15 Feb '12, 12pm

Making The Case For Resilient Design

Making The Case For Resilient Design

I have never quite figured out what sustainable design is; the word has become so mushy and meaningless. But there is a big overlap with it and resilient design, a conscious choice to use simpler, repairable, resilient systems. Over that what I consider to be the best resource in green design, BuildingGreen.com, Alex Wilson has been writing an important series on the main aspects of resilient design. I covered the introduction in Building Green Is No Longer Enough, It is Time To Build Resilient and the first few sections in How To Build a Resilient Design: Make it Smaller, Higher, Stronger and Warmer ; here are the rest of his points.

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