July 28, 2014Daily News
B.C. local governments calling for building energy use to be reported
A group of local governments in the Lower Mainland of B.C., including the City of Vancouver, has approved a motion, "Benchmarking Tools for Building Energy Use." The resolution supports requiring large building owners to report their...
Jul 22, 2014 12:01PM
Quebec consulting engineers write to Charbonneau Commission
The Association of Consulting Engineers of Quebec/l'Association des ingénieurs-conseil du Québec (AICQ) has sent a memorandum to the Charbonneau Commission of Inquiry. The Commission is looking into corruption in the construction...
Jul 22, 2014 11:49AM
Canadian Forces Station in St. John's consolidates from sprawling campus
A $156-million consolidated Canadian Forces Station has officially opened in Pleasantville, St. John's, Newfoundland.
Jul 22, 2014 11:46AM
Ontario could benefit from Quebec's overflowing hydro electricity
Quote: "Quebec is the fourth-largest producer of hydroelectric power in the world and its electricity rates are among the lowest in North America. Its residential rates are 45 per cent lower than ours [in Ontario] and its industrial rates are...
Jul 22, 2014 11:44AM
LED lights used for data transfer
While LEDs have become the byword for lighting buildings energy efficiently, a Mexican company is now developing a product that not only lights up a building interior, but also transmits data at vastly increased rates.
Jul 22, 2014 11:43AM