An office building in Markham, Ontario's technology hub plans to be the first net positive energy office building in Canada.
Living through construction may be a fact of life for city dwellers, but living through construction can be a fact of life and death for hospital patients.
Indoor air quality specialists concur that larger commercial buildings are among the better places to be when outdoor conditions are compromised since HVAC systems typically incorporate air filtration.
Last year, the commercial real estate industry faced a number of diverse challenges and successes that are expected to develop throughout 2017. Here, REMI’s award-winning
Electric actuators are nothing new, but their positive impact on the environment can be easily overlooked. While many individuals and companies are still opting for hydraulic or pneumatic systems, electric systems can do the same job with more green benefits.
A recent survey reveals that Canadian business leaders generally undervalue the return on investment from energy efficiency.
The City of Vancouver is rethinking demolition and taking a new approach to managing demolition ‘waste.'
Mission 2030 sets a target to eliminate construction, renovation and demolition waste from landfill over the next 18 years.
Environmental hazards pose significant potential liability for construction contractors yet the risks associated with violating protection legislation often are given little consideration. Contraventions of Alberta’s
A new voluntary standard, SERA, will enable developers of green projects to specify certified aggregates and/or help them to identify ...
The CaGBC has expanded its offering of LEED rating systems. With the proliferation of these products, choosing the most appropriate one ...