ISSUE 41 - FALL  2013

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Owens Corning

Zinco Canada Inc.

BC Hydro


Cement Association of Canada

BC Mon, Naturally:Wood

CaGBC Greater Toronto Chapter

IIDEX Canada

Morrison Hershfield



Canadian Precast Prestressed
Concrete Institute

All Weather Windows

Inline Fiberglass

Eco Insulating Glass

Forbo Flooring Systems

Ontario Tire Stewardship

CEU Article: The Earth Rangers Centre

Practical improvements to achieve LEED Platinum EB:O+M

the Earth rangers Centre [ErC] opened its
doors in 2004. Designed to be office space,
an animal rehabilitation hospital and long-term
animal care facility, this unique building was
designed to publicly affirm the environmental
mission of its owner, Earth rangers.  Read more ...


VanDusen Botanical Garden Visitor Centre

Net-zero building designed to meet
the Living Building Challenge system

Founded in 1971 and located five kilometres from downtown Vancouver, the VanDusen Botanical Garden preserves an important 22-hectare environmental oasis within an increasingly dense urban context.   Read more ...


Viewpoint Article - Building performance assessment

iiSBE Canada project to close the loop between theory and practice

iiSBE Canada, the Canadian arm of the International Initiative for a Sustainable Built Environment [iiSBE], an independent, non-profit group committed to advancing the sustainable building agenda within
Canada, has taken up the challenge of developing the knowledge base about the performance of leading high-performance Canadian green buildings.   Read More ...

Centre for Engineering Innovation

Benefits of new U of Windsor flagship building extend beyond campus

The Centre for Engineering Innovation is a strategically and sustainably designed project,
developed in conjunction with business and community leaders to have a transformative impact on not only the University of Windsor but also the surrounding city and region.   Read More ...