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The UK Builds the First Carbon-Negative Street: Sinclair Meadows

Yasha Wallin

South Shields recently became home to what may well be the most environmentally conscious street in Britain. The not-for-profit Four Housing Group has designed and built Sinclair Meadows - a carbon negative development that consists of 21 residences. Designed with the well-being of its residents in mind, the project prized the long-term benefits of green building over short-term profit-making - and the model could prove to be an interesting template for future urban designs.

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