Jessica Williams

November 2, 2020

Deeper Thinking: Building Energy Audits for Carbon Reduction

Overview For over 30 years, commercial energy audits have been the cornerstone of energy reduction programs for existing buildings. In the last several years, the global […]
October 27, 2020

BC Energy Step Code Airtightness Testing for Part 3 Buildings

Whole building airtightness testing is a regulatory requirement for residential and non-residential new construction projects in British Columbia under the BC Energy Step Code. With an […]
October 26, 2020

Project Visioning and Sustainable Design Charrette

ZEBx and the Living Future Vancouver have teamed up to offer a Project Visioning and Pre-Design Charrette pilot program. Get access to the City of Vancouver’s […]
October 5, 2020

Batik Apartments: A Low-Carbon Central Domestic Hot Water System

This case study describes the innovative solutions used in the central heat pump domestic hot water system of Batik Apartments, a mixed-use, mid-rise residential building in […]
October 5, 2020

Orion: Near-Zero Emissions Multi-Unit Residential Building

Orion is a multi-unit residential building in Pemberton, British Columbia. The project is expected to exceed the energy efficiency requirements set for its region and meet […]
September 14, 2020

Pattern Language from Passive House Workshop

Past Event Offered September 10, 17, 24 and October 1, 2020 Overview How to Design and Build High-Performance Apartment Buildings at the Lowest Possible Cost  “A […]
September 8, 2020

Fire Hall No.17: North America’s First Passive House Fire Hall

In 2018, the City of Vancouver began the design to replace Fire Hall No.17. with a new building. The new facility is the first fire hall […]
August 28, 2020

Decarb Lunch August 2020

Roddan Lodge: Vancouver’s new near zero emissions social housing facility Past Event: August 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:30 pm Overview The Roddan Lodge redevelopment strives […]