A*STAR's platform for companies to testbed green building products in tropical climates was featured on media on 10 September 2017. Called the Intelligent Building Energy and Environmental Monitoring and Control System (i-BEEMS), the system is co-developed by EPGC and IHPC. Dr Koh Wee Shing, Senior Scientist, IHPC and Mr Alex Chong, Senior Manager, EPGC, were interviewed alongside Mr Lim Yew Meng, AGC Asia Pacific's executive director. With the use of i-BEEMS, the team has helped to test out a new type of glass panel solution developed by AGC. The news was reported on Channel News Asia
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