Achieving net-zero Carbon by 2050 is a world challenge. This means we have to design buildings differently. But what does different mean?
Alan Fogarty, Sustainability Partner at Cundall reviews the impact this will have on building design and in particular how facades must be designed and the integration of systems.
Qian Li, Cundall Specialist in embodied carbon explores the choice of materials in buildings to minimise the whole life cycle carbon of the building.
Madlen Jannaschk, Cundall ESD Specialist summarises the choices available for offsetting residual energy after both the operational and embodied energy has been minimised.
Video courtesy of Cundall