Entries by Sam Carson

2019: the Breakthrough Year for Smart Buildings

Insights from our Smarter Energy Performance Event 2018 We hosted a live event last year at the historic One Great George Street to discuss the benefits of Smart Buildings for your whole portfolio and the people who work there. We had 3 great speakers including Tim Hutchen, Director – Property & Asset Management at JLL, […]

Hermes, JLL, and Carbon Credentials collaborate to bring RESET Shell and Core to Europe on Regent St

33 Glasshouse St, the office space above 100 Regent Street, has become the first Certified RESET™ Air – Core & Shell project in Europe and the third in the world. The project is a collaboration with Hermes Investment Management, JLL, and Carbon Credentials, to certify the ongoing indoor air quality to an international standard. Background […]

Can wellbeing drive engagement in Retail?

Last night I attended the UK Green Building Council’s (UKGBC) launch of its new “Wellbeing Lab: Retail; A Compendium of Experience” at the John Lewis department store in the Westfield Shopping Centre in Stratford. The report launch is the result of a 9 month programme where 7 teams investigated different applications of Wellbeing in the […]

3 Things the CDP can tell us about Greenhouse Gas Verification

Greenhouse gas reporting has had a trust problem. As reporting developed over the past two decades, many systems and processes for managing data have had flaws and inaccuracies. As this information has become more important for risk management for investors, or operational improvements for the businesses themselves, greenhouse gas emissions verification has played an important […]

Key to Success: Data Driven Energy Reduction Programmes

The ratification of the Paris Agreement in November 2016 signifies a watershed moment in the global drive to reduce carbon and energy. Organisations will be making deep, sustainable reductions in their energy use through energy efficiency and reduction programmes, the most successful of these will be driven by detailed data programmes that will provide the analysis […]

How Will the Internet of Things Drive Energy Performance?

The Internet of Things (IoT) is one of those trends which is building quickly and will be very exciting for energy performance and sustainability. It refers to networks of devices which communicate to one another and often to the internet. Like an internet in the physical world, things are linked together. These “things” have four […]