The Benefits of Sustainable Engineering
Climate change, pollution-related illnesses, and energy costs have prompted engineers and architects to develop green solutions. New residential and commercial building and renovations are designed to be more environmentally friendly, thereby reducing emissions, illnesses, and energy consumption. Using sustainable practices is a hot trend in renovation and new building development, one that was developed more than 50 years ago when most builders and designers gave the idea little thought. To learn more about sustainable engineering, check out this infographic created by Norwich University’s Online Master of Civil Engineering Program.