By Alexander Landa
The Living Building Challenge is still a new concept to many, and to those folks, it can be quite confusing. What makes this building standard unique is the time devotion needed – you can't just make a building, have it look good day one, and then let it go. You need to keep this design Net-Zero (energy, waste, water) for a year before it even has a chance at being qualified.
Interested now? Get the primer from us on January 26th – register here!
During this 3-hour morning session, we will cover projects in Massachusetts, including a presentation followed by a discussion, answering any remaining questions you may have.
1. Understand the basic philosophy of the Living Building Challenge
2. Describe the key components of the program
3. Discuss the rationale for restorative design principles
4. Identify and locate the resources provided by the International Living Future Institute for deeper engagement