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5% energy retrofit tax credit for BC building owners

“Building owners want to reduce the energy use of their home, office or retail space, but the upfront costs of these retrofits can be a challenge for people,” said Selina Robinson, Minister of Finance. “This Clean Building Tax Credit will help owners of larger—often older and energy-inefficient buildings—invest in cleaner energy retrofits by putting dollars back into their pockets.”

Justin Riemer new head of Emissions Reduction Alberta

Riemer replaces now-former CEO Steve MacDonald, who announced he would be stepping down. He most recently served as assistant deputy minister, Alberta Region of Prairies Economic Development Canada (PrairiesCan).

2022 champions for energy-efficient products, homes, buildings

Energy Star Canada announced the recipients of its 2022 awards “for their remarkable contributions in promoting the most energy-efficient products, new homes and buildings”. Since the program’s inception in 2001, Energy Star-certified products are estimated to have saved about 237 petajoules of energy.
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The rise of smart agtech in indoor farming lighting

The global market for indoor farming is expected to expand to USD $75.3-billion by 2028. Despite this projection, high energy costs remain an important obstacle to market growth. With up to 65% of an indoor farm’s operational budget spent on energy, reducing energy costs wherever possible will provide tangible benefits for farmers, consumers, and the environment. » Learn more
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Brampton’s Susan Fennell is getting a makeover – for energy efficiency

The Susan Fennell Sportsplex is getting a funding injection of over $15.7 million for energy efficiency retrofits. The funding comes from a federal program providing $1.5 billion over five years toward green and accessible retrofits, repairs or upgrades of existing public community buildings and the construction of new publicly accessible community buildings that serve high-needs, underserved communities. » Read more

ASHRAE 2022 Building Performance Analysis Conference

The theme of the conference “Better buildings, less carbon: supporting the transition to a clean and just climate” focuses on research and methodology for minimizing operational carbon in buildings. The conference features more than 50 paper and 40 non-paper presentations, along with three keynotes. » Learn more

16th Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology

Hosted by the Ontario Building Envelope Council, the overall theme of the conference is “Healthy, Efficient and Resilient: Constructing Today’s Buildings for Tomorrow”. The event promises over 40 technical sessions, with topics ranging from advanced performance modelling approaches, building retrofits and construction best practices to net zero energy buildings. » Read more
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BOMEX – BOMA Canada Annual Conference

Dates & Location: September 13-15, Charlottetown
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Light + Building

Dates & Location: October 2-6, Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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Canadian Conference on Building Science and Technology

Dates & Location: October 27-28, Woodbridge, Ont.
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ASHRAE 2023 HVAC Cold Climate Conference

Dates & Location: March 6-8, 2023, Anchorage, Alaska
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