High Performance Office in Palo Alto

Published on January 28, 2019 Shared by DES Architects and Engineers. This case study focuses on creating an early stage... Read More

Affordable and energy efficient multi-family using cove.tool

Published on January 22, 2019 Why this matters? For decades, housing costs have risen faster than incomes. Since 1960, renters’... Read More

​10 Steps For Creating a Mixed-Use Project

Published on January 8, 2019 DOWNLOAD FULL GUIDE HERE This article focuses on 10 Steps For Creating a Mixed-Use Automatically... Read More

5 Things for an AIA 2030 Ready Office Building

Published on December 13, 2018 Download Full PDF ​​ Why Bother with High Performance Office Buildings? Company Growth: Every office... Read More

5 Things to Look for in a High Performance Facade

Published on November 28, 2018 Download PDF HOW FACADE IMPACTS US Façade is the single most important factor in certain... Read More

Natural vs Plastic Christmas Tree and Carbon Emissions

Published on November 28, 2018 If you are wondering "is it more sustainable to have a natural tree Christmas tree... Read More

Comparing the Energy Codes: US vs CANADA

Published on November 26, 2018 Intro This article analytically compares two major reference energy standards, ASHRAE 90.1 (2013) and NECB... Read More

Big Data for Building Decisions

Published on November 26, 2018 With energy codes updating across America, many developers are rightly worried about the rising costs... Read More

EnergyPlus Comparison on a Project

Published on November 26, 2018 What is cove.tool? The cove.tool gives the project team every opportunity to make the best... Read More

Saving 1 Million Dollars with cove.tool for a High Performance Multi-family

Published on November 23, 2018 For the first time, multifamily real estate developers have a tool to lower the cost of their buildings even... Read More