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Topic: Energy Efficiency
What is building as a system, and why is it important?
In our report, Assessment of Occupational Skills Needs and Gaps for the Energy Efficiency Buildings Workforce, we discussed the potential of buildings to help Canada reach its carbon reduction goals by 2050. One way in which this can be achieved is through using the “building as a system” approach in design and construction. We’ll take a look at what this term means and what the benefits are.
Energy Efficiency in Buildings: The Challenges and Opportunities in the Drive to Net-Zero
Canada has committed to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050. One particular area presents opportunities into achieving this: energy efficient buildings.
New Research: An opportunity for energy efficiency in the building sector
The building sector presents a unique opportunity to help Canada reach net-zero by 2050. To achieve this, the sector and its workforce must evolve to meet the demands for energy efficiency within new and existing commercial, institutional, and multi-unit residential buildings.