Thanh Tran

13
Jun

[Meet the team] – Sicheng, Study Engineer at TERAO Asia

This time, we will introduce our Study Engineer based in Shanghai Office – Sicheng. He is not only a skilled study engineer but also a young and talented individual whom his colleagues describe as a CFD expert. Discover more about Sicheng in this article. Have a good read! Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? Sicheng: I’ve

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28
May

[Expertise] Achieving thermal comfort while minimizing energy consumption

Thermal comfort is the state of mind that expresses satisfaction with the thermal environment. It is influenced by air temperature, humidity, air movement, clothing, and activity level. Achieving thermal comfort is important for your well-being and productivity, energy consumption, and environmental impact. Energy consumption in buildings is mainly driven by the heating, ventilation, and air conditioning (HVAC) systems, which account

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18
Apr

[Meet the team] – Nora, China Sales Manager at TERAO Asia

This time, we will introduce you our Sales Manager based in Shanghai Office – Nora. She is passionate about promoting building sustainability. Discover more about Nora in this article. Have a good read! Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? Nora: As China Sales Manager of TERAO China since I joined in May 2023, I am mainly

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21
Mar

[Expertise] Carbon reduction vs carbon offset

Carbon reduction and carbon offset are two terms that are often used interchangeably, but they have different meanings and implications. In this article, we will explain what they are, why they matter, and how they can help you reduce your environmental impact. Carbon reduction is the process of decreasing the amount of greenhouse gas emissions that you produce, either directly

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19
Mar

[Expertise] How energy efficiency solutions reduce operating costs

Energy efficiency is the practice of using less energy to achieve the same or better results. It can help businesses and organizations save money, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and improve their environmental performance. Energy efficiency is important for businesses because it can lower their energy bills, enhance their reputation, and increase their productivity. According to a report by the International

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5
Mar

Forvia Fengcheng Mega Plant – LEED v4 Gold: OneClick LCA case study

Forvia is a French global automotive supplier headquartered in Nanterre, France. They are an automotive technology group at the heart of smarter and more sustainable mobility, bringing together expertise in electronics, clean mobility, lighting, interiors, seating, and lifecycle solutions to drive change in the automotive industry. Forvia, through its two entities, Faurecia and Hella, has demonstrated over the years a

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30
Jan

[Meet the team] – Arnaud, China Managing Director at TERAO Asia

This time, we will introduce you to our Managing Director based in Shanghai Office – Arnaud. With more than 10 years in China, he has experience encompasses sustainable building projects. Discover more about Arnaud in this article. Have a good read! Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? Arnaud: I joined TERAO as China Managing Director in

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11
Jan

[Expertise] The importance of energy management

Energy management is more than just reducing energy consumption; it encompasses the strategic planning, monitoring, and optimization of energy usage within an organization in different sectors, such as industry, transport, buildings and households. It involves a comprehensive understanding of energy flows, identifying areas of waste, and implementing measures to enhance overall efficiency. Energy is essential for human development and economic

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30
Nov

Our clients recommend us: Alberto Sessolo, Country Manager of Radici Plastics Suzhou

Following the Paris Agreement, businesses are under increasing pressure to reduce their environmental impact. TERAO can help to assess the carbon footprint of companies, from the upstream to downstream emissions. Additionally, TERAO assists its clients in achieving their sustainability goals. Sustainability being within the DNA of RadiciGroup, the team was from the start interested in implementing various sustainable strategies on

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28
Nov

[Expertise] Building envelope: the concept and its role in energy efficiency

The building envelope is the physical barrier between the indoor and outdoor environment of a building. It includes the walls, roof, windows, doors and other elements that separate the interior space from the exterior climate. The building envelope plays a crucial role in determining the energy performance, thermal comfort and indoor air quality of a building. In this article, we

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31
Oct

[Meet the team] – Shangyi, Project Manager at TERAO Asia

Today, we will introduce you to one of our project managers based in Shanghai Office – Shangyi. With more than 6 years of working experience in sustainability, she specializes in GBL and LEED certification consulting with HVAC and plumbing background. Discover more about Shangyi in this article. Have a good read! Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since

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19
Oct

[Expertise] Optimizing natural daylighting while minimizing heat gains and glare

Natural daylighting is a design strategy that aims to maximize the use of natural light in buildings while minimizing the need for artificial lighting and cooling. It can enhance the comfort, health, and productivity of the occupants, as well as reduce the energy consumption and environmental impact of the building. It can also reduce the need for artificial lighting and

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5
Oct

Our clients recommend us: Haze Zhang, Deputy General Manager of Lux-mate China

In the wake of the Paris Agreement, companies are being pushed more and more to lower their environmental impact. TERAO can help assess carbon reduction and define the different reachable levels of LEED certification for the warehouse. In this article, we invite you to read the following interview of Haze Zhang, Deputy General Manager of Lux-mate China. 1 – Can

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24
Aug

[Expertise] How to certify a carbon-neutral building?

Carbon neutrality is a concept that aims to reduce the impact of human activities on the environment by minimizing or offsetting greenhouse gas emissions. To achieve carbon neutrality, the amount of emissions produced by a source, such as a building, must be equal to or less than the amount of emissions removed or avoided by that source or another one.

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15
Aug

[Meet the team] – Martin, Operation Manager at TERAO Asia

Today, we will introduce you to one of the funniest members of our team, but when it comes to work, he is very serious – Martin. Discover more about Martin, our Operation Manager based in Singapore. Have a good read! Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? Martin: I joined Terao Asia in January 2023 and I

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