As a RIBA registered Chartered Practice, SJA has signed up to the RIBA 2030 Climate Change Challenge, and is working towards implementing this challenge with our clients as we head towards 2030.
The purpose of the RIBA 2030 Climate Challenge is to encourage Practices to take action now and to collaboratively shift in the profession towards outcome-orientated design approaches.
1. Reduce operational energy demand by at least 60% from current business as usual baseline figures, before offsetting
2. Reduce embodied carbon by at least 40% from current business as usual baseline figures, before offsetting
3. Reduce potable water use by at least 40% from CIRIA benchmark/ Building Regulation figures
4. Achieve all core health and wellbeing metrics
For more information, click this link https://www.architecture.com/about/policy/climate-action/2030-climate-challenge