Awards / News

Design

Got a Home You Want to Show Off? Nominate Yourself for an Award.

...awards based on criteria of sustainable design, architectural excellence and technical innovation. Awards are given at the discretion of the jury. All Awards ha...

Mountain Equipment Co-op Head Office
Architecture

2015 Award Winning Project: Mountain Equipment Co-op Head Office

Originally published on the Sab Mag blog , click through to see the rest of this years awardees. Jury comment A very high-performance building that does ju...

The tallest Passive House in the world will soon be built in Vancouver BC
Urban planning

Passive House reaches new heights in Vancouver Canada!

Vancouver, Canada established their place as a leader in reducing carbon footprints of cities and homes years ago with their Greenest City 2020 Initiative led ...

Okanagan College
LEED Certification

Recognition keeps coming for one of world’s most sustainable buildings

...awards, including: International Architecture Awards’ Green GOOD DESIGN Award from the European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies Two awa...

Climate and Biodiversity Emergency Declared by UK Architects
Climate Change

UK Architects Declare Climate and Biodiversity Emergency

...awards, prizes and listings. Share knowledge and research to that end on an open source basis. Evaluate all new projects against the aspiration to contribut...

Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First IREE Certification
Renovation

Efficiency Capital Achieves Canada's First Retrofit IREE Certification

Efficiency Capital’s energy efficiency retrofit project across several WoodGreen Community Housing buildings is the first project in Canada to achieve the Inve...