Carbon-neutral design

Carbon-neutral design

Refers to a design process that produces no carbon release through any of its stages, and therefore will not contribute to greenhouse gases or global warming.
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The building has a carbon-neutral design, is naturally ventilated and has entirely recycled flooring and chairs, a green roof and a green wall with bird boxes and bat boxes to encourage wildlife.
Carbon-neutral design is gaining greater presence in the buildings industry.
The carbon-neutral design is by Leeds firm Architecture 2B and would be developed by Walker Builders, a local business.