When zero is the zenith: Cape Town launches carbon-neutral home
The city aims to be carbon neutral by 2050, but there’s a way to go
This week at Green Point Park in Cape Town, residents got their first glimpse of an ideal housing future: a net zero-carbon home.
Called My Clean Green Home, the pop-up exhibit was launched by the City of Cape Town as a step towards inspiring others for a carbon-neutral city by 2050.
The house was designed by a collective called Team Mahali, and scooped first prize in a design competition run by the city and the Green Building Council SA. ..