Leveraging off our extensive experience and skills and the power of the eTool LCA software, we can help push your project to global best practice – Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). Below are some examples of the variety of ways eTool … Continue reading
LCA is awesome! And if using eTool LCA software doesn’t leave you with that feeling then don’t point the finger at LCA, find some software that suits your needs better. Here’s a list of other tools to explore.
eTool was recently featured in a video by Psaros detailing their sustainability initiatives and partners. Check out the video and some of their projects here.
eTool is pleased to announce its involvement with another two buildings in the Kings Square project, which have been signed up to the Green Star Innovation Challenge credit. Broad Construction Services is building KS2 and KS4 in the Leighton Properties’ … Continue reading
When the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA) released its new “Innovation Challenges” initiative in August this year, John Holland and Cundall were quick to respond and register Kings Square One (KS1) for the credit. KS1, developed by Leighton Properties, … Continue reading
In 2011 the European Committee for Standardisation (CEN) released a new standard for measuring the environmental sustainability of buildings. We grabbed a copy of this standard, EN 15978 soon after it was published to understand how eTool stacked up against … Continue reading
Ask the average sustainable/eco/green consultant what the principles to achieving a low carbon design are, and more than likely you will get the response: Orientation Glazing Ventilation Insulation Thermal mass Shading And maybe a few more These solar passive design … Continue reading
We’re pushing the envelope a little with what’s possible for web based software and Microsoft Internet Explorer has been a pretty challenging for us, it seems that we fix it up to work in one version, and those fixes break … Continue reading
eTool is always busy in the background updating the libraries available to users. Lately we’ve ramped up the activities in a big with with some major updates to our libraries. Even more exciting is that we’re improving the functionality of … Continue reading