Date(s) - 18/11/2020 - 09/12/2020
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The embodied carbon emissions from new buildings alone are set to exceed 100 gigatons by 2060*. This webinar series looks at the solutions available for reducing the carbon emissions associated with the construction of buildings.
18/11/20 | 1pm | Introduction to Whole Life Carbon and LCA – Stephen Barrett, IGBC
What is Building Whole life carbon, Embodied Carbon and Life cycle assessment (LCA) Why is it important? How is it done. What tools can I use? What data should I use? Where can I get further training?
25/11/20 | 1pm | Life Cycle Assessment for Investors – Paul Cleary, IPUT & Conor Hayes, Arup
Case study on whole life carbon. Why should investors and developers consider embodied carbon and whole life carbon assessment? What are the challenges? What are the opportunities?
02/12/20 | 1pm | Environmental Product Declarations for manufacturers and specifiers – Pat Barry, IGBC & Peter Seymour, Ecoreview
What are EPD? Why do I need one? When does a product need an EPD or when is it a subset of a Building LCA? How do I use one? Can I get help in developing an LCA and how are they developed?
09/12/20 | 4pm | How to compare data in EPD – Phil Northcott, C Change Labs
The data in EPD is complex and difficult to compare side by side. How can the EC3 tool help compare data in the EPD?
This training is part of the Life Level(s) project grant agreement number LIFE 18 GIE/ES/000911 Life for LLL(s)