Green Building Episode 2: Reducing Greenhouse Gases with a Fly Ash Concrete Slab
This short film is Episode 2 of Peckham Architecture’s 11-part documentary series demonstrating how to construct a green building for energy efficiency and a lower carbon footprint. Did you know concrete is a major source of greenhouse gases? To reduce the carbon footprint of Peckham Architecture’s LEED Platinum home headquarters, we used a concrete slab made with 28 percent fly ash (coal residue from power plants). This episode explains the science of fly ash concrete.
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