Pomponi, Francesco; et al. (2020): Buildings as a Global Carbon Sink? A Reality Check on Feasibility Limits
Pomponi, Francesco; Hart, Jim; Arehart, Jay H.; D’Amico, Bernardino (2020): Buildings as a Global Carbon Sink? A Reality Check on Feasibility Limits. In One Earth 3 (2), pp. 157–161. DOI: 10.1016/j.oneear.2020.07.018.
"The built environment is hard to decarbonize but has a pivotal role in climate-change mitigation amid rapid urbanization. Substituting conventional building materials with bio-based materials that store carbon offers one possible solution. Here, we reflect on the capacity of global forests to deliver the floor area required by mid-century."