July 2021 was the world’s hottest month ever recorded. Based on observational data of historical warming that temperature is going to get even hotter in the next 30 years. Think that’s not a big deal? At 2 degrees Celsius hotter than average, it could be too hot on Earth to sustain human life. Fortunately, there are ways that each of us can have a positive impact on climate change.

Aspen Thorstenson is an architect for Lloyd Companies. She’s joining us to help us understand how the materials in and around our home can impact how much we have to heat and cool them. And how we can take a few small steps to help our planet.

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Passive House Principles