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by Brian Burton on June 26, 2020
The CRE Pandemic Parachute
by Brian Burton on June 26, 2020
Taking certain steps can flatten the curve somewhat along with specific measures you can take to start stabilizing as we attempt to re-establish some semblance of normal.... Read full article
by Brian Burton on June 03, 2020
The Pandemic and the Impact on Canadian Commercial Tenants
by Brian Burton on June 03, 2020
Over the long term most businesses, including those involved in commercial real estate will face challenges as planning takes place to modify workspaces & processes to enable all- important “social distancing” and other measures....... Read full article
by Energi Pros on January 19, 2020
Energy Efficient LED Lighting for Parking Lots
by Energi Pros on January 19, 2020
LED parking lot lights require no maintenance, consume significantly less power, and provide better light quality, which makes them a great alternative to HID fixtures.... Read full article
by Bill Gates - gatesnotes on November 01, 2019
Buildings are bad for the climate. Here’s what we can do about it.
by Bill Gates - gatesnotes on November 01, 2019
There are two ways in which buildings are responsible for greenhouse gases. The first is the construction phase: Buildings are made of concrete and steel, both of which produce a lot of emissions when they’re being made.... Read full article
by mcCallumSather News on October 19, 2019
Endress+Hauser: Building for a Sustainable Future
by mcCallumSather News on October 19, 2019
Endress+Hauser Canada is investing in a sustainable, $28 million, Customer Experience Centre in Burlington, Ontario. Designed by mcCallumSather, the new two-storey, 47,000 square-foot facility will target net zero energy...... Read full article
by Johnson Controls on September 20, 2019
An Innovative Energy Distribution System Incorporates Reliable Battery Storage
by Johnson Controls on September 20, 2019
A recent demonstration of the DCBMP in Chino showcased the feasibility, resilience and energy efficiency of a commercial-scale DC building grid.... Read full article
by Rainwater Resources on August 25, 2019
Why Invest in the Asset of Commercial Rainwater Harvesting
by Rainwater Resources on August 25, 2019
All commercial buildings will find cost effective benefits in rainwater harvesting. Any building with a large square foot roof, and high demand for non-potable water, is a top priority candidate for rainwater harvesting.... Read full article
by BDC Publishing on August 09, 2019
Your Commercial Real Estate Advisors - Get the Right Team Behind You When Buying
by BDC Publishing on August 09, 2019
Though it’s an often-overlooked first step, putting together the right team of advisors before you start shopping for a new business space is essential. ... Read full article
by Fitwel - Press Release on August 05, 2019
Lemay's New Office Receives Fitwel Exceptional 3-Star Rating
by Fitwel - Press Release on August 05, 2019
The Phenix, a former warehouse transformed by Lemay into an office and laboratory for sustainable practices, is the first project in Quebec (and the second in Canada) to obtain a perfect 3-star Fitwel rating.... Read full article
by Natural Resources Canada on July 28, 2019
Canada Invests in Energy Efficiency Retrofits in Canadian Municipalities
by Natural Resources Canada on July 28, 2019
Retrofitting homes and buildings to make them more energy-efficient lowers costs, reduces maintenance requirements, creates a more pleasant living environment and increases the value of the home or building, all while reducing environmental footprint... Read full article
by Lumenpulse on July 28, 2019
Lumenpulse Group Headquarters certified LEED Silver Certification
by Lumenpulse on July 28, 2019
"Building operations are nearly 40% of the solution to the global climate change challenge," said Rick Fedrizzi, President, CEO & Founding Chair, U.S. Green Building Council. ... Read full article
by Holly Welles on June 23, 2019
A Guide to Reducing CRE's Carbon Footprint
by Holly Welles on June 23, 2019
With greater attention on sustainability, commercial property owners and their tenants are taking steps to reduce their carbon footprint.... Read full article