True zero carbon homes go on sale in the UK


The first homes in North West Bicester eco-town have now gone on sale

B&Q One Planet Home Sustainability Review


B&Q  reduces the environmental impacts of its operations according to latest annual review

Zibi becomes the world’s 10th One Planet Community


Bioregional has endorsed Ottawa-Gatineau’s Zibi project as Canada’s first One Planet Community and the world’s tenth.


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BedZED

Eco communities
Hackbridge, Sutton, UK

BedZED is the UK’s first large-scale, mixed use sustainable community with 100 homes, office space, a college and community facilities.…

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Singita Serengeti

Eco communities, Leisure, sport and tourism, Natural environment
Tanzania, Africa

One of the world’s finest safari resorts is a One Planet Living Community, working to improve the lives of local…

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NW Bicester

Eco communities, Regeneration & construction
Bicester, Oxfordshire UK

We’re helping to build the UK’s first Eco Town, setting new standards in sustainability. We’re doing this through a long-term…

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B&Q

Corporate advisory
UK

One of Bioregional’s longest-running and most important partnerships is with B&Q, the first One Planet Company. We’re entrusted with reviewing…

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What’s new

Bioregional, Volunteer Centre Sutton and Sutton Council have teamed up to develop a volunteering scheme in the area that’s designed to help people be role models for sustainable living.
The One Planet Volunteer scheme, launched earlier this month, will encourage the 50,000 people who volunteer every year in Sutton to do so with a ‘one planet attitude.’ The organisations involved want to demonstrate that you can volunteer while having a positive impact on the environment. Local volunteers are being asked to engage with Sutton Council’s five One Planet Living themes through their activities. These are: cutting carbon emissions, supporting healthy communities, supporting the local Read More
New plan ensures NW Bicester eco-town will be a sustainability pioneer
Cherwell District Council has finalised a new Local Plan to guide planning development until 2031, with important implications for the Read More
Record numbers for Bicester bike day
More than 400 local residents and budding cyclists enjoyed Bicester's fourth annual Bike Day at the weekend with its 'Tour Read More
Bioregional joins 200+ businesses urging chancellor to reconsider scrapping zero carbon homes
More than 200 businesses and organisations  from the construction, property and renewable energy industries have today urged the Chancellor to Read More
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The way we work is designed to deliver impact in everything we do with our partners.


Our best creative strategies and projects involve working with our local partners to make things happen and show what can be practically achieved, just as we did with BedZED.

We want to make a real difference, inspire others to do the same and work with our partners to make innovative and lasting changes happen.

We do this through the practical implementation of projects, using and applying our unique One Planet Living framework. We scale up our impact by influencing policy and practice.

We apply creative thinking to challenges that need a fresh perspective or where an entirely new approach is required.

We are always seeking to improve, so we measure, research and evaluate and, if necessary, adapt or amend our approach.

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One Planet Living

One Planet Living is our vision of a world in which people enjoy happy, healthy lives within the natural limits of the planet, wherever they live in the world, leaving space for wildlife and wilderness.

Our One Planet Living framework, based on ten easy-to-grasp principles, enables those we work with to plan for, communicate and deliver sustainable development. The framework provides a clear, practical route map for those who are seeking a better way to live and do business.
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