Category: Greenhouse Gas Emissions

Today, urban cities have become concrete forests. Our houses are made up of concrete; our roads are made up of impervious asphalt, bitumen, and concrete. Our pathways are made up of cement tiles. All in all, we have done a very nice job in making our cities an impermeable forest through which rainwater cannot permeate […]

Introduction :  A ‘green’ building is a building that, in its design, construction or operation, reduces or eliminates negative impacts, and can create positive impacts, on our climate and natural environment. Green buildings preserve precious natural resources and improve our quality of life. There are several features which can make a building ‘green’. These include:  […]