Serious Materials, which makes energy-efficient building materials, branches into energy management software for commercial buildings, an increasingly crowded area.
Can drywall be carbon neutral? Start-up CleanBoard plans to use a solar-powered factory to make wall board from entirely recycled materials.
The Serious Materials drywall will cure itself, so the factory it plans to build will only require a 100-kilowatt solar system, enough to power about 33 homes.
QuietRock and QuietWood are wall coverings from Serious Materials that dampen sound.