- 14 Sep
Commercial Application of Solatube Daylighting System
Business owners are constantly looking for ways to provide a better in-store experience to their customers. An often overlooked, but still critical, part of the retail experience is lighting. Research has shown that daylight helps to reduce eye strain and increase visual performance, thereby allowing people to perform tasks longer and more accurately. Good lighting, especially natural daylight, can have a positive impact on the overall shopping experience.
World Green Building Council report makes the case for Natural Ventilation – it’s not about saving energy – it’s about saving staff!
- 02 Sep
Impact of better indoor conditions on productivity of employees
Making the Case for Natural Ventilation and the importance of proper ventilation in a workplace.
Latest Blog post by Breathing Buildings Consulting Engineer Owen Connick.
- 02 Sep
How Daylight Boosts Student and Teacher Performance
Research spurred by sustainable school initiatives and heightened international test score competition has shown that daylight has a large positive impact on student and teacher performance. With several decades of studies to draw from, the data makes it clear that schools with a "daylight deficit" are missing the chance for serious educational improvement, and may be hurting their students in the process.
- 23 Aug
How Does Daylight Affect Worker Productivity?
From the dawn of the electric age, scientific research has shown that access to natural lighting is one of the most important factors in boosting worker productivity and overall well-being. From silk weavers in the 1920s to workers in the high-tech offices and mega-warehouses of today, studies paint a clear picture of the vital need to provide employees with quality daylight.
- 19 Aug