Buildings and Beyond – Steven Winter Associates, Inc.

Buildings and Beyond – Steven Winter Associates, Inc.

Latest Episodes

Why is Kitchen Ventilation So Important? With Dr. Iain Walker from LBNL
April 02, 2019

To advance our knowledge of kitchen ventilation, we invited building scientist and ventilation expert, Dr. Iain Walker, from Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory to discuss strategies for controlling byproducts associated with cooking.

High-Performance Building Enclosures with Bill Zoeller
March 26, 2019

On this episode of Buildings and Beyond, we talk with building enclosures expert, Bill Zoeller. Bill shares some strategies that professionals should consider when designing and constructing building enclosures and high-performance wall assemblies.

Electrifying Buildings with Richard Faesy
March 19, 2019

The electrification of buildings has become a growing trend in both residential and commercial sectors. Consumers that combine energy efficiency measures with newer heat-pump technologies can reduce both their utility bills and their carbon emissions.

The True Cost of Building Better Homes with Tim McDonald
March 12, 2019

By incorporating new strategies in design and construction, Tim McDonald explains the top three things developers, designers, and builders should think about when creating quality, efficient, and affordable housing.

E8: Smart Buildings
September 25, 2018

Today we are talking to David Unger, Founder of Sentient Buildings and an expert in the strategy and implementation of IoT technologies that help to create smarter buildings.

E7: Improving the Efficiency of Your Single-Family Home
September 18, 2018

Sri discusses ways to maximize a home’s value by taking advantage of incentives, enhancing existing infrastructure, and making the key decisions that may benefit your family’s health and comfort for years come.

E6: Zero Energy Buildings – The Equation is Easier Than You Think!
September 11, 2018

Mainstream demand for highly efficient, resilient, and cost-effective buildings is greater than ever before. More people are looking to integrate zero energy design and construction strategies without having to sacrifice modern conveniences and amenities.

E5: Getting The Most From Heat Pumps
August 28, 2018

Air-source heat pumps (ASHPs) are a booming business. In the Northeast, manufacturers report that sales of residential systems have increased by 25-35% per year over the past 5-10 years. We’ve seen more and more systems being installed in all types of ...

E4: ‘All Access’ with Peter Stratton
August 21, 2018

There are approximately 57 million Americans living with disabilities in the United States. Given this information, we must do our part to ensure that people with disabilities have equal access to opportunities afforded to everyone – starting with equa...

E3: Solar PV – The Revolution Continues
August 14, 2018

On episode three of Buildings and Beyond, Kelly interviews SWA’s solar expert, Eric Wallace, to discuss the various factors affecting solar PV growth including changes in technology, policy, and financing.