Green Building Design Vancouver BC, Green Building Construction Vancouver - CBR

Green Building Design Vancouver BC, Green Building Construction Vancouver - CBR

It takes a village to build green.

The momentum behind the green building movement is inspiring. From architects working to achieve LEED Certification to your neighbour down the street using water-based BRODA® to stain their deck, people everywhere are trying to find a more environmentally-friendly way to get the job done. We’ve listed a few links here, and if you know of any other resources we should mention, please let us know

Home Builder Magazine
Home BUILDER Magazine - the official magazine of the Canadian Home Builders' Association (CHBA) - the best-read magazine in Canada's multi-million dollar residential construction industry.

Light House Sustainable Building Centre
Light House Sustainable Building Centre is an enterprising non-profit society dedicated to advancing and catalyzing sustainability in British Columbia's built environment. They offer a range of free and fee-based programs and services out of their 1,300 square foot office, resource and display centre on Granville Island, in Vancouver, Canada.

The Canadian Green Building Council
The Canada Green Building Council was formed to accelerate the design and construction of Green Buildings across Canada. The Council is a broad-based inclusive coalition of representatives from different segments of the design and building industry.

GreenerBuildings: The resource for environmentally responsible building development is a free, web-based resource to help companies of all sizes and sectors understand and address building design, construction, and operation.

Building Green
A comprehensive resource on all aspects of green building design in North America, with lots of background information on complex issues such as the LEED® program, carbon footprint of buildings, green products and more.

Green Buildings BC
A provincial initiative enabling BC's publicly funded agencies to dramatically increase the performance of their new and existing buildings through two programs: The New Buildings Program, and The Retrofit Program. These sites also provide a number of information resources for free download.
Blogging the green building revolution. This is a frequently-updated posting of some of the most innovative and interesting building projects from around the world.