Globally, the built environment generates 30% of total greenhouse gas emissions and 40% of energy use. Construction uses 32% of the world’s natural resources. Constructing a carbon free world and improving resource efficiency in our built environment is crucial to combat global environmental challenges.
The Sustainability & Environment Special Interest Group (SIG) will provide a forum for industry experts to discuss sustainability solutions. The group aims to raise the profile of innovative ideas and highlight opportunities for improvement within the sector.