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“Zoë Geyer of ZGA Studio, a practice of three people, said while her practice is yet to conduct a carbon audit, it already buys carbon offsets through Fifteen Trees at a cost of $25 per month, and donates to Bush Heritage.”
“Zoë Geyer is the Principal Architect at ZGA STUDIO Pty Ltd, a design-intensive architecture studio producing highly crafted projects that are both innovative and functional. ZGA STUDIO works across a broad range of project types, specialising in distinctive residential projects, and creating inspiring environments. Their projects have a refined simplicity with careful consideration to the sculpting of space, use
ZGA STUDIO stands proudly with the Fifteen Trees group in hope of creating a brighter and greener future. Planting over 140,000 trees since 2009, they have helped to cultivate a wonderful environmental impact throughout Australia and New Zealand. ?
“The twin crises of climate breakdown and biodiversity loss are the most serious issue of our time. Globally, buildings and construction play a major part, accounting for nearly 40% of energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions whilst also having a significant impact on our natural habitats.”
The Adaptive Brick study explores how urban microclimates could be improved through the evaporative cooling of irrigated brick facades. Source: Climate-active Brick Facades – DETAIL – Magazine of Architecture + Construction Details