Yiyi Chen

6
May

[Expertise] How to optimize buildings airflow and air temperature with Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD)

Computational Fluid Dynamic (CFD) is a tool used to analyse fluid flows and temperature. In the case of building and environmental engineering, it can be used for internal spaces (large space as warehouse, exhibition space or workshop) or external spaces (district, neighbourhood or cities). In internal space, CFD is used to calculate thermal comfort via the calculation of air speed, air temperature, “age” of air

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25
Apr

[Earth Day 2022] Are you taking action? – Personal and Company level

This year Earth day was on 22nd April, 2022. As we like to remind at TERAO through our daily job and daily actions, Earth Day should be every day, as sustainability and climate change mitigation cannot be met in only one day action.  What can I do for Earth Day at a personal level?  There are many ways to help the

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10
Mar

Meet the team – Eason Yu, project manager at TERAO Asia

Today you will learn more about Eason, one of our project managers based in Shanghai office, who has been working in the green building sector for 11 years. Have a good read! Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? Eason: I joined TERAO in November 2021. I worked as a project manager in TERAO Asia. My working

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24
Feb

Net zero emissions: practical steps for companies

Last Thursday 17th February, in Shanghai, was held “Race to Net Zero & Carbon Neutrality – Practical Steps for your Carbon Reduction Journey” by the German Chamber of Commerce of Shanghai, and TERAO Asia participated as speaker. This webinar offered insights on the practical steps for companies to start their carbon reduction journey such as how to measure companies’ carbon

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17
Feb

[Event Recap] Meeting with Shanghai SCOFCOM & Shanghai Housing Commission

On Monday 14th February 2022, as one of the participants, TERAO part of the Sino-French eco-city club, was honored to attend the meeting with Shanghai SCOFCOM and Shanghai Housing Commission. This meeting was a further discussion of the conclusions of previous roundtable with on cooperating with French companies on carbon neutrality for buildings. TERAO was among few selected French companies

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10
Feb

[Policies] Focus on Shanghai green building policies and incentives

[Policies] Focus on Shanghai green building policies and incentives According to the World Green Building Council, buildings and their construction sectors combined contribute to almost 40% of global carbon emissions and 36% of global final energy consumption (Source: New strategy tackles the climate emergency in a post-COVID built environment). Green buildings, if properly designed, have been demonstrated to reduce greenhouse

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20
Jan

[Event Recap] Embodied carbon for new projects-How to estimate and reduce with ULI China Mainland

On Thursday 13th January 2022, in Shanghai, offline and online, ULI China Mainland held a special members-only event for those interested in ESG. The aim of this event was to help members understand the basis of embodied carbon content for new buildings, embodied carbon contents for key building materials, and what developers are doing to reduce embodied carbon for new

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13
Jan

[Net Zero Carbon] Reduce your carbon footprint through green commuting!

To commute from home to work, do you know which transportation means will emit the least or the most carbon emissions? One would think that carbon footprint reduction is normally a big concept and normally of national scales, but there is still low hanging fruit that individuals can do for the climate. Increasing findings show that transportation shares the top

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6
Jan

Meet the team – Tina Shen, project manager at TERAO Asia

Today you will learn more about Tina, one of our project managers based in Shanghai office, who has been working in Green building certification for 8 years. Have a good read!   Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? Tina: I have been a project manager in TERAO since Oct. 2021. I am mainly working  on Green

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30
Dec

TERAO Asia wishes you a Happy New Year 2022: best articles of 2021 and future to come

Year 2021 was the year of renewal. While still fighting against COVID-19, concerns around Carbon neutrality have grown, and gave us opportunity to help our clients to work towards this path, through energy efficiency, green building certifications, carbon footprint assessment and reduction roadmaps. We, at TERAO Asia, would like to thank to our customers & partners for trusting us, showing

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24
Dec

Net-Zero Waste Christmas with our shared office neighbor company, Splio

Christmas time has arrived ! Here at TERAO, we have a special way to celebrate Christmas ! With our neighbour Splio, we organized for the 2nd time the Net-zero Waste Christmas potluck dinner ! Potluck dinner principle is easy, each person bring food they have cooked. From slow cooked meat to oven-baked gratin dauphinois, fish, broccoli Christmas tree, homemade chocolate

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18
Nov

[Event Recap] “Solutions for a decarbonated city” French Eco City Club seminar in Shanghai.

On Thursday 4th November, 2021, at the CCIFC, Shanghai, TERAO was invited to participate as experts for the French Eco City Club, which held a seminar on the “Solutions for a decarbonated city”. The round table speakers Gaspard Lemoine-Scelles, Business development manager of TERAO Asia, took part in a round table about « An energy-resilient and environmentally-friendly city». The round table lead

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