Going green at your office can seem difficult: being environmental-friendly conjures up images of taking steps such as switching to renewable energy and figuring out how to clean the oceans.
Green building, green architecture or sustainable architecture is a design and construction practice that is sensitive towards the environment. Green building is now a popular design alternative.
Contrary to this belief that transportation industry is largely responsible for climate change and Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions, buildings are the single largest contributors to global warming.
We build our houses primarily as rectangular boxes of varying sizes and shapes, but boxes have lousy geometry when it comes to shedding wind forces. Why aren't we building residential constructions that are more aerodynamic?