Who we are

Building our way forward

The Canada Green Building Council champions green buildings because they are healthier for people and the planet. We believe green buildings are a cost-effective solution for carbon reduction, job creation, and innovation. By transforming our communities with zero-carbon green buildings, we can put Canada on a path to a more sustainable future. 

5538

LEED certified
buildings

6.8

MILLION TONNES
less GHG emissions from LEED certifications

35.2

MILLION
eMWh of energy savings from LEED certifications

30

current Zero Carbon Building – Performance
certifications

What We Do

CAGBC encourages green building by supporting the people who design, construct and operate buildings. We provide the building sector with innovative standards, verification services, education, and training. Our market research and government advocacy efforts encourage the programs, investments, and policies that will accelerate climate-friendly, zero-carbon buildings, and retrofits. 

National Corporate Leader

Mitsubishi Electric Heating and Cooling

National media partners

Latest Green Building Profiles

Humber Cultural Hub

The art of green building The Humber Cultural Hub (HCH) is part of…
April 2, 2024

Waterfront Innovation Centre

Conceived to achieve the highest standards in environmental sustainability, Menkes Developments‘ state-of-the-art Waterfront…
March 18, 2024

Co-operators New Headquarters

The new Co-operators headquarters building located at 101 Cooper Drive, Guelph, aims to…
June 16, 2023

Vancouver Convention Centre – West

Maintains double LEED Platinum certification Nestled in the heart of Downtown Vancouver, the…
September 16, 2022

Latest News

Is Budget 2024 a “green building” budget?

With the House of Commons adjourned for the summer, the article analyzes Budget…
June 19, 2024

Industry leverages Building Lasting Change as a platform for low-carbon transformation

June 10, 2024 – Toronto, ON – The Building Lasting Change (BLC) conference…
June 10, 2024

2024 CAGBC Awards recognize Canadian green building leaders and projects

Toronto, ON – June 6 – The Canada Green Building Council® (CAGBC) unveiled…
June 6, 2024

Forward-looking ZCB-Design Standard guides ambitious market transformation 

Toronto, ON – June 5, 2024 – Today the Canada Green Building Council®…
June 4, 2024
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