ZERO Code: The Future Has Arrived

Introducing the first national and international ZERO Code standard for new commercial, institutional, and mid- to high-rise residential buildings.  Today, Architecture 2030 is excited to announce the publication of the ZERO Code – a standard for new building construction, which integrates cost-effective energy efficiency measures with on-site and/or off-site renewable energy resulting in Zero-Net-Carbon (ZNC) buildings. […]

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Join Architecture 2030 in New York City and San Francisco!

New York: June 19-23  Join Architecture 2030 at two upcoming events during A’18 – the AIA Conference on Architecture 2018 – next week in New York City: Build Positive Wednesday, June 20 Summit: 2-5pm; Reception 5:30-7 pm Skanska USA, Empire State Building  Join industry leaders and embodied carbon experts in an interactive session featuring cutting edge research and innovative strategies for realizing […]

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Empower Yourself: The Complete AIA+2030 Online Series is Here

The much anticipated final course of the AIA+2030 Online Series has arrived on AIAU, marking the completion of this highly-rated professional education program. Co-produced by Architecture 2030 and AIA, and sponsored by Autodesk, the ten-part AIA+2030 Online Series addresses the design strategies, tools, and processes necessary for achieving dramatic reductions in building energy use and […]

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INNOVATION 2030: Top Ten Projects Announced

The INNOVATION 2030/COTE Top Ten for Students design competition winning projects have been announced! The top ten projects embraced this year’s challenge of carbon-neutral design while also addressing climate change adaptability and resilience in the built environment. Over one thousand students and faculty, representing 56 schools of architecture, participated in this year’s design and ideas competition. Here are the top ten […]

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Shaping the next generation of Architects

Architecture 2030 has teamed up with leading educators in the US to compile cutting-edge courses for Architecture and Planning Schools.  The syllabi and projects are publicly available – click on the project links below! The 2030 Curriculum Project integrates climate and environmental issues into design studios, history courses, and other program areas, creating a sustainability model for architecture […]

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Innovation 2030: The Future is Now

What better way to understand and influence the future than to design for it? That is precisely what an unprecedented one-thousand+ students and faculty, representing over 50 schools of architecture, are undertaking by participating in INNOVATION 2030 / COTE Top Ten for Students, a studio design and ideas competition that meaningfully addresses the current and […]

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