Legislation is making homeowners relook their architectural choices to compliment nature and the long-term impact of their energy consumption. Some of the motivating factors in doing so is to ensure healthy resale value through favourable scoring in the Home Energy Rating System. If anything, this is forcing architects, construction companies, appliance manufacturers and general goods manufacturers to innovate towards energy efficient offerings. In saying this, we are seeing some of the most beautiful, sustainable and progressive clean-green designs.
The Foundation of Clean – Green Design Principals