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SGBC BLOG

Welcome to the SGBC Blog!

As part of our ongoing communication and engagement efforts with the wider green building community, this platform will help to better communicate green building and sustainability outcomes to stakeholders across the building and construction value chain and even beyond.

If you would like to contribute an article to the Blog, drop us a note at outreach@sgbc.sg! 

Welcome to the SGBC Blog!

CS Blog

GROW.

Find out how a new social enterprise will rejuvenate urban communities and sprout mult-generational relationships!

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This article is contributed by City Sprouts on 9 October 2019.

BECU Blog

Bringing Embodied Carbon Upfront

The built environment can help address the emergency of climate change through the reduction of embodied carbon emissions

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The report was first launched on 23 September 2019.

JLL Blog

The Future of Workplaces

There is increasing interest on how design and technology can help to foster innovation in the workplace.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 9.0 (Sept. 2019).

 Leica Blog

Building with Geospatial Technologies

Technology can help to change the way we design and construct green buildings, helping to shape a sustainable future.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 9.0 (Sept. 2019).

 Funan Blog

Funan: The Future of Retail

The new Funan represents the future of our buildings. Find out what makes Funan the benchmark for new retail malls.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 9.0 (Sept. 2019).

Validus Blog

The Future of Invoice Financing

SME cashflow can be instantly boosted through invoice financing, allowing funding of operational expenses, overheads and expansion.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 9.0 (Sept. 2019).

Siemens Blog

Blockchain and Energy Management

As one of the biggest economic innovations in recent history, blockchain has the potential to revolutionise the way we manage energy.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 9.0 (Sept. 2019).

SBTI Blog

Committing to Science-Based Targets

The industry must change the way it designs, builds and operates its buildings to address climate challenges.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 9.0 (Sept. 2019).

DLS Blog

Going Circular with Office Furniture

This case study illustrates how a partnership model to connect organisations with surplus resources to community groups.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 9.0 (Sept. 2019).

 ED85 Blog

The Colour of Productivity

The places and spaces we live in must be places and spaces we can live with as the indoor environment directly affects our productivity.

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This article was first published in Entrepreneurs'Digest Issue 85 (May/Jun 2019).

 Skool Blog

Unleashing Creativity

8 secondary schools presented their creative and innovative science centre designs to a thoroughly-impressed industry panel!

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This event was held on 6 September 2019 at the Marina Bay Sands.

 Greno2

A Step Towards Green Living

Our homes must be made green and healthy right from the get-go. Consider these 5 aspects when doing up your homes!

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 8.0 (Mar. 2019).

Breathe

Breathe Easy

The air we breathe in is of paramount importance to our health and wellbeing, especially in our abodes.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 8.0 (Mar. 2019).

 BHouse

Living Off the (Power) Grid

As one of the pioneering carbon negative homes in Singapore, the B House is a powerhouse in every sense of the word.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 8.0 (Mar. 2019).

 Comfort

Beautifully Crafted Comfort

Keeping cool, combining comfort and beauty, the ultimate solution in a well-designed and sustainable package.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 8.0 (Mar. 2019).

HBB

The Heartbeat of Bedok

As a purpose-built, mixed-use facilitiy designed with cohesion in mind, Heartbeat@Bedok serves as a green hub.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 8.0 (Mar. 2019).

GreenHome

Home Green Home

Creating a greener world starts at home and it does not have to cost the earth. Our homes have to be healthy and productive.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 8.0 (Mar. 2019).

LP

Designing the Classroom of the Future

This piece authored by Lutron Electronics Co. highlights what architects and designers need to know about smart classrooms.

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This article was first published in Architectural Lighting.

MEP

All About Prefabricated MEP

Find out how the adoption of this game-changing construction technology is gaining ground in Singapore!

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This article was first published in BuildSmart (Nov/Dec 2018).

MCC

The Multi Comfort Approach

Check out how a holistic approach to human comfort and wellbeing can help shape our buildings.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 7.0 (Sept. 2018).

IAQ

You Are What You Breathe

Good Indoor Air Quality is essential for a healthy, productive workplace. Read on for a list of what to look out for in your office.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 7.0 (Sept. 2018).

 BCa

Placemaking in Green Buildings

By connecting people to the places they occupy and use, they will be more inclined to care for these places. 

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 7.0 (Sept. 2018).

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Understanding Net Zero

Do you know the differences between a net zero energy building and a net zero carbon building?

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 6.0 (Mar. 2018).

 EPC

The "Sustainable" EPC

Energy Performance Contracting (EPC) can help building owners affordably realise energy effciency goals.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 7.0 (Sept. 2018).

GUI

From the Ground Up

A sustainable and healthy HeartQuarters for an organisation rooted in cultivating sustainability and liveability.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 6.0 (Mar. 2018).

 Joules

Sustainability Practised

The JOULES Smart Centre @ BVSS is sound testament of what a concerted public-private partnership can achieve.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 6.0 (Mar. 2018).

 Kaer

Innovating Sustainability

If music, TV shows, accommodation and movies can be offered as a subscribed servuice, why can't sustainability?

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 5.0 (Sept. 2017).

JTC

Driving Sustainability

JTC constantly pushes sustainability boundaries to quickly respond to evolving industry needs and challenges.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 5.0 (Sept. 2017).

 Sol

Greening the Community

Sustainability requires both top-down and ground-up support from all stakeholders in order to blossom and flourish.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 5.0 (Sept. 2017).

 Paint

More than just Pretty Colours

Modern paints, along with beautifying a building, bring about many health benefits to the building and its occupants!

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 4.0 (Mar. 2017).

Light2

Lighting for Wellness

As lighting transcends its traditional function, it is steadily becoming an interactive component of daily life.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 4.0 (Mar. 2017).

 BPFP22

Better Places for People

Pioneered by the WorldGBC, Better Places for People puts wellbeing at the heart of your building.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 4.0 (Mar. 2017).

 Plants

A Green Solution to Air Pollution

Indoor plants can be a natural and effective solution to curbing the effects of air pollution while beautifying interiors.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 4.0 (Mar. 2017).

 Plans

Designing for the Climate

Due consideration needs to be given when incorporating greenery to ensure that it brings about maximum efficiency.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 3.0 (Sept. 2016).

 Fu

Singapore's Green Future

Singapore's building and construction industry has monumentally evolved within the past decade, but what does the future hold?

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 3.0 (Sept. 2016).

 SS

Smart Spaces: IoT & Real Estate

By tapping into the power of the Internet Of Things, the power of building interconnectivity can be unleashed.

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This article was first published in SG Green Issue 2.0 (Mar. 2016).