Green & Sustainable Building

News

Guardian solar control glass gives architects freedom to play with colours and reflections on the BNL-BNP Paribas HQ in Rome.
Tvitec wins for the third consecutive year the Isolar Award for the glazing used in Amazon’s new headquarters in Italy.
Solar films manufactured by German company Heliatek have been installed on ENGIE Laborelec's building in Linkebeek.
JEB fabricated 8,700 square feet of glass for the building.
Graham manufactured and supplied 941 windows, the bulk of which were its 0200 Series horizontal sliders and 1400 Series fixed, along with some 6500 Series awning, casement and fixed.
The project will pursue integration of organic photovoltaic materials with commercial windows to provide on-site solar power for buildings.
In an increasingly busy and hectic world, noise pollution can begin to have an impact on our daily lives.
After 25 years of operation, the DuPont™ Tedlar® PVF film-based TPT backsheets on solar panels at the Mont-Soleil solar array remain in pristine condition.
A design concept based using solar power and paying homage to the fishing and pearling heritage of the region has been chosen for RTA’s new marine stations.
Scheuten Glass Holding is expected to be acquired by private equity investor Value Enhancement Partners (VEP).
Combining benefits such as superb aesthetics, improved privacy, and more privacy in both commercial and residential properties, switchable smart glass is a much sought-after technology that enhances a property’s design and functionality.
Supporting the project's performance criteria and condensed construction schedule, Wausau Window and Wall Systems provided nearly 1,500 window units to glazing contractor Newman Glass Works.
M10 Industries and SI Module show new developments for the solar industry.
The ONGC building has made extensive use of Saint-Gobain's Envision, a green building glass that is designed to give a spectrally selective solar control performance.
As part of innovation week for the French energy supply group ENGIE, Heliatek was awarded the "New Activity, new Business" innovation prize.
The management of modern commercial buildings involves many important duties, not least of which is maximizing security to prevent break-ins and other safety breaches.

Articles

A sustainable office design has gone from a “nice-to-have” to a “must-have” achievement. The question is no longer if business will incorporate sustainable design, but when.
Read this guide for an in-depth look at the best in smart home technology for 2017.
At the simple push of a button, this glass can fade from light to dark - or clear to opaque - and back again.
When you install rooflights, you’re adding a host of benefits to your home. Rooflights can be installed in tight spaces where traditional windows cannot, they flood rooms with natural light and can be tailored to fitted in any home, in a wide variety of styles too.
The innovative modern technology utilizes a switchable liquid crystal film and durable glazing to deliver a number of benefits to medical facilities.
In home settings, many people want glass windows for the view, but worry about having to install additional curtains or blinds for their privacy. In office settings, many want glass partitions for their meeting rooms, but worry about privacy not being achieved.
With the market value of switchable glass windows expected to reach 5.81 billion USD by 2020, the technology is clearly soaring in demand.
Skylights are a great way of letting that sunshine and natural light flood into your home.
Switchable glass offers a privacy solution with a surface that is easy to clean and maintain.
Switchable smart glass technology enables contemporary design with built-in usability that can adapt spaces to users’ needs at the flick of a switch.
Low-e glass stands for low emissivity, whereas emissivity indicates the ability of a material to radiate energy.
One way to enhance corporate image through the design of the business premises or office space is to install switchable glass.

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