Step Code in the News

Building smart includes key considerations for high-performance walls-April 24th, 2019, Journal of Commerce

Council gives consideration to B.C. Step Code-April 4th, 2019, Interior News

Commercial Real Estate: Green building codes could be boon for business– March 27th, 2019, The Vancouver Sun

B.C. step code to spur green building material boom: report-March 27th, 2019, Journal of Commerce

Study Finds BC Energy Step Code Could Deliver Up To 1,700 Jobs– March 12th, 2019,

Nelson workshop will update builders on energy efficiency techniques– February 20th, 2019, The Nelson Star

New regional energy efficiency program set to launch this spring– February 18th, 2019, The Nelson Daily

How are things stepping up with BC Energy Step Code?– February 11th, 2019, Journal of Commerce

A new recipe for climate success– February 11th, 2019, Corporate Knights

Innovative, sustainable custom home designs still draw clients– January 17th, 2019, Calgary´s Business

Breakfast event inspires building and construction conversations– January 15th, 2019,

Revelstoke’s first passive house standard commercial building underway-January 14th, 2019, Revelstoke Mountaineer

Low Carbon Resilience: Best Practices for Professionals– January 3rd, 2019, weADAPT

Commercial Real Estate: 51 developments apply for Better Buildings project-January 1st, 2019, The Province

City of Powell River places emphasis on Climate Change– December 31st, 2018, Powell River Peak

Imagine a Cleaner, More Affordable Canada– December 19th, 2018, Corporate Knights

New BC Climate Plan Praised By Construction Industry as Good for Business-Dec 12th, 2018, EnergiNews

Construction sector welcomes BC Climate plan as good for business-Dec 11th, 2018, Pembina Institute

B.C.´s Energy Step Code: Driving Market Transformation-n.d., Passive House Buildings

Elkford Council News-November 29th, 2019, East Kootenay News Online Weekly

Charting the Path to Emission-Free Buildings in BC– November 5th, 2018, The Tyee

Cariboo company building second net-zero energy home in Northern BC-November 2nd, 2018, The Terrace Standard

BC minister of energy announces new sustainable construction initiative during campus visit-November 2nd, 2018, The Ubyssey

Are Your Developments Comfortable, Innovative and High Performing?-October 11th, 2018, Journal of Commerce

B.C. Needs Bold Action To Make Homes And Buildings Energy Efficient– October 10th, 2018, Huffington Post

Resort Municipality of Whistler Moves Ahead With Energy Performance Initiatives– July 25th, 2018, CivicInfoBC

Industrial building in Prince George, B.C., holds record for most airtight– July 15th, 2018, The Globe and Mail

Column: Tri-Cities must step it up on energy efficiency-June 30th, 2018, Tri-City News

A Roadmap for Canada´s Buildings Strategy-June 27th, 2018, Policy Options

Kamloops takes step by step strategy– June 26th, 2018, Kamloops this Week

City of Campbell River to offer discounts on permits for energy efficient buildings– April 11th, 2018, Campbell River Mirror

City of Kamloops aims to take an energy step up-March 28th, 2018, Kamloops this Week

Whistler looks to new building code for greener buildings– March 8th, 2018, Pique Newsmagazine

B.C. moving fast on green building initiatives: Panel– March 8th, 2018, Sustainable Biz Canada

Kimberley City Council approves changes to Energy Efficient Building Incentive Program-March 7th, 2018, Kimberley Bulletin

Buying into Home Energy Performance– February 27th, 2018, The Columbia Valley Pioneer

Home energy efficiency workshops upcoming– February 26th, 2018, East Kootenay News Online Weekly

Passive aggressive: building for the future today-February 22nd, 2018, The Squamish Chief

LETTER: Strategy needed to reduce home emissions– February 20th, 2018, Saanich News

Vancouver municipalities adopt new BC Energy Step Code-February 5th, 2018- Sustainable Biz Canada

Opinion: In the push for better buildings, B.C. leads the pack– February 2nd, 2018-The Vancouver Sun

Karen Tam Wu: Six ways B.C. can defend the climate and economy in 2018 – January 25th, 2018 – The Georgia Straight

Comment: High-performance buildings will save energy– December 28th, 2017 -Times Colonist

An Exciting Year for Energy-Efficient Buildings in British Columbia– December 19th, 2017- The Energy Collective

LETTER: City of North Vancouver steps up to task of building better – November 3rd, 2017 – North Shore News

The Tipping Point: Scaling Up Performance -Winter 2017/2018 – Western Exteriors

Campaign urges elected officials to “step it up” on energy efficiency –October 10th, 2017- Building Magazine

BC campaign to put Step Code into action launches–  September 26th, 2017- Energy Manager


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