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

...formance home that will be built by their students, then donated to famillies in need through Habitat for Humanity. This project is garnering tons of attentio...

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...

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

...fordable housing projects, with another 42 registered for certification. For more information on this program, please contact LEED Canada for Homes . Media In...

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

...for giving us the opportunity to be involved. The project is still in the design phase, but they hope to have final designs before Christmas. Here is episode ...

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

...For more information on this program, please contact LEED Canada for Homes or visit our webpage at www.cagbc.org/affordablehomes . “We are very proud to suppo...

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 credentials) and they are giving their students a chance to work on a registered LEED for Homes building project. Having project experience is essential to...

Smart Homes of the Future, Survey reveals what Adults & Kids think sustainable

The Future of Smart Homes, a recent survey explores how our homes will change to respond to climate change

...forward-thinking ideas to help us move into a smarter future, where we as individuals take more responsibility for caring for our planet. One idea we're in favo...

Tiny Houses now Legal in Washington State

Tiny Houses - Washington State legalizes tiny homes & Eco-villages for Affordable Housing in WA

...for Tiny Houses on wheels throughout the state marks a significant turning point for affordable housing in WA. In growing cities without enough homes for all ...

#BuildingLife #WGBW2019
Climate Change

This week is World Green Building Week - & EcoHome makes its pledge

...LEED & Passive House ready prefab kit homes, see here. Did you know buildings and construction are responsible for 39% of global energy-related carbon emissio...

Climate and Biodiversity Emergency Declared by UK Architects
Climate Change

UK Architects Declare Climate and Biodiversity Emergency

...for our construction Code deficiencies, and as an extra way of making money, for example! Profit is a thing, sure, staying in business and providing for our f...

Tesla Solar Panel Special Offer USA September 2019
Renewable Energy

Solar Panels Special Offer from Tesla in US - September 2019!

...for Tesla Solar long term. Tesla Solar Panel Rental - the history of the deal Before the latest Tesla incentive the solar panel system was on sale for $9,50...