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The common assumption is that double glazed windows will insulate better from the elements, either keeping the heat outside in summer or inside in winter, therefore reducing the need to cool or heat the building in either season. In this example, LCA measures the trade-off between the building’s energy use (for heating and cooling) vs [...]
The [avniR] 2012 LCA Conference held in Lille, France from 6 to 7 of November, comprised two days of co-learning between business, local authorities, researchers and experts around life cycle assessment in order to learn about how life cycle approaches can help address today’s challenges and create business value. Over the 2 day conference, the participants attended 6 workshop [...]
The annual EIANZ took place in Sydney on October 24th and 25th under the slogan of “Stronger, Wiser, Bolder”. The conference was attended by over 220 environmental professionals working across industry, government and consultancy. The mood was one of confidence as the EIANZ reaches 25 years of age and further establishes its role to lead [...]
Thank you to all those who nominated and voted for Edge Environment in Your Future Home Top 50 Sustainable Building Leaders 2012 competition.
Edge Environment delivered a presentation at the Australasian Industrial Ecology Conference on Thursday 28th July 2011. The presentation reported on a piece of work that we completed for the Department of Sustainability Environment Water Population and Communities to research and report on leading Construction and Demolition waste and Recycling and Reuse Projects in Australia. The [...]