The Heritage Imperative: Old Buildings in an Age of Environmental Crisis
Published 4 years ago
Vivian Manasc presenting at Heritage Canada's Annual Conference
Friday September 25th
With new construction often seen as the path of least resistance, advocates need solid numbers and arguments to make the case for retrofit and reuse.
Increasingly the durability of building materials, life-cycle energy use and environmental impacts are influencing decisions. Learn why embodied energy is no longer enough to make the case for saving old buildings.
This session examines the tools, methodologies and case studies that build compelling energy/environmental arguments for heritage conservation.
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