White Papers

Whitepaper: Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Vision 2030 and Sustainability

Vision 2030 is Saudi Arabia’s roadmap for future economic and developmental action that expresses their long term goals and objectives. It…


Energy Modeling + BIM, Integrated At Last

Energy Modeling + BIM, Integrated At Last White Paper: Energy Modeling + BIM,Integrated At Last: Real-time…


Commissioning your way to High Performance Buildings

White Paper: Commissioning your way to High Performance BuildingsThis white paper covers the benefits of…


LEED Costs, Benefits and ROI

Alpin has written in-depth review and compilation of dozens of global research studies with a focus on how LEED certification may or may…


Adapting to Sea Level Rise in the San Francisco Bay Area

This document is the result of an independent study conducted in the spring semester, 2011.  The report seeks to create a framework for…


2050 The Shift from Dirty to Clean Energy

The Copenhagen climate summit of 2009 did not deliver what its framers craved, and as carbon-dioxide emissions continue to climb, the…


A Study on the Masdar Institute

Jourdan Younis for Management Systems International This report studies the system of Masdar Institute of Science and Technology. It…