Getting to Net Zero: The Built Environment

Presentation to WCA by Rebecca O’Hearn

Thanks to Rebecca O’Hearn for an excellent presentation at our 3/18/2021 WCA meeting on the critical subject of “Getting to Net Zero in the Built Environment.”

Becca is a sustainability and resiliency consultant with Linnaean Solutions (based in Cambridge, MA) and has 15 years of experience in architecture, primarily with commercial buildings and master planning. She is a LEED Accredited professional.

“Buildings and their construction together account for 36% of global energy use and 39% of energy related carbon dioxide emissions annually”

– United Nations Environment Program