On today’s episode, Colin Touhey, CEO of Pvilion visits with The Global Energy Leaders Podcast to discuss what’s beyond solar and how we should be focusing on thinking outside of the box when it comes to implementing solar into our everyday lives.
Robert Lerner and Henry Black from Pvilion are busy installing our solar fabric canopies in Brookhaven, GA at Skyla… https://t.co/Uvcuvws13N
While enjoying this Sunday's Super Bowl in Minneapolis, take a moment to appreciate the LEED Gold-certified U.S. Ba… https://t.co/gRiZRjySIU
Joe Corsi and Colin Touhey developing and testing scale models of deployable building systems at Pvilion's design s… https://t.co/h1oIaHo1D7
We are excited to announce our second successful collaboration with Tommy Hilfiger for their new solar tote which charges your mobile devices on the go! #sustainabledesign #wearabletech
Pvilion was honored to host the Lemelson-MIT InvenTeam from Maria Regina High School in Hartsdale, NY #wearabletechnology @lemelsonmit @mariareginahs
Researchers from the German Aerospace Center have developed the world’s first solar fuel reactor called CONTISOL. This device is capable of producing hydrogen fuel, without the intensive greenhouse gases, by using air to store & transfer heat.
Cornell Architecture’s Aleks Mergold and his 4th and 5th year Design Studio students at Pvilion offices discussing mechanized structure and flexible PV tensile structure tech. Pvilion’s Todd Dalland and Colin Touhey are co-teaching the studio which meets alternately in NYC and Ithaca.
Snohetta’s energy-positive hotel in the Arctic Circle #norway #svarthotel #360views @snohetta #sustainabledesign #greenbuilding #solar
Robert Lerner and Henry Black from Pvilion are busy installing our solar fabric canopies in Brookhaven, GA at Skyland Park. This off grid solar design is providing lighting and mobile charging for park visitors. #skylandpark #brookhavengeorgia #sustainabledesign #solarcanopies #offgrid
While enjoying this Sunday’s Super Bowl in Minneapolis, take a moment to appreciate the LEED Gold-certified U.S. Bank Stadium. Designed by HKS Architects, this energy efficient design offsets 100% of its electricity with renewable credits! #greenbuilding #leedcertified @hksarchitects @vikings #sustainability #superbowl52
Joe Corsi and Colin Touhey developing and testing scale models of deployable building systems at Pvilion’s design studio in Brooklyn, NY
NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio suing BP, Chevron, ConocoPhillips, ExxonMobil and Royal Dutch for their contribution to global warming. NYC will also divest its $5B pension fund of all fossil fuel investments! #sustainablenyc #nycmayor #mayordeblasio #greengoals💚 #sustainableliving #nyc
Check out NASA’s pedestrian-powered tiled pavilion that uses solar energy and foot traffic to produce power for your smartphones! #piezoelectricity #piezoelectric #solar @nasa @georgiatech
Congratulations to our Columbia GSAPP students, who successfully demonstrated and presented their dynamic solar facade system at final critique! Bravo! @columbiagsapp @todddalland @photobombsaway
Awesome rotating camper by sCarabane uses solar cells and retractable wind turbine for power @scarabanegct
Our graduate students from Columbia University's Graduate School of Architecture, Planning & Preservation fabricating a dynamic solar facade system that they've designed in their Wired Skins course. @columbiagsapp @photobombsaway @todddalland
We are busy at our manufacturing facility building our solar fabric canopies for Skyland Park in Brookhaven, GA #sustainabledesign #solarfabric #solarcanopy #solardesign #skylandpark #brookhavengeorgia #solarcharging #offgrid #tensionedfabric @photobombsaway @todddalland @hankleberry_finn
Our CEO, Colin Touhey, field testing the Meta 2 AR system by Metavision as a aid for prototyping #augmentedreality #metavision #meta2 #prototyping #designstudio #design
Pvilion is excited to partner with KG&D Architects, Caldwell & Walsh Construction and Yale University to design, engineer, fabricate and install our solar ready fabric canopy for the new Carol Roberts Field House #solarready #fabricarchitecture #tensionedfabric @yale @kgdarchitects #caldwellandwalsh #spring2018
Bird's eye view of our solar fabric tent at Camp Rockaway. Drone credit: Cody Raisig #sustainabledesign #offgrid #glampinglife #camprockawaybeach #forttilden #queens @camprockaway
The German gov't has funded a $17MM solar camp near the Syrian border that will provide energy for cell phones, refrigeration, fans, and lighting for greater security to +80K refugees. #zaatari #refugees #solar #solarpower @unhrc #humanity
Pvilion's Todd Dalland using physical modeling technique to design the fabric skin for a self-erecting frame tent at our Dumbo design studio #prototype #designstudio #modeling #tents #tensileengineering #tensilestructures @todddalland
Renewables Boom in Spite of Trump Admin! Nearly $30 Billion has been spent on wind & solar projects since Trump signed an executive order in March calling for a repeal of the Clean Power Plan #sustainability #greengoals💚 #solarpower #windpower