Sustainable buildings have positive effects on the people, community economy, and the world, most especially if buildings of today around the globe employ the same principle, talk about making the world a better place. The key to understanding it concept is to acknowledge the benefits and how sustainable buildings, renewable energy, and sustainable infrastructure work.
This webinar provides an introduction to technologies employed in modern sustainable building projects around the world. Participants will gain an understanding of technology options available to building design and construction practitioners, including technology and design techniques for energy efficiency and renewable energy generation in the built environment.
This course will help students understand the environmental impacts created by the building industry and the benefits of green building, learn the variety of options of solar design, including daylighting, and technology for energy efficiency, and comprehend the advantages and disadvantages to solar and wind renewable energy.
Considered one of Australia’s leading thinkers in Green Building technologies and sustainable development, James McGregor has over 18 years of experience in the design, construction and portfolio management of sustainable developments.
He brings together a unique combination of experience in the property sector spanning the full property life cycle including research and development, engineering design, construction, facilities management and portfolio management of sustainable power generation, commercial, residential, and institutional construction projects
James has a Masters Degree in Business and Technology, a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering, and is a Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.