Dr. Yuen is a specialist in sustainable, environmental and low energy/ carbon built environment design. Dr Yuen has a proven track record applying her expertise in air / wind flow, thermal physics and aerodynamics to the built environment. Dr. Yuen has made technical and practical recommendations to planners, architects and engineers on concept through to detailed designs on wide range of sustainable applications, as well as provided practical solutions that utilise free energy available from the environment and achieve an optimum balance between environmental impact, social benefit and financial return for her clients and the local community.
Dr. Yuen has substantial experience in hands-on wind tunnel measurements, computational fluid dynamics, solar overshadow and daylight modelling. In only two years in Hong Kong. Dr. Yuen has contributed to setting standards and benchmarks for sustainable buildings and masterplans, and is one of three consultants who spearheaded advisory services for air ventilation assessments in Hong Kong.
Dr. Yuen is a board director of BEAM Society since 2009 and serves in the Technical Review Committee (TRC) of BEAM Society as an expert adviser since 2008. Dr. Yuen’s active involvement in the low carbon built environment helps to steer the future development if BEAM Plus; and to improve the robustness of the technical quality of BEAM Plus New Buildings, Existing Buildings and Interiors. Dr. Yuen is one of the first to attain LEED AP and WELL AP in Hong Kong, and is the first BREEAM® International Assessor in Hong Kong.
Dr. Yuen advises organisations on their CSR strategies and helps to spearhead their carbon, water and waste reduction programs, certified to international standards.
Dr. Yuen is supported by a team of experienced and dynamic consultants with doctoral and postgraduate training and LEED APs. Each of us has an inquisitive and creative mind that challenges conventions. At CO2nnsulting, we care for each other, and believe that our well-being is as important as our work. We have learnt that the best work is only possible when everyone’s minds are focused and one and the same goal.
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