…….a report by a group including the Swedish housing authority (Boverket) showed the 78% of family houses have less than the recommended air change rate.
- May 22, 2014
…raising classroom temperature from 20°C to 30°C reduced most types of schoolwork performance by 30%? This means that temperature difference of +10°C would lead to 35% less schoolwork. Experimentally found out from David P. Wyon´s…
- September 12, 2014
…during the next 12 months the Swedish Work Environment Authority will check 30% of Sweden’s school. They will be inspecting for issues arising from noise and bad indoor air quality.
- October 3, 2014
Break-even point for hotels in USA: The operational savings in energy and water consumption of 25% in Green Buildings sets the break-even point including all construction costs at five to six years. Factoring in Federal…
- November 7, 2014
Selling prices of green buildings are higher than otherwise identical buildings by about 16%. (Eichholtz & Kok, 2010) Other information can be found here (link). Image by U.S. Green Building Council
- November 13, 2014
“For every dollar you can add to the bottom line of a San Francisco hotel, more than $11 is added in value…USGBC also reported a decrease in operating costs of as much as 9% for…
- January 26, 2015
Office buildings with Energy Star or LEED eco-labels obtain rental premia of approximately 3-5%. (Fuerst, 2010) Other information can be found here (link). Image by U.S. Green Building Council