Sustainability Archive

  • Dubai’s Rosemont Hotel and Residences to feature stunning artificial world It’s common knowledge that Dubai, on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf, is well-known as a business hub extraordinaire with a dry desert climate. But by 2019, visitors to this iconic city of skyscrapers […]

    Rainforest in the desert

    Dubai’s Rosemont Hotel and Residences to feature stunning artificial world It’s common knowledge that Dubai, on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf, is well-known as a business hub extraordinaire with a dry desert climate. But by 2019, visitors to this iconic city of skyscrapers […]

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  • Sharon Village combines lifestyle of uncompromising style and heritage with convenience When it comes to a perfect GTA lifestyle, Sharon Village offers the best of both worlds. Located just 30 minutes north of Toronto, this Vogue Development Group community oozes historic charm with a relaxing […]

    Best of both worlds

    Sharon Village combines lifestyle of uncompromising style and heritage with convenience When it comes to a perfect GTA lifestyle, Sharon Village offers the best of both worlds. Located just 30 minutes north of Toronto, this Vogue Development Group community oozes historic charm with a relaxing […]

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  • Times Group continues to lead the way with its environmentally-friendly Key West condo project With a track record that speaks for itself, Times Group’s commitment to environmentally sustainable development is second to none. A premier name in the industry with 25 years of business and […]

    Living green

    Times Group continues to lead the way with its environmentally-friendly Key West condo project With a track record that speaks for itself, Times Group’s commitment to environmentally sustainable development is second to none. A premier name in the industry with 25 years of business and […]

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  • Pine Glen Developments values quality while providing top workmanship at fair market price Quality, quality, quality – the word is worth repeating when talking about Pine Glen Developments. In every discussion about the Oakville general contractors – whether with partners or customers – that same […]

    Attention to detail

    Pine Glen Developments values quality while providing top workmanship at fair market price Quality, quality, quality – the word is worth repeating when talking about Pine Glen Developments. In every discussion about the Oakville general contractors – whether with partners or customers – that same […]

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  •   By William Hirsch Green building is the catch phrase for the creation of houses that are energy-efficient and environmentally responsible in their design and construction. I’m old enough to remember the first Earth Day in 1970 when we called green building and sustainable design “ecology.” […]

    The straight goods on green building and energy-efficient home design

      By William Hirsch Green building is the catch phrase for the creation of houses that are energy-efficient and environmentally responsible in their design and construction. I’m old enough to remember the first Earth Day in 1970 when we called green building and sustainable design “ecology.” […]

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  • How architecture and engineering promote sustainable lifestyles in urban centres Developers build for the future. But only recently has sustainability become a major factor for the industry. Over the last decade, developers experienced a dramatic shift from regarding green features as optional features to following […]

    The role of new development in the future of green cities

    How architecture and engineering promote sustainable lifestyles in urban centres Developers build for the future. But only recently has sustainability become a major factor for the industry. Over the last decade, developers experienced a dramatic shift from regarding green features as optional features to following […]

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  • The Bjarke Ingels Group’s King Street West design melds suburban sensibilities with cityscape It’s not exactly a walk on the wild side, but standout architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has definitely stepped outside the box with its much-heralded King Street West project. Breaking with […]

    A glimpse of Toronto’s future

    The Bjarke Ingels Group’s King Street West design melds suburban sensibilities with cityscape It’s not exactly a walk on the wild side, but standout architecture firm Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has definitely stepped outside the box with its much-heralded King Street West project. Breaking with […]

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  • Ottawa’s Innovation Centre at Bayview Yards poised to take its place among top entrepreneurial hubs Ingenuity and sustainable progressive thinking are talking points for Toronto’s MaRS Discovery District and Waterloo’s Communitech, but now they’ve got company. Enter Ottawa’s Innovation Centre at Bayview Yards (ICBY). The […]

    On the cusp

    Ottawa’s Innovation Centre at Bayview Yards poised to take its place among top entrepreneurial hubs Ingenuity and sustainable progressive thinking are talking points for Toronto’s MaRS Discovery District and Waterloo’s Communitech, but now they’ve got company. Enter Ottawa’s Innovation Centre at Bayview Yards (ICBY). The […]

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  •   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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