B.C. a hub for sustainable architecture and design
from The Vancouver Sun
Modernist architect Charles Eames famously said: "Beyond the age of information is the age of choices." In B.C. it appears local architects and designers are taking the information we have on building sustainably and are making choices that are establishing this province as a global leader in green building. "In North America, half of energy consumption and half of green house gas emissions are related to the building and the operating of buildings," says Michael Green, of Michael Green Architecture, the face of "tall wood" — building highrises with timber.
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