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….

Andres Duany, Architect and Urban Theorist

Part 1: Introduction; Background; Suburban sprawl patterns; the four major components; public realm/private realm Part 2: Zoning/Codes; Single Use vs. Mixed Use Planning; Traffic and congestion issues; Quality of Life issues; Scale and relation to physical compatibility vs. functional compatibility 9 part New Urbanism case study lecture Andres Duany, Architect and Urban Theorist.