Atlantic Focus

In collaboration with SAB Magazine, we publish one Atlantic Focus issue a year. Each issue features local green building issues, projects, technologies, and leaders.


Atlantic Focus 2021



Atlantic Focus 2020



Atlantic Focus 2019


The issue includes:

  • Green Gables Visitor Centre - Tradition upheld in pursuing LEED Gold
  • Gold level unlocked - Rural Newfoundland community sets sights on, and achieves, sustainable building goal
  • We Need Diverse Energy Sources to Meet Atlantic Canada’s Diverse Energy Needs
  • A centre for healthy & sustainable living - New Kinesiology building on UNB Fredericton campus inspires students and the community
  • Saltstone - Solterre Design’s decades of experience in green architecture faced a new challenge
  • Pomerleau: Two long-term health projects designed for LEED certification
  • The new generation warehouse - A first for the CaGBC Zero Carbon Building standard
  • Retrofitting buildings to reduce our carbon footprint might just be the most important thing we’re not talking about

Atlantic Focus 2018


The issue includes:

  • Clean Net Zero - Reducing our ecological footprint one home at a time
  • IKEA Halifax - New store a flagship of sustainability
  • Dalhousie University - Green building for the future
  • Hebron Heights - Retrofit makes business case for Passive House construction
  • The Lightfoot & Wolfville Winery - Building reflects owners' philosophy of harmony with the earth
  • Become part of something bigger as an Emerging Green Professional
  • Building a better tomorrow - City of Mount Pearl sets eye on future with three new buildings
  • Case Study: Fredericton PV Project New Brunswick's largest
  • Moving Towards Carbon Neutral: How Stantec and BGIS are helping with Deep Energy Retrofits

Atlantic Focus 2017


The issue includes:

  • Upcoming Events & Membership Updates
  • Groundswell House
    Cow Bay, Nova Scotia
  • Ecology Action Centre
    A Deep-Energy Retrofit of a Century-Old Building – Halifax
  • Sustainability Leads Fredericton’s Hilton House Research Station to Choose Springhouse Steel Shingles for Its New Roof
  • 351 Water Street – St. John’s, NL First LEED Gold in the province a model for new development
  • Evolution of Green Building at Dalhousie
  • Q Lofts – Integrated design and construction sets a standard in performance and durability
  • Sustainability in the Classroom: Charles P. Allen High School
  • Li Tiny House
  • IL Trullo Ristorante King’s Wharf Place Dartmouth