News on Energy, Sustainability and Community

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

We’re pleased to share another recent success story!$86,784 was recently presented to Presbyterian Senior Citizens Housing Society by Fortis BC for its recently completed natural gas energy savings retrofits. HiH was pleased to provide an Energy Study that unlocked the

Every now and again it’s nice to pop your head up out of the project list gopher hole and internal work focus to appreciate that you’re part of a much larger community. Each individual and every business contributes to the

HiH is providing mechanical engineering on two new construction projects that are keen to maintain a very comfortable indoor experience for occupants as well as to showcase clean and beautiful architectural and structural elements.As such, we conducted in depth reviews

When clients save big it really does make us feel happy that we do this work!North Shore Winter Club saved a whopping 757,000kWh, representing a 26% reduction in their total electricity use. These savings were recently verified by BC Hydro