#529: Henry Gifford - Buildings Don’t Lie

#529: Henry Gifford – Buildings Don’t Lie

Views:12|Rating:0.00|View Time:1:7:57Minutes|Likes:0|Dislikes:0This week Mr. Henry Gifford of Building Energy Science joins us to discuss building science issues and his new book “Buildings Don’t Lie”. Henry Gifford has 25+ years experience making buildings energy efficient, using common sense approaches. He’s worked on all kinds of buildings, but apartment houses are his favorite. Henry Gifford has worked […]

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35. Reimagining office buildings as energy efficient great places to work

35. Reimagining office buildings as energy efficient great places to work

Views:1862|Rating:4.55|View Time:8:1Minutes|Likes:10|Dislikes:1When Servus Credit Union acquired an old Dell call centre and decided to turn it into their corporate headquarters it was a bit of a fixer-upper. It was a concrete tip-up building originally designed for the climes of Oklahoma 3000 km south of Edmonton. Well, they decided to keep the building but go full-out […]

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green buildings for a better future

green buildings for a better future

Views:9|Rating:0.00|View Time:7:16Minutes|Likes:0|Dislikes:0Green Buildings for a better Future www.iqubx.com GREEN CERTIFIED MODULAR FURNITURE & INTERIOR SYSTEMS What is Green Building? Green building is the practice of creating structures and using processes that are environmentally responsible and resource efficient. Why do we need Green Buildings? Globally, buildings are responsible for a huge share of energy, electricity, water […]

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Green Buildings - Renewable

Green Buildings – Renewable

Views:9043|Rating:5.00|View Time:9:15Minutes|Likes:43|Dislikes:0“It’s not a science fair project where only certain people can do it as it’s so complex. It has to be simple. It has to be beautiful.” Stephani Carter has a vision in which buildings are designed like energy efficient and sustainable ecosystems with the help of technology and collaboration. Find out what that […]

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#ETtalksDrive - Green Buildings, Elizabeth Beardsley

#ETtalksDrive – Green Buildings, Elizabeth Beardsley

Views:11|Rating:0.00|View Time:6:31Minutes|Likes:0|Dislikes:0Elizabeth Beardsley, Senior Policy Counsel at the U.S. Green Building Council. A green building is not only saving energy and water during operation, but also the right selection of materials during construction. It is both environment protection and care of comfort and health of residents and building users. Explore more at

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Philippe Tarbouriech, CTO Bluenote, on Monitoring Energy Efficiency in Buildings on Blockchain

Philippe Tarbouriech, CTO Bluenote, on Monitoring Energy Efficiency in Buildings on Blockchain

Views:1|Rating:0.00|View Time:17:39Minutes|Likes:0|Dislikes:0Buildings cause over 30% of the world’s carbon emissions, making them the largest singular source of carbon emissions because they consume about 60% of global electricity because more than 70% of all buildings were built before the first energy crisis in the 1970s. Bluenote ( is launching the world’s first blockchain-based energy efficiency protocol. […]

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Large-scale Energy Efficiency in Indian Buildings

Large-scale Energy Efficiency in Indian Buildings

Views:471|Rating:5.00|View Time:1:33:25Minutes|Likes:2|Dislikes:0Panelists in this webinar review the implementation of the Energy Conservation Building Code (ECBC) in India, which was issued in 2007, and they analyze the economic impacts of ECBC-compliant buildings. The webinar features three presentations from leading scientists and building energy professionals. Topics discussed include the ongoing efforts to roll out ECBC implementation in […]

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Buildings Research: Potential for Zero Energy Districts

Buildings Research: Potential for Zero Energy Districts

Views:38|Rating:5.00|View Time:1:2Minutes|Likes:1|Dislikes:0Watch as ASHRAE 2018–2019 President Sheila J. Hayter talk about zero energy districts, energy systems within one geographically cohesive area within a city, whether a city block or community. The many potential benefits to approaching energy efficiency and renewable energy at the district scale include energy and cost savings. Learn more about President Hayter […]

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Improve Your Apartment Building's Energy Efficiency & Reduce Costs by 20-30%

Improve Your Apartment Building’s Energy Efficiency & Reduce Costs by 20-30%

Views:316|Rating:0.00|View Time:13:58Minutes|Likes:0|Dislikes:0Ecovena’s energy saving solution, shows savings between 20-30% with an ROI of as little as one year, for electrically heated multi-unit residential buildings. In addition, the solution allows for unlimited control over the amount of electricity an apartment is allowed based on the outside temperature and affords visibility of energy consumed from any web […]

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Investing in Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Challenges & Opportunities in Europe

Investing in Energy Efficiency in Buildings: Challenges & Opportunities in Europe

Views:579|Rating:5.00|View Time:5:59Minutes|Likes:1|Dislikes:0Experts from the GBPN network provide analysis and recommendations on how to improve energy efficiency in Europe’s buildings. In the European Union, buildings account for 40% of the total energy use and for 36% of CO2 emissions, representing Europe’s largest source of green house gas emissions. Therefore, increasing the energy performance of the building […]

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A Closer Look: Advanced Engineering for Fabric Buildings

A Closer Look: Advanced Engineering for Fabric Buildings

Views:3|Rating:0.00|View Time:49:21Minutes|Likes:0|Dislikes:0Steel-framed fabric buildings use familiar construction methods, and have nearly identical considerations when it comes to engineering and quality. By examining the familiar engineering principles and examining the materials and methods used in these buildings before, during and after construction, you will have a thorough understanding of fabric buildings and how they compare to […]

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Vancouver 2020: Road to 100% Renewable | The Next Generation of High-Performance Buildings

Vancouver 2020: Road to 100% Renewable | The Next Generation of High-Performance Buildings

Views:11|Rating:5.00|View Time:1:2:36Minutes|Likes:2|Dislikes:0Our panelists will discuss the vision behind Vancouver’s Greenest City pledge, where we are now and where we want to be, i.e. the objective of moving towards green. Speakers include Christopher A Higgins, Green Building Planner at the City Of Vancouver, Thomas Mueller, CEO of the Canadian Green Building Council, Bill MacKinnon, Manager of […]

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