The last workshop by Nornet LCA was held in Helsinki on 4th of October 2016, at VTT Technical Research Centra of Finland.

Focus for the day was “Building life cycle assessments in the Nordic countries: New LCA based information”.

Read the program and the presentations below.

Normative development as a driver for LCA

Presentation by Matti Kuittinen, Ministry of the Environment

System boundaries for LCA of design options

Presentation by Peter Ylmén, SP

Life cycle GHG emissions calculation for materials use in Norwegian ZEBs

Presentation by Selamawit Mamo Fufa, Sintef

LCA for Local energy production and energy storage systems

Presentation by Sirje Vares & Jari Shemeikka, VTT

How to define sustainable material - Nordic case

Presentation by Jessica Karhu, Green Building Council Finland

IMPACT Environmental module - a proof of concept project

Christoffer Jonsson, StruSoft

Environmental- and climate adapted building regulations

Presentation by Kristina Einarsson, Swedish National Board of Housing, Building and Planning (Boverket)

LCA of design for disassembly strategies applied for an office building case study

Presentation by Leonora Charlotte Malabi Larsen, MT Højgaard A/S, Denmark

lca tool for early design stages

Presentation by Sussie Stenholt Madsen, Danish Building Research Institute