July 22, 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
Construction of PanAm Games venues under budget
The organizing committee of Toronto's 2015 PanAm and ParaPan games reported last week that construction is "hitting the home stretch." The TO2015 committee says that so far 53% of the total original capital budget of $730 million has been spent...
Jul 22, 2014 11:59AM
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