Better than Business as Usual 5: Energy
BAU: Increasing demand, insufficient supply, reliance on sources that have national security and global environmental concerns.
Better: Changing consumption patterns. Using renewable sources. Reducing the region’s carbon footprint and contribution to the nation’s energy insecurity.
Presentation: Creating a built environment that meets North Texans’ needs through a restructuring of energy assumptions and demands
Zaida Basora AIA, LEED AP, Director, Building Inspection Department, City of Dallas
Presentation: Keeping North Texas affordable for the future labor force
Timothy Bray, Ph.D., Director, University of Texas at Dallas Institute for Urban Policy Research
Presentation: Community character as a survival strategy
Brent Brown AIA, LEED AP, Building Community Workshop