Rising sea levels / Guides

Canada one of the top 10 countries building LEED homes
LEED Homes

The top 10 countries outside the U.S. certifying buildings with the LEED rating system

...rising sea levels.” The list of the top 10 countries for LEED reflects the global adaptability of the world’s most widely used and recognized system guiding t...

As our climate adapts to human carbon emissions, homes have to change
Lifestyle and environment

Changing homes in a changing climate

...Sea levels are rising, tropical storms are getting more frequent, and large rainfall and flood events are happening more often. In 2012, the Insurance Bureau ...

Flooded streets impervious surfaces - Calgary Alberta
Rainwater Collection & Watering

Rainwater management and water-permeable surfaces

...rising sea levels and increased storm surges; obviously this is made much worse if such a city is dropping at the same time. And the numbers are more significan...

Resilient Homes, why they're important in dealing with Climate Change
Lifestyle and environment

Resilient Homes; Why we need to build to withstand climate change events

...seas are about four degrees above normal, while some areas are beating the norm by 10 degrees. “For sea surface temperatures, that’s just astronomical,” said Ri...