Have you ever wondered about the carbon footprint of the buildings we work and live in? As buildings are responsible for more than 40 % of global energy used, and as much as one-third of global GHG emissions, the potential impact of building energy use optimization is huge.
Designable, a company that offers sustainable building on demand, is disrupting the traditional real estate industry to drive for change. The CEO Andrés introduces us how sustainability can be weaved into the real estate industry, anywhere from construction material selection, to building design, and to energy usage.
Andrés Perales is architect and CEO of Designable, a Crowdbuilding Platform that sets in contact neighbouring communities with plot owners and local architects to boost sustainable buildings on demand. Based on a collaborative economy and powered by technology, the company stands for a clear purpose: to make accessible living in the city, in a customized home while protecting the planet.