Driving Sustainable Outcomes Across the AEC Industry
Learn how architecture, engineering, and construction can create new business opportunities through sustainability.
Net zero is at the top of corporate agendas, in the front of consumers’ minds, and a consistent theme of legislation, regulations, and government funding around the globe. The architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) industry and its customers have a huge impact on emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2), one of the most important greenhouse gases. It accounts for about 50% of the total global use of raw materials and 36% of final energy use. Looked at like that, few industries are feeling the pressure to reduce carbon emissions like AEC.
This e-book identifies the drivers, gaps, and opportunities for AEC to achieve more sustainable outcomes, with the ultimate goal of a more resilient, sustainable and equitable built environment in the future.