Jo is CEO and founder of Jo Cowen Architects (JCA), a residential, commercial and mixed-use architecture studio based in central London. Her firm has significant experience in designing and delivering BREEAM ‘excellent’ projects and call for the client’s sustainability aspirations to be incorporated into the brief from the start of each project.
JCA promotes the use of passive design solutions which reduce energy use and often lower the capital cost of projects due to the use of leaner mechanical systems. The firm carefully selects materials and construction processes based on their environmental impact and looks to further reduce this through design development and collaboration with contractors.
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