Posts Tagged ‘canadian green building awards winning projects’

ONE YORK STREET - Toronto, ON

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Commercial/Industrial [Large] Award

Jury comments: We were impressed that this tower incorporated so many innovative sustainable features, whether or not they would achieve credits on a check list. Things like individualized climate controls for office workers, and a public park rather than simply amenity space for building occupants, were notable examples of this approach.

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CENTRE DE DÉCOUVERTE - Boucherville, QC

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Institutional [Small] Award

Jury comments: This building was notable for its strong focus on sustainable strategies, implemented in a most elegant and beautifully detailed way. The use of natural ventilation and daylighting was particularly innovative. We also appreciated the multiple ways in which local wood was used.

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ECOLOGY ACTION CENTRE HEADQUARTERS - Halifax, NS

Tuesday, June 5th, 2018

Commercial/Industrial [Small] Award

Jury comments: The fact the community was actively engaged in this project speaks to the often overlooked issue of social and cultural sustainability. As such, it provides a reminder that successful community architecture is as much about process as it is about the final product. The energy performance and the creative use of salvaged materials were particularly impressive.

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