New Building Energy and Resource Program

Apologies for the lack of posts for a long time….Here’s what’s been happening, two years in the making.  A team of people, with support from Natural Resources Canada, BC Hydro and many local and regional stakeholders, have developed a comprehensive new program targeting energy and resource consumption and solutions for buildings and the built environment….

We’re really enjoying Colin Janz’s photography- here’s a couple more pictures:

VCEC Green Roof

We (the Vancouver Sustainable Building Advisor Program group) toured the new VCEC on Saturday – thank you to Robert Abbenhuis of Stantec. One feature not mentioned in the related article linked here that we observed is the presence of bee hives on the roof- the bees are necessary to pollinate the plants. More photography from…