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  • News Buildings

    New Zero Energy Office Buildings Design Guide

    June 25, 2019 by CCE

    The guide was developed by ASHRAE, the American Institute of Architects, the Illuminating Engineering Society, and the U.S. Green Building Council with support and funding from the U.S. Department of Energy through the National Renewable Energy Laboratory — and it’s free.

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    CaGBC report recommends four measures that could boost the economy by billions

    October 4, 2016 by CCE

    CaGBC recommends greening existing buildings, deploying energy benchmarking, and adopting a net zero standard to help meet Canada’s 2030 climate change targets while stimulating economic growth. A new Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) report released in Ottawa during World Green

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    First builder-type home using zero energy opens

    September 14, 2015 by CCE

    The first home to be completed as part of a national program to show that standard builder-type houses can generate all their own energy needs has been completed. The Guelph “Net Zero Energy” home is in the Westminster Woods community