Olympic Media Centre options

Meeting: 
MQT on 2012-07-04
Session date: 
July 4, 2012
Reference: 
2012/1899
Question By: 
Jenny Jones
Organisation: 
City Hall Greens
Asked Of: 
The Mayor

Question

Will you ensure that any appraisal of the options for adapting or demolishing the Olympic Media Centre takes full account of the environmental implications, including the potential for wasted embodied carbon in the building?

Answer

Answer for Olympic Media Centre options

Answer for Olympic Media Centre options

Answered By: 
The Mayor

Yes. Any change to the Media Press Centre and International Broadcasting Centre will have to meet planning and environmental policy regulations. In addition, the London Legacy Development Corporation's sustainability aspirations include a range of targets including those for embodied carbon.