Gold Medal, Honorary AIA, Lifetime Achievement

We are proud to announce that the American Institute of Architects has bestowed upon Edward Mazria the 2021 Gold Medal and has named Vincent Martinez a 2021 Honorary Membership Recipient, and that the American Institute of Architects California has presented Charles Eley with the 2021 Lifetime Achievement Award.

Registration is Open for the CarbonPositive RESET! 1.5°C Global Teach-In

The global teach-in is free, scheduled as full-day “how-to” events in different global regions

Architecture 2030 E-News

Stay up to date on the latest news, events, and insights from Architecture 2030.

Accelerating to Zero by 2040!

On September 26th and 27th an extraordinary event took place in Chicago – the CarbonPositive‘19 SUMMIT. The Summit convened the leadership of top 50 Architecture, Engineering, Construction (AEC) and planning firms, AIA Large Firm Roundtable, and other key professionals…

Achieving Zero: The “How-to” Framework and Toolkit for Cities

Introducing Achieving Zero: a “how-to” framework and a set of tools to enable cities and sub-national governments (state, provincial, and regional) to achieve crucial emissions reduction targets in the building sector.

ZERO Code Passes Through Critical IECC Committee

At the recent International Energy Conservation Code (IECC) hearings held in Albuquerque, the American Institute of Architects (AIA) and Architecture 2030’s ZERO Code Renewable Energy Appendix was approved by the Commercial IECC Committee. ­

AIA Climate Action – Urgent & Sustained

Last week, at the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Conference on Architecture in Las Vegas, the architecture and building community made history when they overwhelmingly voted for the “AIA Resolution for Urgent and Sustained Climate Action,” 4,860 yes to 312 no.

BIG Announcement

Today, U.S. building sector CO2 emissions are 20.2% below 2005 levels. However, this is still much, much more to do….