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Sustainable Biz BIZ Sustainable business goes mainstream

SBC Staff | BIZ Buzz | 2016-04-15
In February 2016 Sustainable Biz Canada opened here at SustainbleBiz.ca to provide news, information and commentary about sustainability issues for...

 Using big data to help solve the building energy problem

Big Data isn’t just an impressive show of new technology, it’s a way to solve problems. Now the U.S. Department...

 Cost is biggest challenge for UBC wood project

One of the biggest challenges for designing what will soon be the world’s tallest wood building, the University of British...

 Environmental Sciences Building opens at U of T campus

An innovative new research and teaching facility for the study of environmental sciences and chemistry opened officially last week at the...

 Edmonton International Airport receives LEED Gold certifications

Edmonton International Airport (EIA) has been awarded the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification for the south...

 Sobeys distribution centre receives LEED silver

The Terrebonne distribution centre is the first automated distribution centre for a grocery retailer in Quebec, and the second in...

 LEED Platinum skyscraper in Guangzhou, China

The Pearl River Tower, an environmentally-smart building that stands as a landmark within the Guangzhou skyline, has passed LEED-CS platinum...

 United Nations HQ wins 2015 Beyond Green™ Award

The Honor Award in the High-Performance Buildings Category — the top prize in the National Institute of Building Sciences Sustainable Buildings Industry...

 France to ban supermarkets from throwing away food

In an effort to tackle the dual problems of food waste and poverty, France just passed a groundbreaking law that...

 Canada a Global leader in green real estate

REIT.com | Sustainable Biz Canada | 2016-02-09
Chris Pyke, COO of the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) Pyke said he was “impressed and surprised” that the entire...
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