Resources & Information Hub
Welcome to the resource and information hub, a place where you can find real world examples of efficiency and decarbonization initiatives to garner insight into how these projects were implemented, things to be cautious of, and key elements to ensure your project is successful. This page is continually updated to provide the latest information on ways to improve the sustainability of your building portfolio.
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The following case studies outline a variety of initiatives to provide the reader useful information about how they could implement a similar initiative in their own organization.
Fast + Epp Head Office – Reaching Net Zero GHGs & Optimizing Thermal Comfort Case Study
Richmond School District (SD-38), McMath Secondary: Solar Wall Installation Case Study
Concert Properties, 1190 Hornby Street: AI System Application Case Study
Cadillac Fairview, 725 Granville Street: Embodied Carbon Case Study
Cadillac Fairview, 609 Granville Street: Chiller Upgrade Case Study
Cadillac Fairview, HSBC Building: Heat Recovery Chiller Case Study
Concert Properties, Evergreen Health Centre: MUA Retrofit Case Study
Concert Properties, The Remington: MUA Retrofit Case Study
Polaris Realty, Harbour Centre: Data Centre Heat Recovery Chiller
BOMA BC Building Tune-Up Program Case Study: Airport Executive Park, Richmond
BOMA BC Building Tune-Up Program Case Study: 808 W. Hastings St., Vancouver
725 Granville :: Embodied Carbon Assessment Report
The following best practice documents outline an industry supported process for the given sustainability topic. These documents should serve as an educational resource for those implementing sustainability initiatives.
Building Energy Benchmarking & Reporting
This best practice document was developed in consultation with over 20 commercial real estate organizations. It is the culmination of how the industry implements energy benchmarking and reporting effectively and efficiently.
Natural Resources Canada HVAC Self-Assessment Tool and Guide
Natural Resources Canada has developed this voluntary, self-assessment tool to provide feedback on the impact of your HVAC strategies during and after pandemics. It highlights key areas and best practices for efficient HVAC operation during these times and help your operations team to respond with greater confidence.
The following energy and environmental reports contain useful information on a number of sustainability topics.
National Green Building Report – 2020
This annual report highlights the benefits of BOMA BEST certification and how the program improves the sustainability of buildings over time.