Sustainability

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How can we make Smart Cities more Sustainable?

As cities grow more densely populated, technology that was previously only assumed to be tools for a more efficient human experience is…


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What role does Social Value play in Corporate Social Responsibility?

Every day, human activities both create and destroy value on our planet; they change the world around us. Looking through a commercial…


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Sustainable Facades and Architecture in the Middle East

The global construction industry is going through a massive undertaking in both emerging markets and established one. According to the…


Estidama Certification: Everything You Need to Know

Are you curious about what an Estidama certification is and why the Abu Dhabi government is placing such a high value on this…


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The WELL Certification: What are the key changes between v1 and v2?

The WELL Certification: What are the key changes between v1 and v2? June 16, 2021 |  In Insights |  By Camille Hubert At…


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What is Biophilic Design? Definition and Benefits

What is biophilic design? That's what you'll learn in today's article. Read on! In modern society, most people spend around 90% of their…


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How is Vernacular Architecture supporting a more sustainable Built Environment?

How is Vernacular Architecture supporting a more sustainable Built Environment? January 17, 2021 |In Insights |By Noor Ahmed……


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Building Energy Audit: What’s the ROI? (2023)

What is the ROI of a building energy audit? If that is the question on your mind, then you’re in the right place. Today, you learn what an…


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What is an Environmental Product Declaration (EPD) and what is it used for?

Today’s consumers are more eco-conscious than ever, but so are developers. Indeed, it seems that when building modern day structures, both…


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Alpin Limited first company in the Middle East to achieve WELL Health-Safety Rating

The International WELL Building Institute announced the launch of the new WELL Health-Safety Rating in June 2020 with the aim of addressing…