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Ten-City Project Boosts Demand for Architects to Meet New Challenges with Old Buildings

February 5, 2014 by NRDC Switchboard

Hurricane Sandy brought home what scientists had been saying for years: Cities need to get ready for the destructive effects of climate change. A year and a half later, resilience and adaptation are high on government agendas, but the root problem — carbon emissions — is as stubborn as ever.[read more]

Economic Rewards Through Renovation

February 4, 2014 by Sadhbh Ní Hógáin

In the following interview, Adrian Joyce, the director of the Renovate Europe Campaign, discusses various subjects including targets, strategies, and how energy efficient renovation can help to renew economies that may be lagging behind.[read more]