Rebecca Mead of The New Yorker writes about timber skyscrapers.
- Mjøstårnet in Brumunddal, Norway is the tallest all timber building in the world.
- Buildings are among the most carbon-emitting sectors in the world, but Mjøstårnet could provide a pathway for lowering building emissions.
- Timber, which pulls CO2 from the atmosphere, can act as a permanent source of storage while being a key material for homes and buildings.
Read the full article here.