CaGBC

green recovery

Design Quarterly

CaGBC launches green recovery initiative

Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has launched a new green recovery initiative, calling for government investment that prioritizes green building.
zero carbon building

REMI Network

Scotia Plaza marks zero carbon building milestone

Scotia Plaza's 40 King St. West building in Toronto has become the largest certified zero carbon building in Canada at more than 1.5 million square feet.
green buildings

Design Quarterly

Green buildings can re-ignite Canada’s economy

CaGBC has released its recommendations on how the green building industry can contribute to Canada’s post-COVID-19 economic recovery.
CaGBC training

Construction Business

CaGBC study highlights gaps in zero carbon training

A new CaGBC study looks at the zero carbon training and education needs of engineers, architects, and renewable energy specialists.
zero carbon zcb

Design Quarterly

CaGBC launches ZCB Standard Version 2

ZCB Standard Version 2 is designed to accelerate adoption of zero carbon building practices, helping Canada to meet its climate targets.
LEED Platinum

REMI Network

Condo is LEED Platinum first for Toronto

Aqualina at Bayside is the first high-rise condo in Toronto to earn LEED Platinum certification.
LEED Gold

REMI Network

MUHC celebrates second LEED Gold certification

The McGill University Health Centre is the first hospital in Quebec to receive two LEED Gold achievements.
zero carbon

Design Quarterly

Canada’s first 10 Zero Carbon buildings certified

CaGBC is helping Canada eliminate carbon emissions with 10 projects certifying under its Zero Carbon Building (ZCB) Standard.
LEED v4 milestone

Construction Business

LEED v4 hits 1,000 Canadian project milestone

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is celebrating a new milestone as Canadian LEED v4 project registrations surpass the 1,000 mark.
Ferris Elementary

REMI Network

Ferris Elementary wins Greenest School in Canada competition

As part of World Green Building Week, the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) and the Canada Coalition for Green Schools recognize Canadian schools that promote sustainability and offer programs that encourage awareness of environmental issues.
Sun Life Building

Construction Business

Sun Life Building receives LEED Platinum

CaGBC has awarded LEED Platinum certification (Existing Building) to the Sun Life Building, the highest level of recognition for LEED Green Buildings.

REMI Network

Humber College’s NX building achieves design certification

The retrofitted building will be one of the most energy efficient in North America.

REMI Network

CaGBC honours green building leaders

The awards recognize individuals and organizations that demonstrate outstanding industry leadership and who have made significant contributions to the CaGBC’s mission and goals in advancing green building in Canada.

REMI Network

CaGBC launches energy disclosure challenge

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) is challenging property stakeholders to be more open about their energy, water, and carbon usage. On March 27, the
Canadian wood

REMI Network

CaGBC launches initiative to encourage data transparency

According to CaGBC public energy disclosure is in its "infancy" in Canada.
climate action fund

Canadian Facility Management & Design

CaGBC receives support from Climate Action Fund

The Government of Canada is providing up to $496,333 in funding to the Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) through the Climate Action Fund.
Okanagan College

Canadian Facility Management & Design

Okanagan College building certified LEED Platinum

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) recently awarded Okanagan College its second LEED Platinum certification for its new trades building in Kelowna.