Sustainability

If Carbon emissions were reduced to zero today, mean global temperatures will continue to increase due to the Carbon emissions that have already released.[1] This creates challenges for Engineers when designing buildings and infrastructure that must meet the needs for

In January 2019, the City of Vancouver officially declared a Climate Emergency. In doing so, it proposed 6 Big Moves with serious and significant implications for the Buildings and Development industries that have yet to really sink in. Consider Big Move #4… By

In recent years, the City of Vancouver and the province of British Columbia (BC) have been pursuing higher building standards that are being articulated through policies such as the BC Step Code and British Columbia Building Code (BCBC). Passive House (PH) is