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Canadian new vehicle sales to be zero emissions by 2035

Canada requires all new light-duty cars and trucks sold in 2035 to produce no emissions vehicles, including: Incentives that help with the upfront costs of zero-emission vehicles; Investments in zero-emission charging infrastruc...

Zero Waste to Landfill Project - Australian Supermarket Coles steps up

Zero Waste to Landfill Pilot Project - Australian Grocery Store Coles waste to landfill store will help Coles find new ways to reduce waste in stores. Sustainable Supermarkets start with zero waste “Waste management is a ...

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

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Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030
Energy efficiency

Trane Technologies Plans to Cut Product Carbon Emissions in Half by 2030 global carbon emissions by 2050. “As a climate innovator, we can make a significant contribution to solving climate change,” said Mike Lamach, chairman a...

The Top Construction Trends for USA & Canada in 2021!
Climate Change

Our Top Home Building Trends for 2021! emissions by 2050. The good news for US homeowners, is that this would come in conjunction with the upgrading of millions of buildings and homes to make ...

Toboom - Winner of Formica Canada’s Industrial Design Competition

Canadian students win first prize at Formica’s 2021 FORM Student Innovation Competition VOC paints Choosing zero-formaldehyde and VOC-free new furniture Learn about the benefits of a free Ecohome Network Membership here . ...

The VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre

The VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre energy on an annual basis; sequesters enough carbon to achieve carbon neutrality; uses filtered rainwater for the building’s greywater requirements; and tr...

New ecoMetrics Tool Unveiled at CaGBC Conference

Diamond Schmitt Architects creates tool to compare energy use data across building types energy use, bring value to our client, our team, and contribute to the public discourse on energy use reduction."

Earth Day 2021 – America Mobilizes to make Earth Day every Day!
Climate Change

And so it's Earth Day, Again...

...Zero Carbon homes - the Ecohome S1600 prefab comes close! Future-proof building techniques for a changing climate Find more about green home constru...

Carbon negative concrete CMU blocks
Climate Change

Carbon negative concrete goes into pioneering “green” CMU blocks – Quebec leads the way!

...Zero Carbon Homes - The S1600 Prefab Eco Home is affordably close Low-emission concrete blocks and paver stones Also, find out about the benefits of...

USGBC Outstanding Single Family Home of the Year Earthship Farmstead

Kaplan Thompson Earthship Farmstead home receives high praise from the USGBC energy (or energy positive!), Passivhaus and LEED for Homes were the stated performance goals. Our previous experience with Net-Zero homes would serve us w...