Canadian / News

Toboom - Winner of Formica Canada’s Industrial Design Competition
Design

Canadian students win first prize at Formica’s 2021 FORM Student Innovation Competition

...Canadian students. Now in its fourth year, the competition invites architecture, interior design and furniture design students from across Canada and the U.S....

Design

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

...Canadian Green Building Awards recognize excellence in the design and execution of Canadian residential and non-residential buildings of all types, including ne...

Canadian LEED certification shows strong growth in first four months o
LEED Certification

Canadian LEED certification shows strong growth in first four months of 2015

...Canadians,” says Thomas Mueller, President and CEO of the Canada Green Building Council. “These organizations recognize the benefits of lower utility costs for ...

Mountain Equipment Co-op Head Office
Architecture

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

...Canadian Green Building Award winners or for more images of MEC's winning submision click through to the SAB Mag blog. And because this Mountain Equipment Co-...

Green Roof on Canadian Grocery Store
Environment

Green Roof on Canadian grocery store offers truly local produce

Most commercial green roofs in an urban area offer green space for occupants and manage rainwater, but large scale urban farming is even more valuable. We hear...

Canadian new vehicle sales to be zero emissions by 2035
Commuting

Canada requires all new light-duty cars and trucks sold in 2035 to produce no emissions

...Canadian Government will introduce a combination of investments and regulations to help Canadians - and the transportation sector - achieve the 100 percent zero...

Tesla solar roof
Renewable Energy

The Tesla Solar Roof price and release date

...Canadians have a disadvantage from the onset. If that's not enough to overheat your calculator, remember that you haven't even included your local electricity...

BC Energy Step Code - Building Sustainable Homes in Canada
Policy and Regulations

BC Leads the way in energy efficient housing and green job creation though the BC Energy Step Code

...Canadian Association of Consulting Energy Advisors, “ We’re seeing a real surge in exceptionally energy-efficient buildings and stable, well-paying jobs for peo...

Zero Waste to Landfill Project - Australian Supermarket Coles steps up
Lifestyle

Zero Waste to Landfill Pilot Project - Australian Grocery Store Coles

...Canadian chain Save on Foods (The Overwaitea Food Group) having the option to refill certain products (although this needs some major work to give more organic ...

California adds $1,500 incentive for new electric vehicles - Nov 2020
Commuting

California adds $1,500 incentive for new electric vehicles! Total state + fed incentives = up to $13.5K

...Canadian Incentives for Electric Vehicles How to Choose the Best Electric Vehicle Learn about EVSE's here, and How to Choose Which are the Best ...

CarbonCure low carbon footprint ready mix concrete
Products and Materials

Two startups cutting emissions from the use of concrete have won the $20 million Carbon Xprize.

...Canadian-based startups Carbon Upcycling-NLT and Carbon Corp. for technologies that incorporate carbon nanoparticles into building applications, and carbon nano...