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The Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment is open for signatories
The Net Zero Carbon Buildings Commitment challenges companies, cities, states and regions to reach Net Zero operating emissions in their portfolios by 2030, and to advocate for all buildings to be Net Zero in operation by 2050
Blog - COP24: Time to address the building and construction sector’s total emissions impact
As nations all over the globe tackle operational emissions from buildings, we must challenge ourselves to address our sector’s total emissions impact if we are to deliver a truly net zero carbon building stock.
Blog - Advancing Net Zero in High-rise, High-density Asian Cities: Possibility or a Pipe Dream?
In many Asian cities, carbon footprint and energy consumption are significant: Asian cities are bursting at the seams. How does one achieve net zero carbon in such a challenging context of hot, humid and high-density?
Blog - WorldGBC responds to IPCC: The entire building and construction supply chain must decarbonise by 2050 to reach 1.5 degrees
Following the IPCC report warning that every secotor must decarbonise by 2050 to mitigate the effects of climate change, WorldGBC will begin work to assess how the increasing emissions from building and construction can reach net zero by 2050.