24 Sep '11, 6pm

Seattle announces first 2030 #Net #Zero #Eco-district in downtown area. Next evolution of #greenbuilding. Watch video:

The built environment is the major source of global demand for energy and materials that produce by-product greenhouse gases (GHG). Planning decisions not only affect building energy consumptions and GHG emissions, but transportation energy consumption and water use as well, both of which have large environmental implications. Architecture 2030 has issued the 2030 Challenge for Planning asking the global architecture and planning community to adopt the following targets: All new and renovated developments / neighborhoods / towns / cities / regions Immediately adopt and implement a 60% reduction standard below the regional average for fossil-fuel operating energy consumption for new and renovated buildings and infrastructure. The fossil-fuel reduction standard shall be increased to: 70% in 2015 80% in 2020 90% in 2025 Carbon-neutral in 2030 (using no fossil fuel GHG emittin...

Full article: http://architecture2030.org/2030_challenge/2030_challenge...

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