Author: Johanna Brickman
Johanna Brickman is the director of sustain-ability and an associate partner at ZGF Architects LLP, located in Portland, Oregon.
Articles by Johanna Brickman
- Renewable Neighborhoods
Published on January 01, 2010 in Sustainability
As the concept of sustainable design spreads, and tools like the U.S. Green Building Council’s Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design rating system expand in acceptance and application, a movement is taking shape that is driving sustainable design toward a more holistic and systemic approach: ecodistricts—neighborhoods that generate all their energy from on-site renewables.