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How smart are smart buildings?

What if the building you worked in knew who you were before you got through the door, could tell you your agenda for the day and adjusted the light and temperature to suit your needs wherever you were?

What if the building you worked in knew who you were before you got through the door, could tell you your agenda for the day and adjusted the light and temperature to suit your needs wherever you were? What if it were powered by renewables, produced more energy than it used and on top of this, every aspect of it – materials, position and relation to the immediate surroundings – further increased its energy efficiency?

This building exists. It’s called The Edge, is located in Amsterdam, and has been given the highest sustainability score ever awarded by the British rating agency BREEAM

Source: https://blog.iec.ch/

 

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