Green & Sustainable Building

News

Eyrise liquid crystal glass is to provide solar shading for Campus Germany at Expo 2020 in Dubai, which will take place from 1 October 2021 to 31 March 2022.
4-sided silicone structural glazing applications have helped to change the face of urban landscapes.
University of Washington’s Life Sciences Building earns accolades from American Institute of Architects’ Committee on the Environment (AIA-COTE) for beauty, sustainability and energy performance driven by glasses from Vitro Architectural Glass
Producing a growth product — laminated safety glass – with greater productivity and significant energy savings
Ubiquitous Energy, the leader in truly transparent solar energy technology, and Antamex Industries have agreed to form a partnership to bring transparent solar glazing to the commercial glazing market in North America.
British Glass, the representative body for the UK glass sector, in consultation with its members has today (19 July) published a strategy that sets out the glass industries potential route to net zero carbon emissions.
Glass for Europe is ready to engage with European Parliament and EU Council to trigger a virtuous decarbonisation cycle.
Advanced solar control glazings contribute to team’s energy performance win
Lisa Heschong, author and scientific researcher, took to the virtual stage during the FGIA 2021 Virtual Summer Conference to share her findings on the benefits of daylighting and window views.
Get NGA downloadable resources to support the use of glass and glazing materials in buildings.
Today, 21 June, Glass for Europe answered to the public consultation on revising the Energy Performance of Building Directive (EPBD).
Learn how you can easily determine optimal glazing configurations to meet specific acoustic performance targets.
Whether we are talking about inverters, module technology or systems technology, there is no question that diversity and diversification are hot topics within the solar industry in 2021.
Diamon-Fusion is a protective glass coating that transforms solar panel glass into a high-performing, water-repellent surface.
The need to connect has never been more vital.
Yesterday, the European Commission released the update of the EU Industrial Strategy, firstly published in March 2020, just before the explosion of the COVID19 pandemic.

Articles

This article is dedicated to dynamic glazing in the façade. This is an update of the articles on smart products in the façade I and II published in March 2019 and May 2020.
Sustainability and the circular economy are increasingly influencing work and production processes in glass manufacturing, too.
Noise as one of the major pollutants in our environment and society
The laserbird is a universal tool, making it the perfect choice for a broad portfolio of customers, applications and glass products.
Solar glass is used as glazing for solar devices like photovoltaic modules and solarthermal collectors. In many dry regions dust accumulation lead to extreme efficiency losses due to soiling, up to -80% in 6 month.
Contemporary architectural transparency (understood as the optical property of the material) is constantly being redefined and, over the last decade, new design trends have developed related to transparent façades in architecture.
The integration of smart glazing and adaptive façade in buildings can lead to large performance improvements and added functionality compared to conventional static building envelope systems.
Insulating glass has been used around the world in applications ranging from family homes to high-scale construction.
As a modern society, we’re spending about 90% of our time indoors – at home, in offices or commuting. How is it possible to get access to daylight, when we can’t naturally be outside? By making buildings more transparent.
Fundamentals of Sound Transmission and Acoustic Interlayers
The reduction of greenhouse gases is one of the most important goals of the international climate policy. Today, roughly one third of all greenhouse gas emissions is created by urban population.

COMPANIES

Polígono Industrial El Bayo, parcela I, 19
24492 Cubillos del Sil León
Spain

Rm 1007, West Wing, Baihuo Building, 3020 Shennan Road East,
Jing'an Qu
Shanghai Shi, 518001
China

Products

Walker Glass Company Ltd.
Kuraray Europe GmbH
Unelko Corporation
eyrise® B.V.