Featuring hosts Martin Hurn and Dr Oliver Jones
Episode 2: Built For The Environment
In conversation with Maria Smith, Director of Sustainability and Physics at Buro Happold
In the second episode, Maria Smith, Director of Sustainability and Physics at Buro Happold, Martin Hurn and Dr Oliver Jones take us through the ten key principles from the Built for the Environment Report published by the RIBA and Architects Declare.
The trio also discuss the ways in which the built environment can leverage COP26 to build confidence in its role in tackling climate change.
The first stage on our pathway to net zero concentrates on reducing emissions and embodied carbon during construction and identifies carbon reduction strategies for different building types.
In the first paper of our Net Zero series, we outline our pathway to net zero through our focus on reducing whole life emissions.