Granite Geek: Is carbon-negative housing possible?
“The world is facing a whole host of environmental problems and tackling them one at a time might not work. So let’s tackle all of them at once.
That’s a slight exaggeration – but only slight – of the thinking behind a housing development being proposed down in Amherst. It’s an environmentally oriented project that contains so many interconnected ideas it’s in a category without a real name yet, although there are some ponderous possibilities.
‘There’s a ‘regenerative neighborhood’ that has been permitted in Peterborough, and an ‘agri-hood’ in South Burlington, Vt.,’ said R. Carter Scott, president of a development firm in Brookline called TransFarmation. ‘I think we can do it here.’”
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