The Thought Space
RACE to ZERO – Work Programme for 2020 announced by the High-Level Climate Champions
Dr. Mahmoud Mohieldin and Mr. Nigel Topping announced the Work Programme for 2022 at #MenaClimateWeek as the High-Level Climate Champions
African Francis Kéré awarded the Pritzker Architecture Prize for 2022
Kéré, while founded his practice in Berlin, established his reputation for buildings that are more environmentally friendly, using local and readily available materials, and designing structures that do not need air conditioning.
Green Building Materials Market to hit US$ 610 billion by 2028
Rising awareness about energy efficiency in buildings along with growing green building construction activities across emerging economies will positively impact the market growth.
Green Buildings play key part in road to NET ZERO
During a panel discussion entitled “Energy efficiency focus”, experts addressed some of the approaches and technologies which are being adopted by government entities and the private sector to reduce CO2 emissions and opex costs.
EDGE certifies Istiqlal Mosque of Indonesia
Recently, the Istiqlal Mosque has undergone an environmentally-friendly retrofit of key building features. As part of this redesign, state-of-the-art energy-savaging technologies were implemented, among other measures