Ontario looks to close loophole on energy standards for buildings

They’ve become impossible to miss in cities such as Toronto and Vancouver: giant condo towers that soar higher than even Bay Street’s bank towers. But the building industry’s fixation with glass-walled apartments is a looming energy efficiency nightmare, says one of Canada’s leading building-code experts.   Read the article…………..


Tags assigned to this article:
condoenergyhi-rise

Related Articles

Residents speak up on condo fees (AB)

Strathcona County condo owners have expressed their concerns about the taxes they pay, and requested a decrease as their rates

New strata legislation creates unease for condo owners

New legislation from the provincial government is making it easier for developers to tear down older condominiums, but it’s hurting

Strata councils aim to contain short-term rental services like Airbnb

Strata councils are rewriting rules to keep the growth of short-term rental services such as Airbnb out of their condos