Building Materials of the Future

 

Three materials — steel, concrete, and aluminum — account for about 23% of CO₂ emissions from new construction.

Margaret Hansbrough Principal of Third Coast Climate Solutions
Session

Building Materials of the Future

Setup

Manufacturing and construction account for a massive 12 percent of global emissions. But what if the materials we used to build our homes, offices, and roads could reduce emissions and even trap carbon? Carbon-sucking concrete? Skyscrapers made of mass timber? Hear from entrepreneurs and inventors who have already developed these futuristic building techniques, with market-ready materials ready to scale.

  • 2022 Festival

Explore More

Arts

171 ideas
Sorry, we couldn't find any results
Clear filters
Building Materials of the Future

Thank you for signing up!

Please provide a valid email address.

Please provide a valid email address.
Newsletter
Newsletter
Sign up to receive the latest
updates from Aspen Ideas.