Chris Hocknell| eight associates
Our current approach to ‘green’ buildings has left me feeling as though we’ve lost sight of our real aim. We need to reiterate what we are trying to achieve and review our methods for achieving it.
The Scene Today
Building on Steve Maslin’s April blog (GR) I believe we have a lot more ground to cover before we achieve ‘sustainability’ within the built environment. Currently, a building’s sustainability tends to be defined by the rating achieved under an environmental assessment method (EAM) such as BREEAM, LEED and CfSH. These EAMs have now been...