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Kings Place: Britain’s BREEAM Leader

Why the Kings Place development off Regent’s Canal has at this moment in time, the highest BREEAM rating in the United Kingdom

The BREEAM award winning Kings Place, London. Image by Keith Paisley (via Shutterstock).

The award-winning Kings Place: seen with Regent’s Canal in full view. Image by Keith Paisley, 2011 (Creative Commons License: Attribution-Share Alike).

In the last decade, the area around King’s Cross and St. Pancras stations has undergone a dramatic change. Until recently, it had been a down-to-heel part of London. Firstly, this was sparked by the Eurostar trains being moved to St. Pancras station. In 2008, the opening of Kings Place added another performance venue to the capital. Almost a decade after opening, its recent BREEAM assessment has given the arts venue something to talk about.

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