TERAO Expertise

17
Sep

Our clients recommend us: Gaëtan Grand, General Manager of Fordia, Changzhou

At TERAO, we assist our client to reach their sustainability target, through energy efficiency calculations. They will not only save money on the long-term, but also preserving the resources. One of our clients had this objective in mind, and TERAO is accompanying them. Gaëtan Grand, General Manager at Fordia Changzhou shares his current experience with TERAO and why he would

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10
Sep

[Case study] Life Cycle Assessment: Logistic assets across China

Case study – Life cycle analysis: Logistics assets across China TERAO was asked to carry out a Life cycle analysis at early stage of 5 new projects located in China (5 logistics building). The goal was to create a baseline based on existing projects and help set up a carbon reduction target for the client. The assessment included the construction materials,

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17
Aug

LEED v4 BD+C Silver for Diana Petfood / a pet food processing and testing factory project in Chuzhou, Anhui

It is a pleasure to have certified with the support of our partner archetype, Diana pet food newest pet food processing factory located in Chuzhou, Anhui province. This project has obtained a Silver level LEED certification: The LEED consultancy mission was carried out by TERAO team in collaboration with archetype, the design institute.   Rendering of the factory DPF recognize

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29
Jul

Start your company Carbon footprint reduction plan with these official platforms (2/2)

As the second part of this carbon footprint reporting tool series, this article will focus on an analysis of CDP,UN Global Compact and RE100. CDP & UN Global Compact Both CDP and UN Global Compact initiatives date back to 2000. CDP was created by a global cooperation (UK, Germany and US) and UN Global Compact by the United Nations. Now, 21

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23
Jul

Start your company Carbon footprint reduction plan with these official platforms

Recently, an increasing number of MNCs and SMEs have been paying more and more attention to their Carbon footprint. These companies are looking for different international initiatives to help them to reduce their Carbon footprint. To make it easier for companies to choose from a myriad of organizations, TERAO selected six of them and conducted a detailed survey: Carbon Trust,

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15
Jul

New project – LEED and GBL consultancy for an industrial player in Suzhou: RADICI Group

It is a pleasure to announce one of our new projects: Sustainability assistance for Radici new plant in Suzhou including LEED and GBDL certifications. This is a greenfield project of about 17,000 sqm, including workshop, warehouse and office area. During the preliminary design stage, we conducted a Sustainability feasibility study which included studying energy efficiency strategies, some specific comfort topics

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11
Jun

Cerway and CSTB training for HQE (Chengdu): our colleague Yiyi was one the speakers

Last Wednesday 19th May, 2021, TERAO Asia was glad to speak at the training session for HQE organized by Cerway and CSTB. It was held within the 17th edition of the international Conference on Green and Energy- efficient building and new technologies and Products Expo, in Chengdu. During this event, our colleague Yiyi Luo shared her feedback about the recent

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7
Apr

Wuhan project to pass the HQE™ pre-assesment at Design stage

After 18 hours of evaluation with the HQE Auditor Frédéric Leconte, our TERAO Asia team assisted the projects of Space Museum and Exhibition hall in the Wuhan Caidian Sino-French Eco-City to pass the HQE Design stage pre-certification. HQE (Haute Qualité Environnementale – High Environmental Quality) is a French-origin International green building standard.  It is intended for projects under construction, renovation

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19
Mar

[Case study] Carbon footprint assessment: Vietnam textile factory

How TERAO can help you to assess your carbon footprint? Here is a case study for a textile factory in Vietnam.   Case study – Vietnam factory carbon footprint study TERAO’s team worked as a specialist to assess carbon footprint for a specific case. A Vietnam based client wanted to assess the CO2 emission for all the activities involved in their

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12
Mar

Look back on “The Sustainable Factory” event by German Chamber in China and GAMI in Suzhou

Last Tuesday 9th March, in Suzhou, was held “The Sustainable Factory” seminar & panel discussion by the German Chamber of Commerce in China, at GAMI – Global Advanced Manufacturing Institute. The concern around sustainability is growing among governments, corporations and civil society, and it applies to factories.    The event was held at GAMI, Suzhou Manuel Ramos, GM of TERAO

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4
Mar

SONG Dan receives BREEAM Assessor of the year award

Last Wednesday 3rd March, 2021 the BRE (Building Research Establishment) China organized its annual BRE China Award ceremony at the Langham Shanghai hotel in Xintiandi, Shanghai. It was also the celebration of the 30th anniversary of BREEAM certification system. During this event, TERAO Asia team was glad to receive not only one but two recognition prizes. BRE China awards and

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19
Feb

Our clients recommend us: Fabrice Demichel, managing director of PRD China

At TERAO, we assist our client to get green building certification. What for? For asset owners or investors to ensure their buildings respond to a certain sustainability standard. It will let the building have more value during its lifetime and for the selling of the asset in the future. One of our clients had this objective in mind, and TERAO

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4
Feb

TERAO at CCIFC Shaping Tomorrow Round Table

On 1st February, 2021, the CCIFC (French Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China) Shanghai organized the “Shaping Tomorrow Round Table” inviting the different winners of the Green Business and Good Planet trophy to share their views on Sustainability. TERAO Asia team was glad to participate, along with the 3 other winners of Green Business Award (Doucéa, Faurecia and ICICLE)

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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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