In a recent article from Environmental Building News, Progress on 2030 Goals, Ten Years Later, learn from industry experts on how the building industry is progressing towards the 2030 Commitment’s aggressive goals. Andrea Love, our Director of Building Science, weighs in about the challenges facing firms reporting data and the positive response to the Design Data Exchange (DDx). While the DDx and other tools track data, those driving the movement towards the 2030 Commitment are truly changing culture, as Andrea Love discussed in an article with AIA Architect, “the 2030 Commitment is about changing the whole practice.”
This chart depicts a sample of Payette projects and how they are tracking in comparison to the 2030 Commitment energy reduction targets.
The good news, as reported by Environmental Building News, is that we’ve added nearly 30 billion SF to our building stock, but we have not increased our energy consumption. With 14 years between now and the year 2030, what goals are you tracking? If you haven’t signed on yet, what’s holding you back?
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