Posts by En3Online

JANUARY 2018

What’s the real-deal with Building Monitoring and Performance? The global green building movement has been in action over the last...

Building performance measurements and what do you do with them

Most modern buildings today have elaborate building management systems, which help them keep track of the various building performance parameters...

Construction costs Vs. life cycle costs of buildings – sustainability angle!

We spend millions of dollars on the initial construction of the building by putting in state-of-the-art façade and systems, but...

Pursuing green throughout the building lifecycle

Pursuing green during the design and construction stage alone is not sufficient. This is like saying I have graduated from...

DECEMBER 2017

CARBON EMISSIONS AND BUILDINGS The urgency to act against climate change was stressed in the recently concluded UN Climate Change...

Greenbuild interview with Deepa Sathiaram, LEED Fellow

USGBC's Joe Crea catches up with Deepa Sathiaram, LEED Fellow, to discuss sustainability, building performance, and her vast experience in...

Importance of measurement and verification in ensuring energy savings of high-performance buildings

It is very important to develop and establish performance metrics and verification methods for high-performance buildings, systems and products that...

Net Zero Energy Buildings (NZEB) – What does it mean?

A net zero energy building produces as much energy as it uses over the course of a year. NZEBs are...

DECEMBER 2017

DECEMBER 2017

November 2017

BUILDINGS FOR HEALTH The World Health Organization defines health as ‘a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and...