What are Carbon Emissions (and why do they matter?)

Published on May 6, 2019 When we talk about carbon emissions, we’re focusing specifically on carbon dioxide, or CO2. Naturally,... Read More

What is energy use intensity (EUI)?

Published on May 6, 2019 Energy Use Intensity (EUI) is a building’s annual energy consumption relative to its gross area.... Read More

Single Zone vs Multi Zone Energy Model for Early Stage Design

Published on May 6, 2019 Introduction: The purpose of this study is to reduce the time and effort put into... Read More

How to use Passive Strategies in your Design

Published on April 23, 2019

Designing with passive strategies is about understanding the constraints and creating design responses that do not

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Why Correct Inputs Are Important In an Energy Model?

Published on April 8, 2019 ​ Building Energy Modeling (BEM) is a physics-based computer simulation of a building that can... Read More

How Efficient Are Your Energy Modeling Inputs?

Published on April 8, 2019 ​The efficiency spectrum below are a good guide for various energy modeling inputs ​ Read More

Public Safety Facility – Georgia Institute of Technology

Published on March 19, 2019 ​ Architect: Houser Walker Architecture, Pond Landscape Designer: Pond MEP Engineers: Pond Contractor: Ajax Sustainability Consultants: Pattern r+d 01//... Read More

10 Questions With Arpan Bakshi

Published on March 19, 2019 Arpan Bakshi is an Associate at internationally renowned Foster + Partners in London. Trained as... Read More

UN 2030 Sustainable Development Goals and Cove.tool

Published on March 11, 2019 UN Sustainable Development Goals The UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), otherwise known as the Global... Read More

2030 Challenge and cove.tool

Published on March 7, 2019 What is the 2030 Challenge? This is a target introduced in 2006 by Architecture 2030... Read More