A National Sustainability Skills Roadmap to address sustainable construction skills is critical to the building of high-quality, sustainable, healthy homes.
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Chairperson of the IGBC Whole Life Carbon Committee and Head Of Sustainable Design at John Sisk & Son Juan Morillas shares his thoughts on sustainable building design. BARRY MCCALL reports.
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“When first looking at a new development, D/RES Properties analyses the feasibility and impact of making changes to building design or materials or the equipment being installed in houses to minimise the embodied and operational carbon in our developments. We plan homes to be sustainable and, when in use, to save owners money.”
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The Irish Green Building Council (IGBC) has launched a draft roadmap to decarbonise Ireland’s built environment across its whole life cycle.
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The Irish Green Building Council (IGBC) is calling on the government to take immediate, drastic action on climate change.
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The call comes as the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s (IPCC) sixth assessment report highlighting that climate change is widespread, rapid, and intensifying was released
According to the 234 scientists who authored the report, strong, rapid, and sustained reductions in greenhouse gas emissions, and reaching net-zero CO2 emissions is required to stabilize the climate.