Tony Robinson

Tony Robinson

Tony Robinson, MS, is president of Axis Building Consultants and Adjunct Professor of Environmental Sustainability at Southern Methodist University. He is the author and dditor of the book High Performance Buildings: A Guide For Owners & Managers (Fairmont/CRC/Taylor & Francis 2013). Tony is also co-founder of Transformation: A Journal of Literature, Ideas & the Arts.

    Red and Blue Make Green @ SXSW Eco 2014

    Tony Robinson | Saturday, October 25, 2014
    For the past five years I’ve regularly attended conferences on sustainability, clean technology, green building and energy engineering - most recently, SXSW Eco 2014. Others I have attended include Tech Connect World, the World Energy Engineering Congress, GreenBuild, and the New Cities Summit. Sp... More »

    The dirt on regulating chemicals in the building industry

    Tony Robinson | Sunday, January 12, 2014
    Necessary and sometimes benign, chemicals are in everything we touch, smell, inhale and ingest.  They exist naturally in the environment and human beings have discovered how to harvest them and create synthetic chemical compounds for a myriad of uses. We know there are thousands of natural chemical... More »

    Sustainability: The intersection of energy, economy & environmental justice

    Tony Robinson | Tuesday, January 7, 2014
    I teach two courses in Environmental Sustainability at SMU and I have been involved with energy efficiency and sustainability for more than 20 years.  From the teaching standpoint, Environmental Sustainability is an interdisciplinary field of inquiry which examines the relation between energy and e... More »