Podcast: Singapore - November 22 - December 20, 2022
Episode 3 - Low tech and low energy for high comfort
Wolfgang Kessling from Transsolar, and Holcim Awards winner for High-Performance Tower in Australia examines low tech and low energy for high comfort. Cooling and heating consume a lot of power in buildings. But what if the answer to the question of comfort was only partly about mechanical solutions? What if we could create comfort indoors with little or even no energy?
Episode 2 - Making sense of sustainable finance
Prashant Kapoor Chief Industry Specialist for Green Buildings and Climate-Smart Cities at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), World Bank examines how to make sense of sustainable finance. We are seeing today a newfound interest in sustainable finance. Words like Green bonds and Green mortgages are increasingly common. But what do they actually mean?
Episode 1 - (Re)Imagining the city
Holcim Awards winners for Floating University in Bangladesh Wong Mun Summ and Richard Hassell from WOHA in Singapore examine how the problems of cities can be fixed today. Is density at the expense of liveability? Are human-made and natural systems — key to our survival — at odds with each other? Can design offer a solution?
Ecogradia: The sustainable architecture and urbanism podcast
Ecogradia is a new podcast looking for answers and more through stories, ideas and solutions from experts and practitioners at the front lines of sustainable architecture and urbanism.