Green Energy Archive

  •   Simply Green aims to become Canada’s leading force in sustainability and efficiency by 2025   When it comes to helping Canadians reduce energy consumption, Simply Green Home Services Inc. adheres to the ‘out-with-the-old, in-with-the-new’ approach – in more ways than one. So much so, […]

    The New Generation of Canadian Energy

      Simply Green aims to become Canada’s leading force in sustainability and efficiency by 2025   When it comes to helping Canadians reduce energy consumption, Simply Green Home Services Inc. adheres to the ‘out-with-the-old, in-with-the-new’ approach – in more ways than one. So much so, […]

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  •   Sinclair Construction takes a collaborative stance to reinforce its reputation as an industry leader Many builders talk the talk about sustainable strategies, but Sinclair Construction takes the discussion to a whole new level. An early proponent of a more sustainable approach within the residential […]

    Trendsetter in sustainability

      Sinclair Construction takes a collaborative stance to reinforce its reputation as an industry leader Many builders talk the talk about sustainable strategies, but Sinclair Construction takes the discussion to a whole new level. An early proponent of a more sustainable approach within the residential […]

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  •         Derek Nicholson Incorporated has developed a stellar reputation working with some of Canada’s most innovative architects   The words ‘cutting edge’ come to mind whenever one thinks about the work done by Derek Nicholson Incorporated. It’s easy to see why. As […]

    On the cutting edge

            Derek Nicholson Incorporated has developed a stellar reputation working with some of Canada’s most innovative architects   The words ‘cutting edge’ come to mind whenever one thinks about the work done by Derek Nicholson Incorporated. It’s easy to see why. As […]

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  • Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building Lauded with AIA Sustainable Design Award GSA project highlighted as example of reducing operating costs, saving tax payer money and providing healthier work space for a federal agency The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and its Committee on the Environment […]

    AIA – Top Ten Plus

    Edith Green-Wendell Wyatt Federal Building Lauded with AIA Sustainable Design Award GSA project highlighted as example of reducing operating costs, saving tax payer money and providing healthier work space for a federal agency The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and its Committee on the Environment […]

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  •   Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre built to world’s strictest environmental standards By Sarah Hicks Walking through the Hollidge Tract of the York Regional Forest today it is difficult to believe that a century ago it was a treeless wasteland. Yet as recently […]

    Forest Stewardship and Education Centre wins Environmental Design Award

      Bill Fisch Forest Stewardship and Education Centre built to world’s strictest environmental standards By Sarah Hicks Walking through the Hollidge Tract of the York Regional Forest today it is difficult to believe that a century ago it was a treeless wasteland. Yet as recently […]

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  • Unique solar installation system on brownfield site increases productivity of property The concept makes perfect sense to Bill Panagiotakopoulos and the Owner/CEO of Cardinal Group Inc. aims to share his vision with the world. He knows that over the past decade the solar energy industry […]

    Double duty

    Unique solar installation system on brownfield site increases productivity of property The concept makes perfect sense to Bill Panagiotakopoulos and the Owner/CEO of Cardinal Group Inc. aims to share his vision with the world. He knows that over the past decade the solar energy industry […]

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  • Toronto’s first wood-frame condo development features character and sustainability Toronto is known as a city with a vibrant, cross-cultural population mix, but that penchant for diversity is now extending into the housing market as well. With the construction of Heartwood the Beach Condos, the traditional […]

    Heartwood the Beach

    Toronto’s first wood-frame condo development features character and sustainability Toronto is known as a city with a vibrant, cross-cultural population mix, but that penchant for diversity is now extending into the housing market as well. With the construction of Heartwood the Beach Condos, the traditional […]

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  • Owens Corning Canada and a team of 5 leading builders have partnered to build affordable net zero homes in 5 communities across Canada The future is now for net-zero housing in Canada. Owens Corning was the proponent of a national demonstration project launched by Natural […]

    Pinnacle of energy efficiency

    Owens Corning Canada and a team of 5 leading builders have partnered to build affordable net zero homes in 5 communities across Canada The future is now for net-zero housing in Canada. Owens Corning was the proponent of a national demonstration project launched by Natural […]

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  • Zero-impact custom portable islands can be placed anywhere in the world The age-old dream about ‘having your own private island’ has taken on a whole new meaning these days. Up until recently, you’d probably need a top-shelf real estate agent to track down that little […]

    Floating paradise

    Zero-impact custom portable islands can be placed anywhere in the world The age-old dream about ‘having your own private island’ has taken on a whole new meaning these days. Up until recently, you’d probably need a top-shelf real estate agent to track down that little […]

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  • Future watch Fantasy letter by an ‘aquanaut’ teen born at an underwater farm off the coast of South America Where: Aequorea of Rio de Janeiro, December 24, 2065 Hi People of the Land. My name is Océane. I’m 15. I’m what they call an aquanaut […]

    Vincent Callebaut Architectures

    Future watch Fantasy letter by an ‘aquanaut’ teen born at an underwater farm off the coast of South America Where: Aequorea of Rio de Janeiro, December 24, 2065 Hi People of the Land. My name is Océane. I’m 15. I’m what they call an aquanaut […]

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