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February 13, 2020

It is Time to Reclaim the Public Interest

As we rush towards possibly environmentally damaging projects or other get-someone-rich-quick schemes we need to make sure we are doing so with our eyes wide open. Cost Benefit Analysis reduces all dimensions of a decision – people, planet, profits – to one: net welfare. Are we, as a group, better off? This well-established and standardized approach needs to be used much more to guide us in our project and policy decisions. CBA values society’s best interests, the public interest.

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February 4, 2020

People, Data & Automation Trends

Two big trends will dominate the future for architects, engineers, and planners.

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November 6, 2019

Resiliency and Sustainability Experts Meet in Toronto

Autocase hosted over 50 of Toronto's resilience and sustainability experts at Evergreen Brick Works for a day of conversation on high performance and resilient buildings and sites.

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September 24, 2019

Reduced GHG Emissions: Building Owners Can Spread the Gains

It's Climate Week and buildings are among the “culprits” associated with the production of greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.

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September 4, 2019

Autocase for Building Portfolios

New in Autocase - the ability to bundle your building designs into portfolios. 

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August 7, 2019

Where Does That Number Come From?

One of questions we at Autocase get most frequently is "where does that number come from?" Here's how to drill-down into the results.

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August 2, 2019

Autocase for Buildings – Customized Results

New features in the results section of Autocase for Buildings.

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August 1, 2019

Life Cycle Cost Analysis Risk Ranges

Autocase for Buildings recently added risk ranges for our Life Cycle Cost Analysis (LCCA).

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July 31, 2019

Transparent – Autocase’s Open Access to Advanced Inputs

We do our best to make Triple Bottom Line Cost Benefit Analysis (TBL-CBA) of your building designs as easy as possible. So we put in defaults wherever we can so you don't have to.

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July 30, 2019

New Recreation Benefit – Open Space Project Goal

We've added Open Space as a project goal for your building project. If your design includes green space that allows for recreational activities, Autocase will calculate the benefits to the building occupants and/or the broader community. Activities include walking, picnicking, and various sports and other recreational activities.

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