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Low Carbon Architecture Summer Programme 2014

Following the remarkable success of the first international Low Carbon Architecture Summer Programme, the Welsh School of Architecture is hosting its second LCASP from 2 to 16 August 2014 with the dedicated theme of 'Sustainable Built Environments'.

The built environment includes new buildings, existing buildings and the infrastructure that supports them. Both, the built environment and the infrastructure including transport, water and sewage, waste, green and blue spaces and energy supply consume massive amounts of energy. This could be reduced at all scales of the built environment from component to building to neighbourhood to city to region if planned strategically.

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