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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...

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

Passive House reaches new heights in Vancouver Canada!

...Sustainable construction and energy efficiency are not the only standards that this building will contribute towards smarter and more eco-friendly cities, there...

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...

Coronavirus - clean energy & sustainables in jeopardy after covid-19 - IEA
Climate Change

Coronavirus poses a threat to climate action says The International Energy Agency (IEA)

...sustainable construction unless Governments channel economic stimulus initiatives into them... Find more pages about sustainable and resilient green building ...

Sky Group to open carbon neutral film studio by 2022
Climate Change

Media giant Sky set to build carbon neutral film studio just outside London, UK

...sustainable TV and film production hub in the world . We tend to believe that, since if any competitor came even close to such a lofty goal they would have been...

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...

New ecoMetrics Tool Unveiled at CaGBC Conference
Architecture

Diamond Schmitt Architects creates tool to compare energy use data across building types

Toronto-based Diamond Schmitt Architects is taking a leadership role in the development of a sustainable design databank focused on energy-use reduction. The f...

#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 ...

Climate and Biodiversity Emergency Declared by UK Architects
Climate Change

UK Architects Declare Climate and Biodiversity Emergency

...sustainable architecture is to design and construct buildings that are more efficient and consume less? How about that in North America we as home builders deci...

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...