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A productive real estate sector through creative destruction

A productive real estate sector through creative destruction

The enormous potential of the real estate business has remained hidden for long. As the RYM Indoor Environment Program analyzed in depth market-based housing funds, the modern method quickly unearthed 10–20 percent of unaccounted for value. – The mathematics of real estate appraisal dates back to the 20th century, says Seppo Junnila, Professor of Real… Continue Reading

Participatory design leads to sustainable result

Participatory design leads to sustainable result

An indoor environment design model has been developed within the framework of the Indoor Environment Program. The different parties from designers to space users participate in the related workshops at every phase of the project. This Human&Green operational model produces an indoor environment that is energy efficient and promotes wellbeing. Continue Reading

The smart space is reality

The smart space is reality

The Tampere Unit for Human-Computer Interaction (TAUCHI) at University of Tampere which studies the interaction between man and technology, has created the SimSpace for developing new technologies. The space, originally intended for demonstration use, has quickly gained popularity also as a product development and test space among sector companies and other actors. The Indoor Environment… Continue Reading

Sustainable energy-use guide: Ask, observe and enable learning learn

Sustainable energy-use guide: Ask, observe and enable learning learn

Schneider Electric’s energy management training programs received media visibility in Finland and the rest of Europe last year. The company’s Energy University, a free online educational program designed to enhance knowledge of sustainability and energy efficiency, achieved first place in the Learning Category for the 2014 Sustainable Energy Europe (SEE) Award. The game-like LEARNergy program… Continue Reading