asset’s use as best they could, using a patchwork of disconnected technical systems. A world of net zero goals and increasing energy costs means this is no longer viable. This presents an opportunity for digital twins.

Discover how we're using digital twins