All articles by Oliver Gordon

Correspondent Oliver Gordon is a sustainability-focused multimedia journalist based in London. He has previously worked for Struggles From Below, Uxolo Development Finance, Proximo Infra, TXF News, City AM and Euromoney. Contact Ollie at: oliver.gordon [at]

Oliver Gordon


Decarbonising cement: why the hold-up?

The cement and concrete industry produces 8% of global carbon emissions. The solutions are there to decarbonise but the industry is buckling under the complexity of the task.

Can building with wood decarbonise construction?

By replacing energy-intensive building materials and locking away carbon from the atmosphere, building with sustainable timber could save more than 100Gt of CO₂ by the end of the century – but there is a catch.