News

8
Jan

Meet the team – Nathalie Ieong, Project Manager at TERAO Asia

Today you will learn more about Nathalie, our French-born Chinese Project Manager, a Hong Kong origin Parisian, Beijinger at heart and new Shanghainese since 2 years and half. Let’s discover more about her through this short interview. Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? NI: I have been Project Manager in TERAO Asia, since October 2018. Before

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30
Dec

TERAO Asia wishes you a Happy New Year 2021 !

Terao Asia team wishes you and your beloved ones a very sustainable, healthy & prosperous year 2021! The COVID-19 has brought a crisis unprecedented in the past recent years. Let us remember that green buildings are one of the solutions to fight it, as it will enhance a sustainable environment (as shown in the featured picture, it helps fulfill several

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22
Dec

TERAO in Wuhan: “Wuhan Sino French Peninsula town” signing ceremony and HQE project launching

One year after our last visit to Wuhan, TERAO team went back to show their support to the city, especially after COVID-19 crisis. On December 7th, 2020, TERAO was invited to participate of the first signing ceremony of “Wuhan Sino French Peninsula town“, which is part of the core demonstration project of Sino-French Wuhan Caidian Pilot Eco-city. With 24 other

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3
Dec

Meet the team – Maxime Besseas, Operation Manager at TERAO Asia

Today you will learn more about Maxime, our Operation Manager coming from the mountain region in France. Let’s discover more about him below. Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? MB: I have been Operation Manager in TERAO Asia, since 2019. I have to ensure all deliverables will be provided on time by taking care of the

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18
Nov

Learn why and how to make your factory sustainable, with the lookback on the “The Sustainable Factory” event by German Chamber in China – Shanghai

Last Thursday 12th November, in Taicang, was held “The Sustainable Factory” seminar by the German Chamber of Commerce in China. The concern around sustainability is growing among governments, corporations and civil society, and it applies to factories. Manuel Ramos, GM of TERAO Asia, introduced the topic by reminding the ambitious carbon neutrality goals set by China & Europe, respectively by

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29
Oct

TERAO receives Green Business award during CCIFC Gala 2020

Last Friday 23rd October, the CCIFC (French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China) Shanghai organized its annual Gala at the Shangri-La hotel in Pudong. During this event, TERAO Asia team was glad to receive one the “Green Business” Awards along with 3 other companies. TERAO Asia core business is around Green Buildings and Energy Efficiency, therefore, it is a

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23
Oct

Start assessing your carbon footprint with the GHG protocol

More and more asset owners pay attention to their Carbon Footprint, such as Fortune 500 companies. As we have mentioned already in our previous article “Carbon Footprint – Methodology”, the building sector is accountable for nearly 40% of annual global GHG (Greenhouse gas) emissions (9.2 GtCO2 in 2015 according to IEA). This carbon footprint can be evaluated using the GHG

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19
Oct

TERAO Asia small office opening party – Welcome to our office!

On Wednesday 16th September, TERAO Asia welcomed customers and partners to have a small office opening party. Our new location is on West Nanjing Road, right at the exit of the subway station, which makes it convenient for the employees, the partners and the customers to come visit us and at the same time help to reduce their carbon footprint. This

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17
Sep

Our clients recommend us: Dominique Laloux, vice-chairman of ERLAB in China, about their new factory in Kunshan

At TERAO, we have the expertise to give advice on the design of a building. What for? To optimize energy consumption while being comfortable for its occupants. It is particularly vital in an industrial asset, where production lines could generate a lot of heat, and where comfort is at stake for the workers. One of our clients had this issue

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10
Sep

One of our team members has just become the only active HQE™ Certification Référent in China, guess who it is?

HQE (Haute Qualité Environnementale – High Environmental Quality) is a French-origin International green building standard. It has certified 85 million square meters in 26 countries, over the past 20 years. Example of the HQE certification (not official) The HQE™ certification is intended for projects under construction, renovation or in operation, whether residential or not, as well as urban planning and

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3
Sep

Meet the team – Yiyi Luo, Project Engineer at TERAO Asia

Today you will learn more about Yiyi, one of our Project Engineers, who has an Architect and Engineer background and whose inquiring mind makes her the fastest learner of our team. Q1: What is your role in TERAO and since when? YL: I have been project engineer in TERAO since October 2019. Q2: What do you like in your role at

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6
Aug

Our clients recommend us: Thibaud Brunel, formerly working for Argosy, about cold storage issue

Remember our article about cold storage case study “How TERAO can solve your energy issue? – Cold rack case study” ? This is a typical issue found in industrial assets that need to store goods or materials that need very specific and stable temperature. One of our clients had this issue and TERAO helped them to solve it. Thibaud Brunel,

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28
Jul

TERAO on TV: how TERAO is accompanying China in its energy transition?

TERAO is on French TV ! Our founder Michel Raoust was interviewed by French BFM Business channel to give his point of view on China energy transition and how TERAO is contributing to this evolution.   TERAO Interview by French BFM Business Channel (in French) As TERAO founder states, to reduce air pollution somehow, China has put a great effort in the

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20
Jul

TERAO presents “BREEAM In-Use case studies” with the BRE and Cushman and Wakefield

On July 16th, TERAO was invited by the BRE China to introduce case studies of BREEAM In-Use (BIU) projects, jointly with Cushman and Wakefield. During the event, the BRE China introduced BIU v6 to the audience and its updates compared to the 2015 version. Cushman and Wakefield team introduced the benefits of green buildings on buildings management fees, operation cost

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10
Jul

TERAO Asia China HQ have moved to a new location, can you guess where it is?

We are happy to announce TERAO Asia China HQ office has just moved to a new location.   It is with some bitterness that we left our Tonglefang office, with its famous Christmas market, nice green neighborhood and  restaurants. On the other hand, it is with great enthusiasm that we moved this new spacious office next to…Nanjing West Road metro

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