Archinect - News 2014-08-29T04:10:37-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/3597490/can-new-york-city-achieve-carbon-neutrality-in-buildings-by-2030 Can New York City Achieve Carbon Neutrality in Buildings by 2030? Paul Petrunia 2011-04-20T20:18:18-04:00 >2011-04-20T20:18:53-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/c9/c93703b6824f8300a920e7a7ffe13928.jpg" width="514" height="255" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Most buildings in New York will undergo renovation over the next twenty years. A number will also get demolished. As well, many building enclosures will soon need replacement, particularly post-WW2 curtain wall buildings. Gut renovations of office spaces take place on a regular basis. There is great opportunity to re-imagine and reduce energy consumption in all these buildings.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Our friend Jacob Slevin talks to Ed Mazria, sustainable architecture activist and founder of Architecture 2030, about changes he envisions for NYC and beyond.</p>