The UN has warned that energy use in the construction sector is at an all time high. While architects and developers juggle housing demands with attempts to turn a profit, the industry is falling behind in the race to net zero. But could sustainable building practices pave the way to a more climate-conscious future? The FT’s Leyla Boutlon meets the Dutch architects pioneering the development of greener buildings.
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