Green Building Spotlight

Showcasing the best in green building

Explore the the most innovative projects and the teams, technologies and products that make them great. Here you will find case studies of green building projects including Canada’s top Zero Carbon and LEED certifications. 

Featured Projects

LEED Spotlight: Constitution Square in Ottawa certifies LEED Platinum for EB:O&M

We spoke to Cheryl Barrett, Property Manager at Oxford Properties Group about Oxford’s…
October 7, 2021

evolv1 – Waterloo, Ontario

The first certified Zero Carbon Building – Design project has now achieved dual…
October 7, 2021

Ottawa Station – VIA Rail

VIA Rail’s Ottawa station is one of the Corporation’s busiest nationwide. Located at…
October 7, 2021

The Phenix

Phenix rises again with Zero Carbon Building-certified retrofit Architecture, planning and design firm…
October 7, 2021

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Zero Carbon Building Case Studies

Humber Cultural Hub

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

Co-operators New Headquarters

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

Édifice Jacques-Parizeau

ZCB-Performance certification to guide future Ivanhoé Cambridge projects Located in Montreal’s International District,…
April 28, 2022
Scotia Plaza

Scotia Plaza’s 40 King Street West

Zero carbon building reaches new heights with first ZCB-Performance v2 certification Scotia Plaza’s…
April 28, 2022

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Ottawa Station – VIA Rail

VIA Rail’s Ottawa station is one of the Corporation’s busiest nationwide. Located at…
August 10, 2020

66 Slater Street

Located in the heart of Ottawa’s downtown Central Business District and steps away…
April 20, 2016

Cadillac Fairview’s Yonge Corporate Centre

Located in North York, Ontario, Cadillac Fairview’s Yonge Corporate Centre is a three-building,…
October 9, 2009


Riverside Natural Foods

Sustainability, Nutrition & Leadership, Naturally Canadian-owned Riverside Natural Foods creates healthy, allergy-friendly snacks,…
October 1, 2020

Cintas Toronto Distribution Centre

A comprehensive, employee-led strategy leads to one of Canada’s first TRUE certifications When…
June 1, 2019

Que Pasa Mexican Foods

Canada’s first TRUE certified project part of a journey towards becoming a zero…
March 1, 2019


301 Prudential Drive

Canada’s first IREE-certified strata owned condominium building energy efficiency project The 16 storey…
December 12, 2020

Woodgreen Retrofit Project

Efficiency Capital achieves Canada’s first IREE-certified efficiency project at WoodGreen Community Housing Efficiency…
November 1, 2020

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