Digital reuse marketplace

picto-initiative

From our circular economy projects, we realise the limitations on the industry due to a lack of information, both regarding value and also a lack of an established market place for used materials. BAM have therefore commissioned IBM to co-develop a ‘Circular...

Royal BAM Group
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

EDGE Green Buildings Market Transformation Program

picto-initiative

An innovation of IFC, EDGE (“Excellence in Design for Greater Efficiencies”) is an online platform, a green building standard and a certification system for over 140 countries. The EDGE application helps to determine the most cost-effective options for des...

Rusmir Music
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

EDGE: An online platform, a green building standard...

picto-initiative

To help companies mainstream green buildings in emerging markets, IFC has developed EDGE, an online platform (www.EDGEBUILDINGS.com) that allows design teams to estimate the efficiency of a building by using practical solutions. The aim is to set a metrics-dri...

Prashant Kapoor, Green Business Certification Inc, ThinkStep/SGS
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Green Deal Circular Procurement

picto-initiative

Bottom up collaboration between public and private procuring organisations, each committing to 2 pilots and share knowledge on Circular Procurement in 2013-2017. The success was enormous and grew to over 45 organisations and over 100 pilots and over 100 millio...

Cuno van Geet, Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment in the Netherlands
Sustainable Public Procurement Sustainable Public Procurement
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Sustainable Affordable Housing

picto-initiative

Social housing providers across the UK experienced revenue cuts to an already tight budget. Standards and regulations such as The Decent Homes Standard or the Code for Sustainable Homes dictate that housing providers must deliver good quality homes for their c...

Professor Crina Oltean-Dumbrava
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

One Click LCA

picto-initiative

One Click LCA is the Building Life Cycle Metrics software that allows you to calculate Life Cycle Assessment, Life Cycle Costing, Carbon footprint and other environmental impacts in a matter of minutes thanks to ease of use and advanced automation. One Click L...

Bionova Ltd
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Inclusive Tourism

picto-initiative

South Africa's Department of Tourism appointed Gauge to carry out a project support inclusive tourism at key parks around South Africa. Detailed audits with recommendations, operational policy construction drawings, costings and an implementation methodology w...

Gauge
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Building Passport - concept and good practice example...

picto-initiative

A ‘Building Passport’ is which essentially a data platform that will host all building related data from the design through to the demolition stage. It will provide all market stakeholders, including financing institutions, investors, insurers, policymaker...

RICS
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Cooperative Research Centre for Low Carbon Living

picto-initiative

The CRC for Low Carbon Living (CRCLCL) is a national research and innovation hub, enabling a globally competitive low carbon built environment sector. Focusing on collaborative innovation, we bring together property, planning, engineering and policy organis...

Prof. Deo Prasad
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

Concrete Sustainability Council, Responsible sourcing...

picto-initiative

Latin America has a lot of informality in construction, producing a huge impact in the sustainability. Production of concrete in several countries are also informal (some cases around 70% and more) with poor or low awareness about the impact on sustainability....

Concrete Sustainability Council
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

10YFP SBC Flagship "Energy Efficiency in Buildings...

picto-initiative

EEB Amplify is a global business-led initiative on reducing energy consumption in buildings in metropolitan areas. It brings together local building stakeholders to provide solutions to market barriers relating to: 1. Lack of awareness on the benefits of energ...

World Business Council for Sustainable Development
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

REVALUE

picto-initiative

RICS is the valuation partner in the EU funded REVALUE project. The starting point of the REVALUE project,´which considers, primarily, social housing stock, was the contention that increasing transparency in the valuation process in relation to the energy cha...

REVALUE Consortium
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

LOW-CARBON CEMENT-BASED MATERIALS INITIATIVE (LCCI)

picto-initiative

The LCCI is a network of scientists and engineers with expertise on various aspects of production, and consumption as well as on environmental life-cycle analysis of cement-based materials. The priority of the network is in the materials side solutions, since...

Lab. Microstructure and Eco-efficiency of Building Materials, Polytechnic School, University of Sao Paulo (USP), Lab Construction Materials, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL)
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction

One Planet Living framework

picto-initiative

Bioregional created the One Planet Living framework in 2002 to drive and communicate about transformational sustainability across the globe. The framework consists of ten easily understood principles including 'health and happiness' and 'zero carbon energy', b...

Bioregional
Sustainable Buildings and Construction Sustainable Buildings and Construction