Transitioning from green to regenerative design

@article{Cole2012TransitioningFG,
  title={Transitioning from green to regenerative design},
  author={Raymond J. Cole},
  journal={Building Research \& Information},
  year={2012},
  volume={40},
  pages={39 - 53}
}
  • R. Cole
  • Published 1 January 2012
  • Economics
  • Building Research & Information
Green building strategies, performance goals, and associated assessment methods currently emphasize the ways and extent that buildings should mitigate global and local resource depletion and environmental degradation. By contrast, the emerging notion of ‘regenerative’ design and development emphasizes a co-evolutionary, partnered relationship between humans and the natural environment, rather than a managerial one that builds, rather than diminishes, social and natural capitals. Three ideas are… 
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