The UN calls for a “revolution” to decarbonize buildings, responsible for 37% of CO2 emissions

Sustainable Development
Par Bat info source: AFP
Illustrative image © Pixabay - Public domain

Responsible for 37% of global CO2 emissions, the building sector must initiate a "revolution" to use less concrete and more local raw materials from biomass or recycled, an essential condition for decarbonizing construction, warns the UN in a report published Tuesday September 12.