However, the energy-intensive nature of controlled environments can have a significant impact on operational costs and carbon balance. Arup helps clients to focus on energy efficiency and take a strategic approach to energy use – both are crucial for long-term sustainability and commercial success. 

Our services cover technical due diligence, feasibility, optimisation support, and whole facility design. We can support our clients from proof of concept to delivery of their first farm all the way through to scaling up and global expansion. 

Whether as a one-stop shop or in collaboration with other specialists, we have experience across the entire spectrum, from feasibility to planning and construction. Our expertise allows our clients to focus on innovation and development of the next generation of farming.