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New Ontario Environment Plan Released

The provincial government has released a new Ontario Environment Plan to protect our air, land and water and reduce litter and waste while lowering greenhouse gas emissions and helping communities protect themselves from climate change. 

The plan calls for, among other things, updating the Building Code to equip homes and buildings to withstand extreme weather events, and reviewing the Code to support adoption of cost effective energy efficiency measures.

EQ Awards - February 28, 2018

Know someone building the future?

Check Out Our New EQ Awards Categories

The EQ Awards are approaching, and we’re so excited. Know somebody building the future? A builder, energy advisor, leader, innovator or student deserving recognition? We’ve got several new awards categories: the Student Award (Best Energy Efficient Innovation), Best Green Marketing Campaign (“Print” and “Other”), the Product Innovation Award, and People’s Choice.
Nominations close January 21 st .

Audience voting for People’s Choice will run from Feb. 1st-Feb 8th on
Upcoming EQ Training - January 2019

January is chock full of training for you to upgrade your skills, bring new staff up to speed, or to get yourself ahead of the curve!

January 14 - Residential Part 9 Air Barrier/Air Tightness - An intensive one-day course on what it means for your projects. High performance air barriers and low infiltration rates are essential for ensuring healthy, comfortable, durable, efficient buildings and enclosure systems. Learn More.

January 15 - EnerGuide Rating System V15 - An EnerGuide rating and report simply demonstrates that your home is built far better than code (at less cost than SB12 3.1.1 Prescriptive Compliance), and will help customers understand their home’s energy performance. Learn More.

January 16 - ENERGY STAR Multifamily Builder Training - New! Mid and high-rise builders now have the opportunity to certify their buildings with the trusted ENERGY STAR® brand, commonly known for products, equipment and new homes. A half-day workshop. Learn more .

January 17 - ENERGY STAR Multifamily Licensed Professional Training - New! ENERGY STAR® for New Homes is the most successful certification program in Canadian construction, and now that same level of quality is coming to mid and high-rise residential buildings.A full-day workshop for architects, engineers and energy advisors. Learn More.

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Get featured in our EQ Awards Magazine

At this year’s EQ Awards gala, we will unveil the premiere issue of the EQ Awards Magazine. This special collector’s item will only be published once a year, giving you plenty of chances to be seen among the best in the building industry. You only have until January 11 to sponsor and purchase an ad - don't get left in the dark, act now!   
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