CSC Vancouver Chapter: Understanding Embodied Carbon in Glass

Date: March 9, 2023
Location: Hotel Le Soleil – 567 Hornby Street, Vancouver, B.C. (in-person) or Zoom
Presenter: Bryce Given with Vitro Architectural Glass
Registration/Lunch begins: 11:30 a.m.
Presentation: 12:00 p.m.

Presented by Bryce Given with Vitro Architectural Glass, participants of this one hour presentation will learn how high-performance architectural glass contributes to embodied carbon and how it can significantly improve the energy efficiency of buildings while reducing their operational carbon.

Learning Objectives

  • Defining Embodied Carbon and where to find this information for a manufactured product.
  • Reducing Embodied Carbon and Operational Carbon to positively affect the natural environment quality.
  • Strategically selecting combinations of low-e coatings and glass substrates to lower building energy usage and Operational Carbon.
  • Planning for challenges to a project’s Embodied Carbon reduction goals and the maintenance of sustainable building practices.

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