Building Lasting Change 2017Presented by Canada Green Building Council

May. 30, 2017 to Jun. 1, 2017  - Vancouver, B.C.
conference - Public event

A green apartment building under construction in Vancouver. Photo: Stephen Hui, Pembina Institute

Date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Time: 9:45 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. (PDT)

Location: Room 111-112, Vancouver Convention Centre West (1055 Canada Place, Vancouver, B.C.)


Josha MacNab, B.C. director at the Pembina Institute, will speak during an education breakout session at Building Lasting Change 2017, a green building conference, as part of Stream 3: Commercial Real Estate is Meeting the Climate Change Challenge.


The Changing Carbon Landscape: Practical Implications for Organizations & Buildings in Canada

(1 GBCI CE hour)

Carbon targets. Carbon taxes. Cap and trade regulations. Net Zero Carbon buildings. There is a lot on the table to digest. The past year has seen considerable movement around the carbon landscape in Canada. The federal government, provinces and key organizations have worked hard to revitalize efforts to achieve Canada’s 2030 greenhouse gas emissions target. What’s the impact of these regulations and how have other countries responded? How can the commercial real estate sector collaborate to drive a low carbon agenda?

Presented by: Darryl Neate, Oxford Properties; Doug Webber, WSP; Josha MacNab, Pembina Institute


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