Taking the Climate Pollution Challenge
We all know that the rising incidence of global warming is having a detrimental impact on developing nations. The developed worlds CO2 production is hurting them and they are also being told that they should not start to produce CO2 by a change in lifestyle.
This post discusses the concept of whether architects should take responsibility for the impacts of the buildings they design.
It points out that “Energy efficiency is claims to be the cheapest, quickest, and cleanest way to meet the growing energy needs that Washington State has acquired. It can help create new jobs and speed up the economic recession we are in. If consumers began reducing energy costs and greenhouse gas emissions, it could mean not investing in expensive generation sources.”
The debate is open.