“The building sector is on the cusp of helping change the course of the planet. Despite the seemingly grim news out of Glasgow, there’s been an entire mindset shift and when that happens, you know big changes are in the air.”
COP26 was a busy and fruitful two weeks. It was a great to have a delegation there and be a part of the unifying and amplifying voice of the built environment community, which has grown into a robust presence in the international climate and carbon conversations.
For some more perspective on what happened and what did not … here are a few of our favorite pieces:
The Architecture 2030 and ASHRAE official COP26 Side Event took place at COP on November 10th, featuring the 1.5°C COP26 Communiqué and select signatory organizations. The event set the tone for the Cities, Regions & Built Environment Day at COP26 on November 11th, demonstrating that the leading building industry professionals and organizations across the globe are ready and united in their commitment to achieving 1.5°C actions.