Duncan Baker-Brown is a practising architect, academic and environmental activist. Author of The Re-Use Atlas published by RIBA and Climate Literacy Champion at the University of Brighton, he has practised, researched, and taught around issues of sustainable and closed-looped systems for more than 25 years.
Environmental protest group Insulate Britain has caused controversy by blocking roads to highlight the need for better insulation in homes. But its aims are correct and direct action is "pretty much the only effective democratic way" to achieve change, argues architect Duncan Baker-Brown. More