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WorldGBC 3 :: Green Building Councils provide leadership on zero carbon buildings

WorldGBC 3 :: Green Building Councils provide leadership on zero carbon buildings

Green Building Councils provide leadership on zero carbon buildings Sep 30, 2016 Last December in Paris at COP21, nearly 200 countries came together to forge an unprecedented agreement: to “limit global average temperatures to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature increase to 1.5°C.” This was the first time the world had a clear target to aim at, and with that came the broad understanding that dramatic changes are needed in how we think about energy and conduct business across all sectors. As part of Architecture 2030’s involvement at COP21, I gave a keynote speech during Buildings Day to describe what this meant for the building industry. I made it clear that the scientific studies prepared for UNFCCC illustrate that the next decade is a critical time, and the only way to stabilise our climate is to reach zero total glob...

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