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New Frontiers School Board 'Our House' team
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Quebec carpentry students attempt LEED v4 certification on home that will be donated to Habitat for Humanity

...LEED green building rating system (three teachers are already certified with LEED credentials) and they are giving their students a chance to work on a register...

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

...LEED Gold, the second most rigorous level of certification, was the most common in this period. 36 LEED Certified 67 LEED Silver 90 LEED Gold 9 LEED P...

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OUR HOUSE: a community home building endeavour

...Quebec (the first time an English school board has won this award), Our House recently received final certification of LEED® Platinum. From the beginning to t...

LEED Platinum home donated to Habitat for Humanity
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Student-built LEED home delivered to Habitat for Humanity

...LEED certification (Platinum), and finally - give it to a family in need through the charity Habitat for Humanity . If all that wasn't challenging enough, add...

'Our House' fundraiser Jamboree in Ormstown, Quebec
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Habitat for Humanity 'Our House' fundraiser concert

...Quebec media, and their fundraiser Jamboree brought out some familiar names in the Quebec music scene. Read more about the project here . The following is episo...

A building made from K-Tect’s foam and steel structural insulated pane
Products and Materials

A New High Performance Wall System Makes Inroads Into the Ottawa Construction Market

...LEED Platinum Certified medical building. The panels are resistant to insects, rodents and moisture, and have a superior fire rating. With continued exposure to...

Teachers experimenting with insulated I-joists as wall studs
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Webisode # 2 following a carpentry school that is making big waves in Quebec

...Quebec media is loving it, and they are now reaching out to like-minded schools across the country to share ideas. One student from the nearby First Nation of...

LEED Condos in Lac Megantic
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CaGBC lends its support to rebuilding efforts in Calgary and Lac-Mégantic

...Quebec's LEED Canada for Homes Provider, Écohabitation , will work with the CaGBC and the town of Lac-Mégantic on the redevelopment. Écohabitation has already b...