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Okanagan College
LEED Certification

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

Add another chapter to the sustainability story of Okanagan College’s Jim Pattison Centre of Excellence in Sustainable Building Technologies and Renewable Ener...

#BuildingLife #WGBW2019
Climate Change

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

...Sustainable Construction - with EcoHome! To read more about building sustainable green homes, see here , from the EcoHome Green Building Guides #BuildingLife ...

World's First All Electric Commercial Aircraft Test Flight Richmond Vancouver BC
Renewable Energy

World's First All-electric Commercial Aircraft - Successful Test Flight Richmond Vancouver BC

...sustainable transport such as : How to choose the best EV Which is the Best Home EV Charger? The Definitive Guide to EVSE's SUMO EV Car Sharin...

Tiny Houses for Sale, Plans, how to Build all here at EcoHome
Urban planning

Tiny Houses - The first official Tiny Home Eco Village in Canada gets approval in Okotoks

...sustainable home and community requirements; solar panels, personal gardens and a community garden to reduce residents’ environmental footprint. The specially d...

LEED Condos in Lac Megantic
LEED Certification

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

...sustainable houses. About CaGBC The CaGBC ( www.cagbc.org ) is the leading national industry organization advancing green building and sustainable community...

Design

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

...sustainable design, architectural excellence and technical innovation. Awards are given at the discretion of the jury. All Awards have equal ranking [no First, ...

USGBC Outstanding Single Family Home of the Year Earthship Farmstead
Design

Kaplan Thompson Earthship Farmstead home receives high praise from the USGBC

...sustainable materials were specified throughout the project. As parents of young children, our clients were rightly nervous about modern industrialized building...

Earth Day 50th Anniversary April 22 2020 - Ecohome
Climate Change

Earth Day 50th Anniversary is the 22 April 2020 - What's the History, and How can we all Help?

...Sustainable, Healthy Homes. Mike here even wrote an article on Earthships "back in the day", a trend started in the 70's, (see "Do Earthships work in cold clima...

LEED Certification

OUR HOUSE: a community home building endeavour

...sustainable-housing training organization, a philanthropic builder, generous sponsors, anonymous donors, site volunteers, and last but not least - a local rocks...