As part of RIBA London’s 2019 Sustainable Architecture Festival, Carrie Behar examines the importance of retrofitting.
The scale of the retrofit challenge is huge. This presentation examines the condition of the current UK housing stock provides strategies, resources and examples on how architects can tackle retrofitting.
Carrie is a visiting lecturer and design tutor at the UCL Institute for Environmental Design. In 2016, she completed a PhD at the UCL Energy Institute, where her research investigated occupant understanding, acceptance and interaction with new ventilation technologies in low energy dwellings.