(Source: Carmen’s Corner)
In a world of growing complexity, the relationship between technology and sustainability is a pressing issue of concern at the highest levels. There are countless books, articles, tv shows focused on sustainability, but what consumers need to know is that it all starts at a small scale, it starts with us, It all starts at home, one person at a time, one household at a time.
The idea of sustainability, or ecological design, is to ensure that our actions and decisions today do not inhibit the opportunities of future generations. Small lifestyle changes can lead to big benefits for the environment.
One of the design trends for 2010 is Home Design Style with a Conscience – it’s all about eco-friendly design, products and implementation. There are many design concepts for products that will help us pay more attention to how much water and electricity we spend.
Read Carmen Dragomir’s full article “SUSTAINABLE DESIGN AND TECHNOLOGY- PART 2” in Carmen’s Corner (January 25, 2010).