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Dec
06
Build The Foundation First [Nexus Newsletter #104]

Build The Foundation First [Nexus Newsletter #104]

Hey friends, There are four weeks left in 2021! For the last six Nexus Newsletters, we’re exploring my top
2 min read
Dec
02
🎧 #079: Unpacking Stanford University's Smart Buildings Program and Road to Net Zero

🎧 #079: Unpacking Stanford University's Smart Buildings Program and Road to Net Zero

β€œWe needed an incredible sophistication at the building level, but we also need to do this in a way that
50 min read
Nov
29
Reporting isn't enough [Nexus Newsletter #103]

Reporting isn't enough [Nexus Newsletter #103]

Hey friends, There are five weeks left in 2021! For the last six Nexus Newsletters, we’re exploring my top
4 min read
Nov
24
🎧 #078: Stacy Smedley on the road to zero carbon construction and where technology fits

🎧 #078: Stacy Smedley on the road to zero carbon construction and where technology fits

β€œStep one (of 3) on reducing embodied carbon emissions is to start thinking about if we have to build a
37 min read
Nov
22
"Green" β†’ ESG and the carbon flywheel [Nexus Newsletter #102]

"Green" β†’ ESG and the carbon flywheel [Nexus Newsletter #102]

Hey friends, There are six weeks left in 2021! For these last six Nexus Newsletters, let’s explore my top
3 min read
Nov
22
"That Net Zero building? Clearly it's using coal." [Nexus Newsletter #99]

"That Net Zero building? Clearly it's using coal." [Nexus Newsletter #99]

Hey friends, A few weeks back, we talked about avoiding carbon washing by using clear terminology. As we covered, the
2 min read
Nov
17
🎧 #077: Jon McFarlane on an open source building operating system and enabling true automation

🎧 #077: Jon McFarlane on an open source building operating system and enabling true automation

β€œYou can build anything on top and change things rapidly. Because of the platform business model, there's an ecosystem, so
43 min read
Nov
15
🏒  > The Sum Of Its Parts [Nexus Newsletter #101]

🏒 > The Sum Of Its Parts [Nexus Newsletter #101]

Do you ever find yourself having the same conversation over and over again? One that keeps coming up for me:
3 min read
Nov
11
🎧 #076: The evolving role of the Master Systems Integrator (MSI)

🎧 #076: The evolving role of the Master Systems Integrator (MSI)

β€œThose that adapt and recognize what's coming will continue to live on and those who want to keep their Blockbuster
49 min read
Nov
07
πŸ“… How Local, Grassroots Collaboration Creates Smarter Buildings [Nexus Live Broadcast]

πŸ“… How Local, Grassroots Collaboration Creates Smarter Buildings [Nexus Live Broadcast]

Once per month, we host industry-shifting conversations in front of a live audience. These sessions are education-driven, they cut through
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